Introduction to e-Supply Chain Management : Engaging Technology to Build Market-Winning Business Partnerships

Description

In the quest to remove supply channel costs, streamline channel communications, and link customers to the value-added resources found along the supply chain continuum, Supply Chain Management (SCM) has emerged as a tactical operations tool. The first book to completely define the architecture of the merger of SCM and the Internet, Introduction to e-Supply Chain Management: Engaging Technology to Build Market-Winning Business Partnerships shows you how to exploit this merger and gain an unbeatable competitive advantage. The tightening of the economy and heavier restrictions and security measures placed on channel flows have rendered access to real-time, accurate supply chain information more critical than ever. Connectivity, messaging, and collaboration have become today's foremost buzzwords, as companies compete for survival in an environment where cycle times and permissable margins of error continue to shrink. Introduction to e-Supply Chain Management explores the concepts, techniques, and vocabulary of the convergence of SCM and the Internet so that companies can move beyond merely surviving and thrive in today's competitive marketplace.

Details

Author(s)
David Frederick Ross
Format
Hardback | 384 pages
Dimensions
159 x 235 x 25.91mm | 703g
Publication date
17 Dec 2002
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Inc
Imprint
CRC Press Inc
Publication City/Country
Bosa Roca, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
5 Halftones, black and white; 8 Tables, black and white; 55 Illustrations, black and white
ISBN10
1574443240
ISBN13
9781574443240
Bestsellers rank
1,766,624