ISBN 9780071333436,Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9780071333436

ISBN-10 0071333436


Number of Pages 444 Pages
Language (English)


Overview: The book explains the concepts of supply chain management and discusses on various topics of supply chain management planning, replenishment and execution. It does not require any previous knowledge on the supply chain management field or operations research. The approach of this book is practical and contemporary in nature. Without going into the mathematical modeling it explains the contemporary and cutting edge supply chain management practices in the best organization of the world. Salient Features Conceptual supply chain management discussed with standard concepts and definitions Simplified flow diagrams and graphics to illustrate and explain the concepts Real world cases and industry practices for better realisation of the processes Integration of IT with SCM via current and widely used processes such as ERP, decision support systems and information networks TABLE OF CONTENTS Part I: Supply Chain Management and Performance Metrics Chapter 1: Supply Chain Management Chapter 2 : Supply Chain Performance Measurement Chapter 3 Supply Chain Data Management Chapter 4 Designing of Supply Chain Network Chapter 5 Inventory Management Part II: Supply Chain Planning and Transportation Management Chapter 6 Demand Management: Forecasting Demand Chapter 7 Supply Network Planning Chapter 8 Production Planning and Scheduling Chapter 9 Transportation Management Part III: Supply Chain Execution and Operations Management Chapter 10 Sales Execution 202 Chapter 11 Production Execution Chapter 12 Warehouse Management Part IV: Sourcing and IT Integration Chapter 13 Procurement and Suppliers Relationship Management (SRM) Chapter 14 IT Integration and SCM Automation Part V: Supply Chain Practice in Different Industries Chapter 15 Supply Chain Management Practices in the Automotive Industry Chapter 16 Supply Chain Management Practices in the Pharmaceutical Industry Chapter 17 Supply Chain Management Practices in the Oil and Gas Industry Chapter 18 Supply Chain Management Practices in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Industry Chapter 19 Supply Chain Management Practices in the PC Industry Chapter 20 Supply Chain Management Practices in the Fashion Industry