CHUCK MUNSON (Pullman, WA) is tenured Full Professor of Operations Management (OM) at Washington State University, where he has served as Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in Business. He is senior editor for Production and Operations Management, and on the editorial review boards at three other journals. He was Founding Board Member of the WSU President’s Teaching Academy; has won the WSU College of Business Outstanding Service, Research, and Teaching Awards; and was twice honored as WSU MBA Professor of the Year. His research interests include SCM, inventory theory, quantity discounts, and international OM. He holds a Ph.D. and MSBA in OM from Washington University in St. Louis.