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Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management
Securing a Superior Global Edge

January 2022 | 784 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

Supply Chain Management: Securing a Superior Global Edge takes an integrated approach to managing supply chains by addressing the critically important areas of globalization, sustainability, and ethics within every chapter. Authors Ray Venkataraman and Ozgun Demirag use a wide variety of real-world cases and examples from the manufacturing and service sectors to illustrate innovative supply chain strategies and technologies. With a focus on decision-making and problem-solving, Supply Chain Management provides students with tools they need to succeed in today’s fiercely competitive, interconnected global economy.  


Key Features:

  • Includes coverage of COVID-19, big data, technology tools, and other current topics influencing supply chains
  • In-text examples and solved problems walk students step-by-step through each calculation 
  • Case Studies and SCM Profiles provide real-world insights into cutting-edge supply chain practices 
  • Practice Problems give students opportunity to apply what they've learned 

Part I: Introduction to Supply Chain Management and Supply Chain Strategy
Chapter 1: Introduction to Managing Global Supply Chains
Chapter 2: Global Supply Chain Strategy
Part II: Strategic Decisions in Supply Chain Management
Chapter 3: Supply Chain Considerations in Product and Service Design
Chapter 4: Designing Processes and Capacity Planning for Supply Chains
Chapter 5: Supply Chain Network Design
Chapter 5 Supplement: Advanced Models for Network Location and Capacity Allocation
Part III: Tactical Decisions in Supply Chain Management
Chapter 6: Demand Management and Customer Service
Chapter 7: Demand Forecasting Methods
Chapter 8: Sales and Operations Planning
Chapter 8 Supplement: Developing Sales and Operations Plan Using Linear Programming
Chapter 9: Supplier Management
Chapter 10: Logistics Management
Part IV: Operational Decisions in Supply Chain Management
Chapter 11: Lean Operations and Supply Chains
Chapter 12: Inventory Management in Supply Chains
Chapter 13: Inventory Control Models for Supply Chains
Chapter 13 Supplement: Advanced Inventory Control Models for Supply Chains
Part V: Cross-Functional and Integrative Decisions in Supply Chain Management
Chapter 14: Pricing and Revenue Management in Supply Chains
Chapter 15: Role of Technology in Supply Chain Management


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ISBN: 9781544375571