Springer Texts in Business and Economics

Global Supply Chain and Operations Management

A Decision-Oriented Introduction to the Creation of Value

Authors: Ivanov, Dmitry, Tsipoulanidis, Alexander, Schönberger, Jörn

  • Provides a sound basis for analytics and organization in supply chain and operations management
  • Explains key concepts with over 70 practical case studies from different industries, services, and continents
  • Pursues a comprehensive approach including the organization of value creation networks and interacting processes with suppliers and customers
  • Introduces and demonstrates computational planning tools and approaches in value creation systems 
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About this Textbook

This textbook presents global supply chain and operations management from a comprehensive perspective, combining value creation networks and interacting processes. It focuses on the operational roles in the networks and presents the quantitative and organizational methods needed to plan and control the material, information and financial flows in the supply chain. Each chapter of the book starts with an introductory case study. Numerous examples from various industries and services help to illustrate the key concepts. The book explains how to design operations and supply networks and how to incorporate suppliers and customers. As matching supply and demand is a core aspect of tactical planning, the book focuses on it before turning to the allocation of resources for fulfilling customer demands. Providing readers with a working knowledge of global supply chain and operations management, this textbook can be used in core, special and advanced classes. Therefore, the book targets a broad range of students and professionals involved with supply chain and operations management. Special focus is directed at bridging theory and practice.

About the authors

Prof. Dr. habil. Dmitry Ivanov is professor of Supply Chain Management at Berlin School of Economics and Law. He has published extensively in international journals and is author of the book "Adaptive Supply Chain Management" published by Springer in 2010.

Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, MBA is professor for Operations Management at Berlin School of Economics and Law. He has more than fifteen years of practical experience in factory planning and operations management. His teaching and research interest focuses on lean production and operational excellence at the time of the digital transformation.

Prof. Dr. habil. Jörn Schönberger is professor and chair for transport services and logistics at Technische Universität Dresden, "Friedrich List" faculty of transportation and traffic sciences. He has published several papers in international journals and is author of the book "Model-Based Control of Logistics Processes in Volatile Environments" published by Springer in 2011.

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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Basics of Supply Chain and Operations Management

    Ivanov, Dmitry (et al.)

    Pages 1-14

  • Examples from Different Industries, Services and Continents

    Ivanov, Dmitry (et al.)

    Pages 15-36

  • Processes, Systems, and Models

    Ivanov, Dmitry (et al.)

    Pages 37-67

  • Operations and Supply Chain Strategy

    Ivanov, Dmitry (et al.)

    Pages 69-96

  • Sourcing Strategy

    Ivanov, Dmitry (et al.)

    Pages 97-119

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-24217-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $89.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-24215-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Global Supply Chain and Operations Management
Book Subtitle
A Decision-Oriented Introduction to the Creation of Value
Authors
Series Title
Springer Texts in Business and Economics
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-24217-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-24217-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-24215-6
Series ISSN
2192-4333
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 445
Number of Illustrations and Tables
205 b/w illustrations
Topics