Supply Management & Procurement

Supply Management & Procurement (Hardcover)

By Turner 
Publisher: J Ross
Edition: Hardcover
Edition Number: 1
Language: English
ISBN: 8131521907
EAN: 9788131521908
No. of Pages: 272
Binding: Hardcover
Ships to India.

Description

About the Book :

Driven by a down economy and difficult economic realities, many organizations are discovering that what worked well in the past may not be what is needed now to move forward or even survive. This comprehensive and analytical resource draws comparisons between practicing basic procurement and the more advanced modern principles of strategic supply management, and clearly demonstrates how merely practicing the basic procurement principles and methods of the past in our new economy can lead to disastrous consequences.

This valuable guide shows readers how to attain best-in-class supply management performance to help insure survival and achieve competitive advantage. For the individuals in the trenches actually doing the work, it shows why strategic supply management and procurement practices are important to their jobs, why and how to use them, and what benefits can be derived from using them.

Supply Management and Procurement: From the Basics to Best-in-Class contains proven tools and techniques and a wealth of information that procurement and supply management professionals at any level can use to improve both their organizations performance and their individual performance in real-world situations they face on a daily basis. This unique text is ideal for individual learning, corporate training, and academic course instruction.

Contents :

Chapter 1: What is Supply Management?
Chapter 2: Managing Supply Management
Chapter 3: Supply Chain Design and Planning
Case Study 1: Made Better Manufacturing
Case Study 2: Ship Right Transportation
Chapter 4: Value Chain Design and Planning
Chapter 5: The Importance of Benchmarking in Supply Management
Chapter 6: Activity and Process Design
Chapter 7: Organizing and Prioritizing Projects
Chapter 8: Creating Competitive Advantage with Supply Management
Chapter 9: Strategic Sourcing Methodology Model
Chapter 10: The Importance of Critical Thinking and Strategy Development
Chapter 11: Risk Identification and Risk Management
Chapter 12: Forecasting for Future Success
Chapter 13: Sensitivity Analysis
Chapter 14: Writing Appropriate and Successful RFPs
Chapter 15: The Importance of Negotiating the Right Agreement
Chapter 16: Successful Contract Management
Chapter 17: Supply Management and International Trade
Chapter 18: Make versus Buy Decisions
Chapter 19: Best-in-Class Strategies, Tools, and Techniques
Chapter 20: How to Implement and Manage Change
Appendix A: Case Study Answers
Appendix B: Transportation Terms and Definitions
Appendix C: List of Formulas
Index


About the Author :

Robert W. Turner
Robert W. Turner is President and CEO of Business Training Solutions which offers printed, CD-ROM, audio, and web-based training solutions to businesses that can be used to self-train employees internally on various business functions and activities such as supply management, negotiating, marketing, and other important topics. Robert was a former CEO in the coal industry and has held numerous other senior management positions over the past 40 years. He has over 30 years of successfully applied supply management and procurement knowledge in a variety of industries, including his role as a financial analyst and procurement specialist in the Strategic Sourcing department of UPS, where he was responsible for contract development, negotiations, and procurement of several hundred million dollars worth of goods and services to support UPS airline operations in 220 countries and territories.
show moreless

Specification

Title: Supply Management & Procurement
Publisher: J Ross
Author: Turner
Edition: Hardcover
Edition Number: 1
Language: English
ISBN: 8131521907
EAN: 9788131521908
No. of Pages: 272
Binding: Hardcover

Disclaimer

  • The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
  • Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
  • These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
  • Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
  • www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.
  • For the imported title, once the order gets placed ,it can’t be cancelled


Great Value

Safe Payment

Shop With
Confidence

Help Center

Free & Easy Return

Get Discounts & Offers
Stay Connected

Popular Searches on Infibeam.com

Online Shopping: Deal of The Day / Hot Deals / Best Deals / Offers

Apple iPhones: Iphone Xs Max / Iphone Xs / Iphone XR / iPhone 8 / iPhone 8 / iPhone 7 / iPhone 7 Plus / iPhone 6s / iPhone 5s

Mobile Phones:Unboxed Mobiles / Apple Mobiles / Samsung Mobiles / Micromax Mobiles / Sony Mobiles / Intex Mobiles / Latest Mobiles / Smartphones / 4G Phones / 3G Phones

Computers:Dell Laptops / Lenovo Laptops / Acer Laptops / HP Laptops / External Hard Disks / Pen Drives / Monitors / Softwares / Printers

Appliances:Air Conditioners / Air Coolers / Refrigerators / Geysers / Room Heaters / Immersion Rod / Water Purifiers / Washing Machines / Microwaves & OTG / Air Purifier

Electronics: Tablets / Cameras / Headphones / Power Bank / LED TVs / Gaming Consoles / Speakers / Tablet Accessories / Memory Cards

Men's Clothing: Shirts / T-Shirts / Tracksuits / Trousers / Ethnic Wear / Men's Denim / Cargo Shorts / Tees & Polos / Suits & Blazer

Women's Clothing: Dress Materials / Salwar Suits / Women Sarees / Kurtas & Kurtis / Leggings / Lingerie / Night Suits & Nighties / Women Shorts / Tops

Fashion:Men's Shoes / Women's Footwear / Fastrack Watches / Titan Watches / Timex Watches / Bags / Jewellery / Fastrack Sunglasses / Perfumes & Deodorants / Fashion Accessories

Online Book Store:Best Sellers Books / Business Books / History and Politics / Academic and Professional / Competitive Exams / Biographies and Autobiographies

Best Ecommerce Platform:Online Store Builder / Create Online Store / Best Ecommerce Solutions / Sell Online / Ecommerce Marketing Blog

Ecommerce Website Templates:Free Website Templates / Free Logo Design / SEO Audit Report / Theme Store / Wordpress Themes / Web & App Development Company

Copyright © 2007-2019 Infibeam.com and Affiliates
Site is up