In this course, students are presented with a conceptual framework for understanding Supply Chain Management (SCM). The course covers concepts, trends, and technologies that enable global SCM. Students consider how customer needs, competitive advantage, operational measures, and financial performance support successful implementation of SCM. Topics covered include aligning information systems, procurement, demand planning and forecasting, inventory management and logistics to support organizational goals.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017