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Supply Chain Management

Edited by Pengzhong Li

Tongji University

The purpose of supply chain management is to make production system manage production process, improve customer satisfaction and reduce total work cost. With indubitable significance, supply chain management attracts extensive attention from businesses and academic scholars. Many important research findings and results had been achieved. Research work of supply chain management involves all activities and processes including planning, coordination, operation, control and optimization of the whole supply chain system. This book presents a collection of recent contributions of new methods and innovative ideas from the worldwide researchers. It is aimed at providing a helpful reference of new ideas, original results and practical experiences regarding this highly up-to-date field for researchers, scientists, engineers and students interested in supply chain management.

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Supply Chain ManagementEdited by Pengzhong Li

Published: April 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/633

ISBN: 978-953-307-184-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6004-5

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

132450 Total Chapter Downloads

60 Crossref Citations

67 Web of Science Citations

131 Dimensions Citations


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1. Supply Chain Optimization: Centralized vs Decentralized Planning and Scheduling

By Georgios K.D. Saharidis


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2. Integrating Lean, Agile, Resilience and Green Paradigms in Supply Chain Management (LARG_SCM)

By Helena Carvalho and V. Cruz-Machado


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3. A Hybrid Fuzzy Approach to Bullwhip Effect in Supply Chain Networks

By Hakan Tozan and Ozalp Vayvay


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4. Managing and Controlling Public Sector Supply Chains

By Intaher Marcus Ambe and Johanna A Badenhorst-Weiss


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5. Supply Chain Management Based on Modeling & Simulation: State of the Art and Application Examples in Inventory and Warehouse Management

By Francesco Longo


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6. Supply Chain Process Benchmarking Using a Self-Assessment Maturity Grid

By Sander de Leeuw


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7. Supply Chain Resilience Using the Mapping Approach

By A.P. Barroso, V.H. Machado and V. Cruz Machado


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8. Capacity Collaboration in Semiconductor Supply Chain with Failure Risk and Long-term Profit

By Guanghua Han, Shuyu Sun and Ming Dong


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9. A Cost-based Model for Risk Management in RFID-Enabled Supply Chain Applications

By Manmeet Mahinderjit-Singh, Xue Li and Zhanhuai Li


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10. Inventories, Financial Metrics, Profits, and Stock Returns in Supply Chain Management

By Carlos Omar Trejo-Pech, Abraham Mendoza and Richard N. Weldon


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11. Differential Game for Environmental-Regulation in Green Supply Chain

By Yenming J Chen and Jiuh-Biing Sheu


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12. Logistics Strategies to Facilitate Long-Distance Just-in-Time Supply Chain System

By Liang-Chieh (Victor) Cheng


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13. Governance Mode in Reverse Logistics: A Research Framework

By Qing Lu, Mark Goh and Robert De Souza


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14. Supply Chain Management and Automatic Identification Management Convergence: Experiences in the Pharmaceutical Scenario

By U. Barchetti, A. Bucciero, A. L. Guido, L. Mainetti and L. Patrono


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15. Strategic Fit in Supply Chain Management: A Coordination Perspective

By S. Kamal Chaharsooghi and Jafar Heydari


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16. Towards Improving Supply Chain Coordination through Business Process Reengineering

By Marinko Maslaric and Ales Groznik


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17. Integrated Revenue Sharing Contracts to Coordinate a Multi-Period Three-Echelon Supply Chain

By Mei-Shiang Chang


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18. The Impact of Demand Information Sharing on the Supply Chain Stability

By Jing Wang and Ling Tang


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19. Complexity in Supply Chains: A New Approachto Quantitative Measurement of the Supply-Chain-Complexity

By Filiz Isik


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20. A Multi-Agent Model for Supply Chain Ordering Management: An Application to the Beer Game

By Mohammad Hossein Fazel Zarandi, Mohammad Hassan Anssari, Milad Avazbeigi and Ali Mohaghar


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21. A Collaborative Vendor – Buyer Deteriorating Inventory Model for Optimal Pricing, Shipment and Payment Policy with Two – Part Trade Credit

By Nita H. Shah and Kunal T. Shukla


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22. Quantifying the Demand Fulfillment Capability of a Manufacturing Organization

By César Martínez-Olvera


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23. Continuum-Discrete Models for Supply Chains and Networks

By Ciro D’Apice, Rosanna Manzo and Benedetto Piccoli


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24. Services and Support Supply Chain Design for Complex Engineering Systems

By John P.T. Mo


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25. Lifecycle Based Distributed Cooperative Service Supply Chain for Complex Product

By Pengzhong Li, Rongxin Gu and Weimin Zhang


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26. A Generalized Algebraic Model for Optimizing Inventory Decisions in a Centralized or Decentralized Three-Stage Multi-Firm Supply Chain with Complete Backorders for Some Retailers

By Kit Nam Francis Leung


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27. Life Cycle Costing, a View of Potential Applications: from Cost Management Tool to Eco-Efficiency Measurement

By Francesco Testa, Fabio Iraldo, Marco Frey and Ryan O’Connor


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  • CNKI

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