aThis book provides a valuable resource for all those who seek to understand the sources of supply chain risk and provides powerful insights into how that risk might be mitigated.a a Martin Christopher, Emeritus Professor of Marketing a Logistics, Cranfield School of Management, UK aThis handbook is perfectly balanced with academic theory and real-world best practices making it a useful resource for both supply chain practitioners and students of the trade.a a Sean S. Murphy, President and CEO, Lootok aThis book provides practitioners and students with an overview of good supply chain risk management practices, nicely illustrated with a diverse set of case examples.a a Stephan M. Wagner, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Logistics Management, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) Recent business trends, and practices, coupled with unpredictable external events have made many firms much more vulnerable to supply chain risk and disruptions than in the past. The Handbook for Supply Chain Risk Management offers the first comprehensive collection of diverse practices executives and practitioners in most any industry can adopt to proactively manage supply chain risks and improve their overall business performance.Key Features ac Delivers valuable insights from 30 international contributing authors ac Provides comprehensive coverage of current and future supply chain risks such as globalization, outsourcing, Lean initiatives, information security, natural disasters, political upheaval and economic recession ac Includes a wide variety of cases from various industries demonstrating effective approaches useful for benchmarking, reducing the chance and financial impact of risk, and for creating a more robust and resilient firm in the face of supply chain risk ac Supplies practitioners with a set of best practices, processes, tools, and techniques supported by illustrative examples ac WAV offers downloadable instructional materials a available from the Web Added Valueac Download Resource Center at www.jrosspub.comThe Handbook for Supply Chain Risk Management offers the first comprehensive collection of diverse practices executives and practitioners in most any industry can adopt to proactively manage supply chain risks and improve their overall ...
|Title||:||Handbook for Supply Chain Risk Management|
|Author||:||Omera Khan, George A. Zsidisin|
|Publisher||:||J. Ross Publishing - 2012|