Supply Management: The Key to Supply Chain Management / Edition 8

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Overview

Supply Management is a major revision of the classic text in the field of procurement. The Eighth Edition builds on the strengths of prior editions, while including state of the art coverage and enhancements to help prepare students for the globalized world of business they will enter.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073381459
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 1/5/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 243,566
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

PART 1 - The Foundation

1. The Progression to Professional Supply Management


2. Organizational Issues


3. Supply Management: An Organization Spanning Activity

4. A Portfolio of Relationships

PART 2 - The Requirements Process


5. New Product Development


6. Purchasing Descriptions and Specifications


7. Managing for Quality


8. The Procurement of Equipment


9. Purchasing Services

PART 3 - Sourcing: Sourcing Perception and Corporate Outsourcing


10. Outsourcing


11. Sourcing


12. Global Supply Management

PART 4 - Cost Management


13. Total Cost of Ownership


14. Price and Cost Analysis


15. Methods of Compensation


16. Negotiation

PART 5 - Managing Contracts and Relationships


17. Contract Formation and Legal Issues


18. Contract and Relationship Management


19. Ethics and Social Responsibilities

PART 6 - Materials Management


20. Production and Inventory Control


21. Demand Management and Logistics

PART 7 - Implementing Value Network Management


22. Implementing Value Network Management


Name Index


Subject Index
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 24, 2012

    Recommend for anyone entering Supply Chain

    I LOVE, LOVE NOOKStudy. Allows highlighting & indexes your highlights and notes for ease in finding them later. Searching the text for needed information is so easy, I don't ever want to go back to a hardback text book.

    This text is a great resource for those entering supply chain. It gives layman explanations to terms and is very easy to follow.

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