Supply Chain Logistics Management, 6th Edition
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The Sixth Edition of Supply Chain Logistics Management presents Logistics in the context of integration within a firm's Supply Chain Strategy and Operations. The framework of Supply Chain Management is initially presented by creating a foundation for in-depth study of the five logistics operational components in Part Two. Challenges and strategies related to design and operational integration of logistics within a global supply chain are discussed in Part Three. Part Four focuses on administrative challenges related to cross organizational collaboration, performance measurement, and concludes with the challenges of managing risk and achieving sustainability. An essential feature of the overall presentation is the integration of topical materials and examples into the Supply Chain Logistics value creation process. Text materials are supported by study and challenge questions as well as contemporary cases. The presentation integrates the discussion of information technology throughout. Illustrations and examples highlight how firms deal with operational challenges and use logistics performance to gain competitive advantage.
PART ONE: Supply Chain Logistics Management
Chapter 1: 21st-Century Supply Chains
Chapter 2: Supply Chain Information Technology
Chapter 3: Logistics
Chapter 4: Customer Accommodation
PART TWO: Supply Chain Operations
Chapter 5: Integrated Operations Planning
Chapter 6: Procurement and Manufacturing
PART THREE: Supply Chain Logistics Operations
Chapter 7: Inventory
Chapter 8: Transportation
Chapter 9: Warehousing, Materials Handling, and Packaging
PART FOUR: Supply Chain Logistics Design
Chapter 10: Global Supply Chain
Chapter 11: Network Design
PART FIVE: Supply Chain Logistics Administration
Chapter 12: Relationship Management
Chapter 13: Performance Management
Chapter 14: Supply Chain Trends
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