Effective development and management of a supply chain network is an invaluable source of sustainable advantage in todays turbulent global marketplace, where demand is difficult to predict and supply chains need to be more flexible as a result.
This updated 4th edition of the bestselling Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a clear-headed guide to all the key topics in an integrated approach to supply chains, including:
The link between logistics and customer value.
Logistics and the bottom line measuring costs and performance.
Creating a responsive supply chain.
Managing the global pipeline.
Managing supply chain relationships.
Managing risk in the supply chain.
Matching supply and demand.
Creating a sustainable supply chain.
Product design in the supply chain.
Table of Contents
The 4 new chapters will be worked into the structure where appropriate: exact order to be decided
Chapter 1 : Logistics, the Supply Chain & Competitive Strategy
Chapter 2 : Logistics & Customer Value
Chapter 3 : Measuring Logistics Costs and Performance
Chapter 4 : Creating the Responsive Supply Chain
Chapter 5 : Strategic Lead-Time Management
Chapter 6: The Synchronous Supply Chain
Chapter 7 : Managing the Global Pipeline
Chapter 8: Managing Risk in the Supply Chain
Chapter 9: Overcoming the Barriers to Supply Chain Integration
Chapter 10: Entering the Era of Network Competition