Supply Chain Management

Categories: Manufacturing
Includes lifetime access

Course Overview

This course has been carefully designed to help you better understand supply chain management. Research has consistently demonstrated that when clear goals are associated with learning, it occurs more easily and rapidly. With that in mind, let’s review our goals for today.

At the end of this course, you should be able to:

Identify how supply chain management relates to.

Customer satisfaction
Improving performance
Lowering costs
Product development

Define the terms:
Procurement
Upstream and downstream
Raw material
Forecasting
Carrying cost
Inventory
Order generation
Order taking
Order fulfillment
Returns management

Understand the levels of supply chain management and their effects
Strategic
Tactical
Operational

Comprehend the flows of supply chain management and data warehouses
Product flow
Information flow
Finances flow

Take a look at inventory management
Study supply chain groups
Review tracking and monitoring methods
Examine supply chain event management