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Author Turner, Robert W., 1947-

Title Supply management and procurement [electronic resource] : from the basics to best-in-class / by Robert W. Turner.

Imprint Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. : J. Ross Pub., c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 257 p.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- What is supply management? -- Managing supply management -- Supply chain design and planning -- Case study 1 -- Case study 2 -- Value chain design and analysis -- The importance of benchmarking in supply management -- Activity and process design -- Organizing and prioritizing projects -- Creating competitive advantage with supply management -- Strategic sourcing methodology model -- The importance of critical thinking and strategy development -- Risk identification and risk management -- Forecasting for future success -- Sensitivity analysis -- Writing appropriate and successful RFPS -- The importance of negotiating the right agreement -- Successful contract management -- Supply management and international trade -- Make versus buy decisions -- Best in class strategy tools and techniques -- How to implement change -- Appendix a: case study 1 and 2 answers -- Appendix b: transportation definitions -- Appendix c: list of formulas -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Industrial procurement.
Business logistics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781604270631 (hardcover alk. paper)
9781604277227 (e-book)

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