Operations Management Products

  • International Operations Management

    Lessons in Global Business, 1st Edition

    By Alberto F. De Toni

    International Operations Management: Lessons in Global Business uses a fascinating selection of case studies researched during the 'International Operations Management Project', sponsored by the European Commission, to produce a valuable view of businesses in Western and Eastern traditions.…

    Hardback – 2011-12-28

  • Food Supply Chain Management

    Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Madeleine Pullman, Zhaohui Wu

    Food Supply Chain Management: Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives is very different from parts supply chain management as can be seen from the increasing health, safety and environmental concerns that are increasingly garnering the public’s attention about different food supply chain…

    Paperback – 2011-08-17

  • 101 Management Models

    1st Edition

    By Marijn Mulders

    Management models: many students will come across them in their studies, yet it is only when actually working with them that the function and benefit of management models are revealed. 101 Management Models gives a comprehensive overview of traditional models as well as innovations in…

    Paperback – 2011-06-23

  • X-SCM

    The New Science of X-treme Supply Chain Management, 1st Edition

    By Lisa H Harrington, Sandor Boyson, Thomas Corsi

    Supply chain management today has never been more complex, more dynamic or more unpredictable. The good news is that new techniques for analyzing country-level investments, network configuration and in-sourcing/out-sourcing decisions can enable more precise and effective span of control. The…

    Paperback – 2010-09-21

  • Perspectives on Projects

    1st Edition

    By Rodney J. Turner, Martina Huemann, Frank T. Anbari, Christophe N. Bredillet

    Modern project management had its genesis in the field of operations research in the late 1940s, but today it is a much more diverse subject. It has evolved and developed a much wider range of methods, techniques, and skills that the project manager can draw upon.   Not all these skills are…

    Paperback – 2010-05-24

  • Global Supply Chain Management and International Logistics

    1st Edition

    By Alan E. Branch

    The development of international trade is driven by international logistics and management and the provision of the global supply chain. The ultimate objective of global supply chain management is to link the market place, distribution network, manufacturing/processing/assembly process, and…

    Paperback – 2008-12-19

  • Managing and Delivering Performance

    1st Edition

    By Bernard Marr

    Performance management is at the top of agendas in most government and public organizations, as well as many not-for-profit organizations. In this follow up to his successful book, Strategic Performance Management, the author focuses on the unique challenges public sector organizations face when…

    Paperback – 2008-12-15

  • Implementing Six Sigma and Lean

    1st Edition

    By Ron Basu

    This is a comprehensive, user-friendly and hands-on book that is a single source of reference of tools and techniques for all quality practitioners. Implementing Six Sigma and Lean covers the basics of how to manage for consistently high quality and gives good coverage of both simple tools and…

    Paperback – 2008-10-20

  • Hoshin Kanri

    The Strategic Approach to Continuous Improvement, 1st Edition

    By David Hutchins

    The results of the quality revolution have been mixed. Global competition has elevated the most successful companies, in terms of providing goods and services, but even then initiatives such as total quality, business process re-engineering and Six Sigma have been heralded as the solution, only to…

    Hardback – 2008-09-23

  • Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Jones

    Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT provides an authoritative resource forcritical reviews of research into both operations and IT management. Internationallyrenowned scholars provide in-depth essays and explanations of case studies, to illustratehow practices and concepts can be applied to…

    Hardback – 2008-06-09

  • Management by Process

    1st Edition

    By John Jeston, Johan Nelis

    Business Processes are one of the critical drivers for any organisation in realizing their organizational strategic objectives. This means that management must constantly review and realign organizational processes to reflect the massively unfixed nature of business demands, such as changing market…

    Paperback – 2008-04-14

  • Location, Location, Location

    A Plant Location and Site Selection Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcel De Meirleir

    Choosing the right location for a business can assure its success, and avoid costly problems. Location, Location, Location examines this foundational aspect of business profitability, and outlines the principles and procedures necessary to identify an optimal site. This practical book offers advice…

    Paperback – 2008-02-22

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