Über den Autor
Michael Quayle is Directorate Advisor Business & Industry and Robert Bosch Professor (Chair) in Purchasing & Supply Chain Management at the University of Glamorgan UK. Before entering academia he gained significant procurement and project management experience in European electronics and defence industries. An adviser to the UK Office of Government Commerce (OGC) & the Welsh Assembly Government (WAG), Michael is a registered purchasing and supply management specialist and a senior consultant to the United Nations (UNCTAD) International Trade Centre (ITC). He has been published extensively in the fields of management development, purchasing, procurement, supply chain management, materials management and logistics. He is a member of the Wales Management Council and is also the UK Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply Ambassador to Wales
A sample of contents: Developments in Purchasing, Supply Chain Management and Logistics; Strategic Purchasing Management; Purchasing Policy; Operating Environments; Physical Distribution; E-Business.
Featuring case studies and practical examples, this book illustrates how organizations worldwide can apply strategies for supply chain implementation. It shows readers how to develop a supply chain strategy and implementation plan and use it to gain an advantage in the 21st century competitive marketplace.