Überblick:Pressestimmen ..'.third edition includes material that addresses current hot topics in supply chain management...serves as an excellent read for anyone involved in the supply chain process.' '--Quality Progress ' Klappentext For any supply chain misalignmentthe failure of all elements to move as onecan mean poor service high inventory unexpected costs constrained growth and profits and a loss of market share. In a world thats becoming more global supply chain improvement is a more crucial skill than ever. Even if you operate a smaller business having a proven reliable system for keeping your supply chain running smoothly is essential if you want to keep up with the competition.A hands-on guide to achieving operational superiority Supply Chain Excellence shows you step-by-step how to adapt the field-tested processes of the Supply Chain Council in your own organization.Thoroughly updated and now featuring examples from close to 100 projectsSupply Chain Excellence shows you how to: Gain internal support by educating employees and executives Put hard numbers to the financial value of change Conduct the proper competitive analysis to define business opportunity Align strategy product flow work flow information flow and system business requirements to focus on the right changes Maximize your use of existing technology Optimize Enterprise Resource Planning in your organization Streamline your process analysis effort and develop a sustainable supply chain scorecardNow featuring a compressed project timeline conducive to global and small-business useand guidance for applying SCOR processes in an SAP environmentthe book includes SAP screen captures sample deliverables summaries of tasks and key required executive behaviors as well as helpful graphics and diagrams. Supply Chain Excellence gives you all the practical tools you need whether youre trying to improve the performance of an existing supply chain system or implement a new one.Supply Chain Excellence has long been the go-to resource for doing supply chain right. Comprehensive practical and utterly up-to-date the third edition is your passport to utilizing the supply chain strategies that have been proven to work time and time again. PETER BOLSTORFF is President and CEO of SCE Limited (scelimited.com) which supports supply chain performance through education coaching and process expertise. An internationally recognized speaker educator consultant and author he is a former technical chair and two-term member of the Board of Directors with the Supply Chain Council and has been involved with the development of the SCOR model since its inception in 1996.ROBERT ROSENBAUM is an award-winning journalist with a specialty in manufacturing and supply chain management and founder and President of The MarketFarm which specializes in leveraging technical content. A partner in Supply Chain Excellence Education the training arm of SCE Limited he was the founding editor of the formerSupply Chain Technology News. Buchrückseite The gold standard guide to adopting the superior cross-industry methodologies developed by the Supply Chain Council for achieving operational superioritythe SCOR DCOR and CCOR ModelsSupply Chain Excellence now updated in a third edition is a concise practical instruction manual to doing supply chain correctly.Now adapted for use in an SAP environment in global enterprises and by small businesses the third edition features a highly compressed timeline for using the SCOR (Supply Chain Operations Reference) framework to plan and execute supply chain improvement. Youll learn how to: Implement changes to achieve sustainable competitive advantage Define business opportunities along the supply chain by conducting the proper competitive analysis Gain buy-in by educating your organization about supply chain improvement Achieve a significant return on investment Featuring new examples from roughly 30 additional projects the book identifies the most common contributors to supply chain misalignment refines the use of the scorecard for better process analysis extends the approach to encompass implementation and strategy and quantifies the financial value of supply chain improvement to demonstrate its importance in achieving lasting competitive advantage.If you want to keep your sales manufacturing distribution and inventory moving in perfect synchronization you need a flawless repeatable supply chain improvement approach that maximizes process efficiency and eliminates dysfunction. Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest thinking and most up-to-date strategies the third edition ofSupply Chain Excellence is an unparalleled guide for implementing best practices in supply chain management.Praise for Previous Editions of Supply Chain Excellence:If you are involved in supply chain management read this book! Paul Harmon Executive EditorBusiness Process Trends The genius of the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) definition of supply chain management is that it simplifies the complexities of SCM down to five simple terms that everybody can agree on: plan source make deliver return. Industry Week Supply Chain Excellence is a superb offering for organizations encountering their first supply chain difficulties or for use as a detailed practical how-to manual for properly managing a supply chain. It provides valuable guidance for forming a project team gaining top management commitment conducting environmental analyses and managing a critical-to-quality strategically driven project with the potential for huge payoffs. Quality Progress Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende PETER BOLSTORFF is President and CEO of SCE Limited which supports supply chain performance through education coaching and process expertise.ROBERT ROSENBAUM an award-winning journalist is founder and President of The MarketFarm which specializes in leveraging technical content. He was the founding editor of the formerSupply Chain Technology News.