Covers the key areas of supply chain management from inventory management and logistics to just-in-time manufacturing and just-in-time shipping.
Examples and lessons from some of the world's most successful businesses, including Compaq, Fujitsu and Staples, and ideas from the smartest thinkers, including David Bowersox, John Mentzer, David Closs and Clifford Lynch.
Includes a glossary of key concepts and a comprehensive resources guide
What is Supply Chain Management?
Evolution of Supply Chain Management
The E-Dimension of Supply Chain Management
The Global Dimension of Supply Chain Management
The State of the Art
Success Stories in Practice
Key Concepts and Players
Resources for Supply Chain Management
Ten Steps to Making the Supply Chain Work
Frquently Asked Quesitons