Supply Chain Management in the Retail Industry

  • 4h 40m
  • Chris Thomas, Michael Hugos
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2006

This book defines supply chains, focusing on the impact that they can have on the retail industry. Featuring step-by-step how supply chains are set up, the factors that can impact them and what that means to the customer.

In this Book

  • Supply Chain Management in the Retail Industry
  • An Introduction to Supply Chain Management
  • The Retail Distribution Channel
  • Supply Chain Operations: Planning
  • Supply Chain Operations—Sourcing Materials And Making Products
  • Supply Chain Operations—Deliveries And Returns
  • Technology and Supply Chain Coordination
  • Measuring Performance—Supply Chain Metrics
  • Defining Supply Chain Opportunities
  • Developing Supply Chain Systems
  • The Real-Time Supply Chain And Beyond