The intersection of supply chain management and e-business information systems is a significant topic for the modern business world as understanding which technologies will most effectively enable innovative practices is a key management competency. Innovations in Supply Chain Management for Information Systems: Novel Approaches presents exemplary research on the interface between these two fields, useful to academicians and practitioners keen on streamlining concurrently both information and materials flows across the supply chains. This advanced publication provides recent examinations as well as future directions of development.... may have a policy of stockpiling parts; that is, they implement failure anticipation inventory (Chopra aamp; Sodhi, 2004; Sheffi aamp; Rice, 2005). ... Another aspect of internal system design is business continuity planning (Zsidisin, Ragatz , aamp; Melnyk, 2005; Zsidisin, Melnyk, aamp; Ragatz, ... The Honda plant in Ontario, Canada, can build the Odyssey van and two types of SUVs on the same assembly line, while theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Innovations in Supply Chain Management for Information Systems: Novel Approaches|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2009-10-31|