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Production & Operations Management

  • Building Effective Value Chainsby Tom McGuffog

    Kogan Page 2016; US$ 60.00

    Considers how to add value and improve efficiency through effective management of resources within and between businesses. more...

  • Supply Chain Management for Humanitariansby Gyöngyi Kovács; Karen Spens; Ira Haavisto

    Kogan Page 2016; US$ 60.00

    Examines supply chain management in the context of humanitarian logistics, supported by international practitioner case studies and problem-based learning. more...

  • Intelligent Decision-making Models for Production and Retail Operationsby Zhaoxia Guo

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book provides an overview of intelligent decision-making techniques and discusses their application in production and retail operations. Manufacturing and retail enterprises have stringent standards for using advanced and reliable techniques to improve decision-making processes, since these processes have significant effects on the performance... more...

  • Advances in Social & Occupational Ergonomicsby Richard H.M. Goossens

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 259.00

    This book reports on cutting-edge research related to social and occupational factors. It presents innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems, which consider organizational, policy, and logistical issues. It discusses timely topics related to communication, crew resource management, work design, participatory... more...

  • Explaining Productivity Differencesby Hiromichi Shibata

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 54.99

    This book, in contrast with previous research and popular discussions that focus on the productivity of workers, identifies the critical influence of supervisors and engineers as key drivers of productivity differentials. To do so, it analyzes productivity at a Japanese car component plant and its three offshoot plants located in the United States,... more...

  • Global Supply Chain and Operations Managementby Dmitry Ivanov; Alexander Tsipoulanidis; Jörn Schönberger

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.99

    This textbook presents global supply chain and operations management from a comprehensive perspective, combining value creation networks and interacting processes. It focuses on the operational roles in the networks and presents the quantitative and organizational methods needed to plan and control the material, information and financial flows in the... more...

  • Towards Supply Chain Risk Analyticsby Iris Heckmann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 79.99

    In this thesis, Iris Heckmann develops a profound conceptual basis of supply chain risk analytics. She transfers the newly defined concepts for the modelling and operationalization of supply chain risk within simulation and optimization approaches, in order to ease unexpected deviations and disruptions, which are subsumed under the notion of supply... more...

  • Summary: The Lean Product Playbook - Dan Olsenby BusinessNews Publishing

    Primento Digital 2016; US$ 5.99

    The must-read summary of Dan Olsen's book: "The Lean Product Playbook: How to Innovate With Minimum Viable Products and Rapid Customer Feedback". This complete summary of the ideas from Dan Olsen's book "The Lean Product Playbook" explains how you can make products that customers love and rave about. By using the "Lean Product Process", in which... more...

  • Supply Managementby Sathit Parniangtong

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 59.99

    This book takes a process approach of identifying, evaluating, selecting, managing and developing suppliers to create more value for customers. It begins by outlining the mental shift necessary to build robust relationships with suppliers. Next, the book details strategic sourcing methodology: a step-by-step approach for creating productive relationships... more...

  • Strategie-Check Transport- und Logistikunternehmenby Paul Wittenbrink

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 9.99

    Paul Wittenbrink zeigt in diesem essential die aktuelle Situation von Transport- und Logistikunternehmen im Hinblick auf ihre strategische Positionierung und ihre Ansätze zur Ergebnisverbesserung. Darüber hinaus werden konkrete Handlungsempfehlungen zu den Themen Kunden, Produkte, Preise, Offerten/Vertrieb, Kostenrechnung/Controlling, Strategie, Finanzen/Liquidität... more...