Über den Autor
Ramnath Ganesan received his Ph.D. from The Pennsylvania State University. The president of Supply Cadence, LLC, maker of ForeXight supply chain management software, he has worked at and consulted with companies in the electronics, consumer goods, telecommunications, construction, and software industries. The concepts and methods presented in this book have been used by the author to initiate changeand improve performance at these companies.
Chapter 1: Supply Chain Management: An Overview
Chapter 2: Inventory Planning
Chapter 3: Demand Planning
Chapter 4: Supply Planning
Chapter 5: Sales & Operations Planning
Chapter 6: Network Planning
Chapter 7: Supply Chain Performance Review
Chapter 8: The Evolving Supply Chain
Appendix A: An Introduction to Managerial Cost Accounting
Appendix B: Inventory Margin Analysis
Appendix C: A Brief Introduction to Linear Programming
Appendix D: Selected Supply Chain Data
The Profitable Supply Chain describes strategies, concepts, methods, metrics, and process steps for improving supply chain performance in manufacturing and distribution companies.