Optimization of Supply Chain Management in Contemporary Organizations, 1st Edition

  • Ehap Sabri
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1466682299
  • ISBN-13: 9781466682290
  • DDC: 658.7
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 337 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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In order to experience significant improvement in business processes, successful organizations must launch, implement, and maintain effective transformation programs. Such programs enable companies to fully maximize benefits and avoid potential failures. OPTIMIZATION OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT IN CONTEMPORARY ORGANIZATIONS discusses best practices and methods in transformation initiatives that improve the overall functionality and success of supply chain processes. Focusing on performance measurement, change management, and strategy development, this book is an essential reference source for executives, managers, advanced-level students, and professionals working in the field of business transformations and supply chain development.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Logistics, Operations, and Management Science (ALOMS) Book Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Supply Chain Strategy.
1: The Board-Executive Imperative: Involving Boards and Senior Executives in Supply Chains.
2: Supply Chain Strategy: Designing Effective Supply Chains.
Success Factors for Supply Chain Transformations.
3: Business Transformations: Inevitable Changes of the Era.
4: Supply Chain Segmentation: Concept and Best Practice Transformation Framework.
5: Mastering Change Management for Successful Supply Chain Transformation.
6: Supply Chain Performance Measurement and Organizational Alignment.
Recipe for Success for Optimizing Certain Supply Chain Processes.
7: Sales and Operations Management in Contemporary Organizations.
8: Virtual Organization of Supply Chains.
Key Enablers for Supply Chain Optimization.
9: Business Transformation: Real-Time Collaboration and Visibility – Creating a Proactive Supply Chain Network.
10: Managing Purchasing with Different E-Procurement Solutions.
11: Optimization of Construction Supply Chains for Greenhouse Gas Reduction.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.