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Supply Chain Management and Advanced Planning

Concepts, Models, Software, and Case Studies

Stadtler, Hartmut, Kilger, Christoph, Meyr, Herbert (Eds.)

5th ed. 2015, XXX, 557 p. 176 illus., 20 illus. in color.

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  • Leading experts in the fields of Supply Chain Management and Advanced Planning from consultancy companies and academia provide insights into the concepts underlying APS
  • Nine case studies cover APS from various software vendors and provide valuable insights regarding its successful implementation
  • As a supplement, basics of major solution algorithms used within APS are introduced accompanied by numerical examples
Supply Chain Management, Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP), and Advanced Planning Systems (APS) are important concepts in order to organize and optimize the flow of materials, information and financial funds. This book, already in its fifth edition, gives a broad and up-to-date overview of the concepts underlying APS. Special emphasis is given to modeling supply chains and implementing APS successfully in industry. Understanding is enhanced by several case studies covering APS from various software vendors. The fifth edition contains updated material, rewritten chapters and an additional case study.

Content Level » Upper undergraduate

Keywords » SCM - advanced planning - advanced planning systems - enterprise resources planning - hierarchical planning - optimization - supply chain management

Related subjects » Business & Management for Professionals - Business Information Systems - Production & Logistics - Production & Process Engineering

Table of contents 

Introduction.- Part I: Basics of Supply Chain Management.- Part II: Concepts of Advanced Planning Systems.- Part III: Implementing Advanced Planning Systems.- Part IV: Actual APS and Case Studies.- Part V: Conclusion and Outlook.- Part VI: Supplement.

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Distribution rights In India: Ane Books India, New Delhi, India

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