Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Supply Chain Management

Nature of Supply Chain Integration: Cross Functional Process Integration, External Integration - Factors Driving Supply Chain Integration: Increasing Customer Satisfaction, Improving Supply Chain Productivity, Changing Competitive Environment - Role of Organizational and Channel Support for Supply Chain Integration - Elements of Supply Chain Strategy; Demand Flow Strategy, Customer Service Strategy, Collaboration Strategy, Information Technology Strategy - Framework for Supply Chain Integration: Understanding the Supply Chain (Market Segmentation, Describing the Supply Chains), Evaluating the Organizations Position in the Supply Chain, Building the Supply Chain Infrastructure Needed for Successful Integration, Create and Communicate a Common Supply Chain Vision, Develop Integrative Mechanisms, Constantly Reevaluate and Continuously Improve.