Supply Chain Management Products

  • Operations Management

    A Research Overview

    By Michael Lewis

    The field of operations management is principally concerned with the processes that produce goods and services. Its roots are arguable the roots of business and management itself, from Adam Smith’s seminal description of pin making and the division of labor, through to F.W. Taylor’s attempts…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    State of the Art in Business Research

  • Lean Transportation Management

    Using Logistics as a Strategic Differentiator

    By Mohamed Achahchah

    This book provides an overview of the key transportation management processes from a shipper’s perspective. It enables managers to gain quick insight in the added value of transportation as a strategic differentiator, its key drivers, and guidelines on how to use them in an effective and efficient…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Productivity Press

  • Managing Project Ending

    By Virpi Havila, Asta Salmi

    Understanding project endings is a significant part of project management, yet there is relatively little work published in this important area. This book addresses the gap, focusing on the successful management of project endings, showing how to plan for the ending of a project, how to create…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Lean Demand-Driven Procurement

    How to Apply Lean Thinking to Your Supply Management Processes

    By Paul Myerson

    Lean thinking has expanded beyond its origins in repetitive manufacturing to other types of manufacturing processes such as process and product processes, and more recently to the administrative, supply chain, and operations management functions in a variety of industries. While there are many&…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Productivity Press

  • Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

    A Sustainability Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas E. Johnsen, Mickey Howard, Joe Miemczyk

    This is the second edition of the award-winning book for aspiring purchasing and supply chain managers and anyone with a keen interest in this rapidly evolving field. For too long business has focused on short-term cost advantages through low-cost country sourcing with little regard for the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23 
    Routledge

  • Green Supply Chain Management

    By Charisios Achillas, Dionysis D. Bochtis, Dimitris Aidonis, Dimitris Folinas

    Today, one of the top priorities of an organization’s modern corporate strategy is to portray itself as socially responsible and environmentally sustainable. As a focal point of sustainability initiatives, green supply chain management has emerged as a key strategy that can provide competitive…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Mechanics of Project Management

    Nuts and Bolts of Project Execution

    By Adedeji B. Badiru, S. Abidemi Badiru, I. Adetokunboh Badiru

    Every organizational endeavor is based on project management. Projects range from simple to complex, with a definite beginning and a definite end. In manufacturing operations, the production of each unit of a product is defined as a project. The lifecycle goes from raw material to the product…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    CRC Press
    Systems Innovation Book Series

  • Fashion Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    By Yi Wang

    The fashion industry has a dynamic, ever changing landscape. The last decade has seen a shift in consumer expectations and a heightened dependence on supply chain management. These shifts in the consumer mentality have already forced apparel retailers to adapt, making changes throughout their…

    Paperback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Strategic Management and the Circular Economy

    By Marcello Tonelli, Nicolò Cristoni

    In recent years, the Circular Economy (CE) has gained worldwide attention as an effective alternative economic system to the current take-make-waste model of production and consumption. As more and more firms begin to recognize the potential of this novel approach, the CE quickly moves from theory…

    Hardback – 2018-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Strategic Management

  • 101 Case Studies in Construction Management

    By Len Holm

    This book provides 101 real-life construction management case studies from an author with over 40 years’ experience in the construction industry and as a lecturer in construction management. Over 14 chapters, Len Holm has included case studies from real jobsites that cover organization,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Project Success and Quality

    Balancing the Iron Triangle

    By Andrew Wright, Therese Lawlor-Wright

    Projects are inherently risky, since they involve some level of uncertainty, doing something new in the target environment, but the percentage of projects seen as a success is still disappointingly low, especially for IT projects. The ‘Iron Triangle’ of time/cost/quality suggests that all three…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

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