The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit provides warehouse, inventory and transport managers with a comprehensive set of tools to tackle many of the day-to-day issues in order to drive efficiency and business success. In a busy, rapidly moving environment it offers quick, reliable advice and combines crucial logistics tools with key business techniques including SWOT analysis, Gantt Charts, Cause and Effect Analysis, and Maister's rule. Each tool is explained and put into context and examples are given of how it can be used within logistics.
The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit is the only complete toolkit that offers a guide to meeting day-to-day challenges and is an ideal companion to The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management.
|Publisher:||Kogan Page, Ltd|
|Product dimensions:||9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Gwynne Richards has over 30 years' experience in logistics and supply chain management. As well as running his own successful logistics consultancy, he provides a number of courses on warehouse and transport management for practitioners. He is a visiting lecturer at the University of Warwick and the University of Aston. He is also the author of Warehouse Management.
Susan Grinsted is an educator, trainer and consultant. She works with a number of educational institutions in Britain, France and Finland, as well as multinational companies all over the world. Her work focuses on transferring knowledge and skills to enable those companies to improve their performance.
Table of Contents
** Chapter - 00: Introduction; ** Chapter - 01: Warehouse management tools; ** Chapter - 02: Transport management tools; ** Chapter - 03: Inventory management tools; ** Chapter - 04: Supply chain management tools; ** Chapter - 05: Outsourcing tools; ** Chapter - 06: General management tools; ** Chapter - 07: Performance management tools; ** Chapter - 08: Financial management tools and ratios; ** Chapter - 09: Problem-solving tools