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Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning and Operation / Edition 1
     

Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning and Operation / Edition 1

by Sunil Chopra, Peter Meindl, Peter Meindl
 

ISBN-10: 0130264652

ISBN-13: 9780130264657

Pub. Date: 10/10/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

With extensive suggestions that managers can use in practice, this book explores the strategic role of the supply chain, key managerial concepts in supply chain management, and the tools and techniques for supply chain design and planning. Understanding the Supply Chain. Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic

Overview

With extensive suggestions that managers can use in practice, this book explores the strategic role of the supply chain, key managerial concepts in supply chain management, and the tools and techniques for supply chain design and planning. Understanding the Supply Chain. Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic Fit & Scope. Supply Chain Drivers and Obstacles. Demand Forecasting in a Supply Chain. Aggregate Planning in the Supply Chain. Planning Supply and Demand in the Supply Chain: Managing Predictable Variability. Managing Economies of Scale in the Supply Chain: Cycle Inventory. Managing Uncertainty in a Supply Chain: Safety Inventory. Determining Optimal Level of Product Availability. Transportation in the Supply Chain. Facility Decisions: Network Design in the Supply Chain. Information Technology and the Supply Chain. Coordination in the Supply Chain. E-business and the Supply Chain. Financial Evaluation of Supply Chain Decisions. For consultants in general and specifically those that are active in supply chain consulting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130264657
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
10/10/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
457
Product dimensions:
7.99(w) x 10.00(h) x 4.13(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: BUILDING A STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK TO ANALYZE SUPPLY CHAINS 1(65)
Understanding the Supply Chain
3(22)
Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic Fit and Scope
25(24)
Supply Chain Drivers and Obstacles
49(16)
PART TWO: PLANNING DEMAND AND SUPPLY IN A SUPPLY CHAIN 65(70)
Demand Forecasting in a Supply Chain
67(34)
Aggregate Planning in a Supply Chain
101(20)
Planning Supply and Demand in a Supply Chain: Managing Predictable Variability
121(14)
PART THREE: PLANNING AND MANAGING INVENTORIES IN A SUPPLY CHAIN 135(124)
Managing Economies of Scale in a Supply Chain: Cycle Inventory
137(42)
Managing Uncertainty in a Supply Chain: Safety Inventory
179(42)
Determining Optimal Level of Product Availability
221(38)
PART FOUR: TRANSPORTATION, NETWORK DESIGN, AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN A SUPPLY CHAIN 259(98)
Transportation in a Supply Chain
261(42)
Facility Decisions: Network Design in a Supply Chain
303(32)
Information Technology in a Supply Chain
335(22)
PART FIVE: COORDINATING A SUPPLY CHAIN AND THE ROLE OF E-BUSINESS 357(62)
Coordination in a Supply Chain
359(32)
E-Business and the Supply Chain
391(28)
PART SIX: FINANCIAL FACTORS INFLUENCING SUPPLY CHAIN DECISIONS 419(30)
Financial Evaluation of Supply Chain Decisions
421(28)
Name Index 449(2)
Subject Index 451

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