Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core 5th Edition by F. Robert Jacobs, ISBN-13: 978-1260238884



Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core 5th Edition by F. Robert Jacobs, ISBN-13: 978-1260238884

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  • Publisher: ‎ McGraw Hill; 5th edition (January 7, 2019)
  • Language: ‎ English
  • 544 pages
  • ISBN-10: ‎ 1260238881
  • ISBN-13: ‎ 978-1260238884

The Fifth Edition of Operations and Supply Chain Management: The Core focuses on the important core concepts in the dynamic field of operations. Just as lava flows from the core of the earth, operations and supply chain management is the core of business. Material must flow through supply chain processes to create cash output and input. This new edition has an increased focus on supply chain analytics involving the analysis of data to better solve business problems.

Table of Contents:

Ch. 1 Operations and Supply Chain Management

Ch. 2 Strategy and Sustainability

Ch. 3 Forecasting

Ch. 4 Strategic Capacity Management

Ch. 4a Learning Curves

Ch. 5 Projects

Ch. 6 Manufacturing Processes

Ch. 6a Break-Even Analysis

Ch. 7 Service Processes

Ch. 8 Sales and Operations Planning

Ch. 9 Material Requirements Planning

Ch. 10 Quality Management and Six Sigma

Ch. 11 Inventory Management

Ch. 12 Lean Supply Chains

Ch. 13 Global Sourcing and Procurement

Ch. 14 Location, Logistics, and Distribution

Appendix A: Linear Programming Using the Excel Solver

Appendix B: Answers to Selected Objective Questions

Appendix C: Present Value Table

Appendix D: Negative Exponential

Appendix E: Areas of the Cumulative Standard Normal Distribution

F. Robert Jacobs is Chase Faculty Fellow Professor of Operations Management at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University. He received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering as well as Computer and Information Science, an MBA, and a Ph.D. in Operations Management all from The Ohio State University.

Richard B. Chase is Director of the Center for Operations Management Research and Education at USC. He is widely published in both books and academic journals and is considered one of the top service “gurus” in the field. He is on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Operations Management, an Advisor to Production and Operations Management journal, and a Fellow of the Decision Sciences Institute.

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