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  • Beschaffung von IT-Leistungenby Meinhard Erben; Wolf G. H. Günther

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2018; US$ 23.63

    Dieses Buch beschreibt die häufigsten Fallstricke bei der Beschaffung von IT-Anwendungssystemen. Anhand zahlreicher Beispiele stellt es auch für Nichtjuristen anschaulich dar, wie durch eine entsprechende Vertragsgestaltung und die Auswahl eines geeigneten Anbieters bereits im Vorfeld der Verhandlungen hohe Folgekosten vermieden werden können. Tipps... more...

  • Kompetenzen in der Beschaffungby Mathias Wildgrube

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2018; US$ 30.82

    Mathias Wildgrube führte zur Erforschung der benötigten Kompetenzen in der Beschaffung eine Stellenanzeigenanalyse in der Automobilindustrie durch und wertete im Rahmen einer Fallstudie Kompetenzprofile und Kompetenzentwicklungsbedarfe aus. Die Ergebnisse zeigen eine hohe Bedeutung fachlicher Kompetenzen wie Beschaffungsverständnis und Software-Kompetenzen.... more...

  • Information Systems, Logistics, and Supply Chainby Cecilia Temponi; Nico Vandaele

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 52.58

    This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 6 th International Conference on Information Systems, Logistics, and Supply Chains, ILS 2016, held in Bordeaux, France, in June 2016. The conference deals with topics related to supply chain design and management, information and decision-making systems, and innovative practices in logistics.... more...

  • Financing Agriculture Value Chains in Indiaby Gyanendra Mani; P.K. Joshi; M.V. Ashok

    Springer Singapore 2018; US$ 69.70

    This book examines the successful private, public and civil society models of agriculture value chains in India and addresses relevant challenges and opportunities to improve their efficiency and inclusiveness. It promotes the value-chain approach as a tool to improve access to finance for small holder farmers and discusses the possible structure... more...

  • Managing the Retail Supply Chainby James Topps; Glenn Taylor

    Kogan Page 2018; US$ 45.82

    Get an overview of retail supply chain and the differences within the different retail sectors, supported by tools and bona fide cases. more...

  • Supply Chain Management Modelsby Hamed Fazlollahtabar

    CRC Press 2018; US$ 54.95

    Supply Chain Management (SCM) is a wide field in which several specialties are included. In general, operations and production management players use SCM to organize the problems and analyze the solution approaches. Due to these points, a reference which can encompass a range of problems and their modelling approaches is required. This book will contain... more...

  • Supply Chain Casesby Olli-Pekka Hilmola

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 52.58

    This book provides an overview and analysis of the key publications and authors in the study of supply chain management since its inauguration in the 1980s. Reviewing 1699 published research works and case studies, it is the first to combine and analyse publication data and citations in order to assess the most popular topics and authors, and their... more...

  • Vom Material zur Produktinnovationby Sebastian Gramlich; Emanuel Ionescu; Eckhard Kirchner; Karsten Schäfer; Stefan Schork

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 5.12

    Die vorliegende Studie identifiziert Einflussmöglichkeiten und Faktoren für die erfolgreiche Überführung vom Material in die Produktinnovation. Bis in die 1990er-Jahre berücksichtigte die Innovationspolitik ein lineares Modell, das unmittelbare Zusammenhänge zwischen Grundlagenforschung, Fertigung, Produktentwicklung und Kommerzialisierung annahm.... more...

  • The Management of Additive Manufacturingby Mojtaba Khorram Niaki; Fabio Nonino

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 122.30

    This book introduces readers to additive technology and its application in different business sectors. It explores the fundamental impact additive has on technology, particularly on operations, innovation, supply chains, the environment and customer relations. Subsequently, on the basis of a broad survey of the best technology adopters, it offers... more...

  • Global Sourcing of Digital Services: Micro and Macro Perspectivesby Ilan Oshri; Julia Kotlarsky; Leslie P. Willcocks

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 45.24

    This book constitutes revised selected papers from the 11th international Global Sourcing Workshop 2017, held in La Thuile, Italy, in February 2017. The 10 contributions included were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions. The book offers a review of the key topics in sourcing of services, populated with practical frameworks that... more...