Présentation ouvrage :
Logistics, Supply Chain and Operations Management Case Study Collection is a rich and varied compilation of relevant case studies from across logistics, supply chain management and operations. It contains real-life scenarios from leading companies including Volvo, Vortex, Honda of America, Green Cargo and Swedish Transport Administration. It includes a foreword by Martin Christopher.
Comprehensive in scope and scrupulous in detail, Logistics, Supply Chain and Operations Management Case Study Collection includes actual events experienced by businesses of every size, from SMB’s to some of the most successful corporations in manufacturing, transportation, hospitality and other industries. Readers will discover proven tactics and innovative solutions for handling uncertainties, solving problems and circumventing risk, plus a wealth of information to guide strategy and decision making.
Readers involved in logistics and supply chain management will find the collection extremely helpful. Directors and managers will find immediate application of strategies and tactics to their own situations and challenges and learn to identify potential pitfalls before they become chronic issues.
Training professionals will have a valuable tool for testing management proficiency in crisis mitigation and resolution, in addition to independent learning modules and professional training programs. Academics and professional trainers will benefit from expanded question and answer sections designed to measure knowledge transfer and lessons learned.
Students will learn from engaging, topical situations that are highly relevant to the fields of logistics, supply chain management and operations, and students and prospective managers will learn crucial skills to meet current challenges, qualify for professional advancement and achieve success.
Présentation auteur :
David B. Grant is Professor of Logistics at Hull University Business School, UK and Distinguished Senior Fellow at Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki. His research interests include logistics customer service, satisfaction and service quality; retail logistics; reverse, closed-loop and sustainable logistics; and logistics and supply chain relationships. His business experience includes retail, corporate banking, technical design, seminar facilitation and consulting. He has over 175 publications in various refereed journals, books and conference proceedings, including co-authoring Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management and Fashion Logistics for Kogan Page, and is on the editorial board of many international journals.
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