Supply Chain Management / Edition 2

Supply Chain Management / Edition 2

by Sunil Chopra, Peter Meindl, Peter Meindl
     
 

ISBN-10: 013101028X

ISBN-13: 9780131010284

Pub. Date: 05/01/2003

Publisher: Pearson

For advanced undergraduate and MBA courses in Supply Chain Management. This book brings together the strategic role of the supply chain, key strategic drivers of supply chain performance, and the tools and techniques for supply chain analysis. Every chapter gives suggestions that managers can use in practice and all methodologies are illustrated with an application in…  See more details below

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For advanced undergraduate and MBA courses in Supply Chain Management. This book brings together the strategic role of the supply chain, key strategic drivers of supply chain performance, and the tools and techniques for supply chain analysis. Every chapter gives suggestions that managers can use in practice and all methodologies are illustrated with an application in Excel. Fully updated material keeps the book on the forefront of supply chain management. Distribution networks (Chapter 4); Sourcing (Chapter 13), discusses different sourcing activities including supplier assessment, supplier contracts, design collaboration, and procurement; Price and revenue management (Chapter 15); Early coverage of designing the supply chain network—after developing a strategic framework, readers can discuss supply chain network design in Chapters 5 and 6 and then move on to demand, supply, inventory, and transportation planning; Information Technology in the Supply Chain (Chapter 17). For business professionals managing the supply chain.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131010284
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
05/01/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 10.06(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IBuilding a Strategic Framework to Analyze Supply Chains1
Ch. 1Understanding the Supply Chain3
Ch. 2Supply Chain Performance: Achieving Strategic Fit and Scope27
Ch. 3Supply Chain Drivers and Obstacles51
Pt. IIDesigning the Supply Chain Network69
Ch. 4Designing the Distribution Network in a Supply Chain71
Ch. 5Network Design in the Supply Chain98
Ch. 6Network Design in an Uncertain Environment136
Pt. IIIPlanning Demand and Supply in a Supply Chain169
Ch. 7Demand Forecasting in a Supply Chain171
Ch. 8Aggregate Planning in the Supply Chain205
Ch. 9Planning Supply and Demand in the Supply Chain: Managing Predictable Variability228
Pt. IVPlanning and Managing Inventories in a Supply Chain247
Ch. 10Managing Economies of Scale in the Supply Chain: Cycle Inventory249
Ch. 11Managing Uncertainty in the Supply Chain: Safety Inventory296
Ch. 12Determining Optimal Level of Product Availability341
Pt. VSourcing, Transporting, and Pricing Products385
Ch. 13Sourcing Decisions in a Supply Chain387
Ch. 14Transportation in the Supply Chain411
Ch. 15Pricing and Revenue Management in the Supply Chain457
Pt. VICoordination and Technology in the Supply Chain475
Ch. 16Coordination in the Supply Chain477
Ch. 17Information Technology and the Supply Chain510
Ch. 18E-Business and the Supply Chain527
Name Index559
Subject Index561

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