Supply Chain Management / Edition 3

Supply Chain Management / Edition 3

by Sunil Chopra, Peter Meindl
     
 

This book brings together the strategic role of the supply chain, key strategic drivers of supply chain performance, and the underlying tools and techniques for supply chain analysis. Students are able to articulate the strategic importance of supply chain thinking and support their ideas with evidence that can be built using models. See more details below

Overview

This book brings together the strategic role of the supply chain, key strategic drivers of supply chain performance, and the underlying tools and techniques for supply chain analysis. Students are able to articulate the strategic importance of supply chain thinking and support their ideas with evidence that can be built using models.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131730427
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
04/05/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
8.34(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Understanding the supply chain3
Ch. 2Supply chain performance : achieving strategic fit and scope22
Ch. 3Supply chain drivers and metrics44
Ch. 4Designing distribution networks and applications to e-business75
Ch. 5Network design in the supply chain114
Ch. 6Network design in an uncertain environment152
Ch. 7Demand forecasting in a supply chain187
Ch. 8Aggregate planning in a supply chain218
Ch. 9Planning supply and demand in a supply chain : managing predictable variability241
Ch. 10Managing economies of scale in a supply chain : cycle inventory261
Ch. 11Managing uncertainty in a supply chain : safety inventory304
Ch. 12Determining the optimal level of product availability346
Ch. 13Transportation in a supply chain385
Ch. 14Sourcing decisions in a supply chain417
Ch. 15Pricing and revenue management in a supply chain459
Ch. 16Information technology in a supply chain482
Ch. 17Coordination in a supply chain497

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