ISBN 9780070706606,Purchasing And Supply Management : Strategies And Applications

Purchasing And Supply Management : Strategies And Applications



Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780070706606

ISBN-10 0070706603


Edition 13th
Number of Pages 736 Pages
Language (English)


The Leenders text provides a comprehensive introduction to the Purchasing & Supply Chain Management field, supported by 50 case studies. Cases cover purchasing and supply chain issues in a variety of settings, from process industries to high tech manufacturing and services as well as public institutions. Salient Features New Chapters on Supply Law and Ethics, Public Supply, and Supplier Relations Includes coverage of purchasing issues which will face operating managers, such as legal and contractual considerations, pricing and investment decisions, capital goods purchasing, and public sector issues Supply Management concepts, both strategic and tactical, have been expanded throughout the text TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1. Purchasing and Supply Management Chapter 2. Supply Organization Chapter 3. Supply Processes Chapter 4. Information Systems and Technology Chapter 5. Quality, Specification, and Service Chapter 6. Quantity and Inventory Chapter 7. Delivery and Transportation Chapter 8. Price Chapter 9. Cost Management and Negotiation Chapter 10. Supplier Selection Chapter 11. Disposal and Investment Recovery Chapter 12. Supply Law and Ethics Chapter 13. Research and Metrics Chapter 14. Global Supply Chapter 15. Public Supply Chapter 16. Capital Goods Chapter 17. Services Chapter 18. Make or Buy, Insourcing and Outsourcing Chapter 19. Supplier Relations Chapter 20. Strategic Supply