By Dmitry Ivanov, Alexander Tsipoulanidis, Jörn Schönberger

This textbook provides international offer chain and operations administration from a complete point of view, combining price production networks and interacting tactics. It specializes in the operational roles within the networks and provides the quantitative and organizational tools had to plan and keep an eye on the cloth, info and fiscal flows within the offer chain. every one bankruptcy of the e-book starts off with an introductory case research. various examples from quite a few industries and prone support to demonstrate the most important options. The booklet explains the right way to layout operations and provide networks and the way to include providers and consumers. As matching provide and insist is a middle point of tactical making plans, the e-book specializes in it prior to turning to the allocation of assets for gratifying buyer calls for. supplying readers with a operating wisdom of world provide chain and operations administration, this textbook can be utilized in center, unique and complex sessions. for that reason, the booklet objectives a wide diversity of scholars and execs concerned with provide chain and operations administration. certain concentration is directed at bridging conception and practice.

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