Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259549720.jpeg 4 9781259549724 The fourth edition of Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core focuses on the important “core” concepts in the dynamic field of operations. Just as lava flows from the core of the earth, operations and supply chain management is the core of business. Material must flow through supply chain processes to create cash output and input. This new edition has an increased focus on supply chain analytics involving the analysis of data to better solve business problems. Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective
Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core

Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core

4th Edition
By F. Robert Jacobs and Richard Chase
ISBN10: 1259549720
ISBN13: 9781259549724
Copyright: 2017
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Strategy and Analytics

1. Operations and Supply Chain Management

2. Strategy and Sustainability

3. Forecasting

4. Strategic Capacity Management

A. Learning Curves

5. Projects

Manufacturing and Service Processes

6. Manufacturing Processes

A. Break-Even Analysis

7. Service Processes

8. Sales and Operations Planning

9. Material Requirements Planning

10. Quality Management and Six-sigma

Supply Chain Processes and Analytics

11. Inventory Management

12. Lean Supply Chains

13. Global Sourcing and Procurement

14. Location, Logistics and Distribution

Appendix

A. Linear Programming Using the Excel Solver

B. Answers to Selected Problems

C. Present Value Table

D. Negative Exponential Distribution

E. Areas of the Cumulative Standard Normal Distribution

About the Author

F. Robert Jacobs

F. Robert Jacobs is Chase Faculty Fellow Professor of Operations Management at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University. He received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering as well as Computer and Information Science, an MBA, and a Ph.D. in Operations Management all from The Ohio State University. 

Richard Chase

Richard B. Chase is Director of the Center for Operations Management Research and Education at USC. He is widely published in both books and academic journals and is considered one of the top service "gurus" in the field. He is on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Operations Management, an Advisor to Production and Operations Management journal, and a Fellow of the Decision Sciences Institute.

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