Modeling the Supply Chain / Edition 2

Modeling the Supply Chain / Edition 2

by Jeremy F. Shapiro
     
 


Supply chains don't manage themselves, although managers sometimes wish they did. For everything you'll need to know about analyzing supply chains, you'll need MODELING THE SUPPLY CHAIN. By using models to analyze the supply chain, you can quickly and effectively find ways to optimize its performance. And because this supply chain textbook is loaded with clear… See more details below

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Supply chains don't manage themselves, although managers sometimes wish they did. For everything you'll need to know about analyzing supply chains, you'll need MODELING THE SUPPLY CHAIN. By using models to analyze the supply chain, you can quickly and effectively find ways to optimize its performance. And because this supply chain textbook is loaded with clear illustrations and practical study tools, this is the textbook that will help you be effective during test times as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495126096
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/17/2006
Series:
Duxbury Applied Ser.
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: INTRO TO SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT AND SUPPORTING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES. 1. Supply Chain Management, Integrated Planning, and Models. 2. Information Technology. Part II: MODELS. 3. Fundamentals of Optimization Models: Linear Programming. Appendix 3A: The Simplex Method of Linear Programming. 4. Fundamentals of Optimization Models: Mixed Integer Programming. Appendix 4A: The Branch-and-Bound Method for Mixed Integer Programming. 5. Unified Optimization Methodology for Operational Planning Problems. Appendix 5A: A Recursive Method for Optimizing Routes. 6. Overview of Descriptive Models. 7. Supply Chain Decision Databases. Part III: APPLICATIONS. 8. Strategic and Tactical Supply Chain Planning. 9. Operational Supply Chain Planning. 10. Inventory Planning. 11. Supply Chain Decision Making under Uncertainty. Part IV: THE FUTURE. 12. Beyond Supply Chain Optimization to Enterprise Optimization. 13. Organizational Adaptation to Modeling Systems. Credits. Index.

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