Supply Chain Planning

Quantitative Decision Support and Advanced Planning Solutions

  • Herbert Meyr
  • Hans-Otto Günther

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Decision making in supply chains

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Christian Almeder, Margaretha Preusser, Richard F. Hartl
      Pages 29-53
  3. Demand Management

  4. Inventory Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Youssef Boulaksil, Jan C. Fransoo, Ernico N. G. van Halm
      Pages 199-218
    3. P. L. M. Van Nyen, J. W. M. Bertr, H. P. G. Van Ooijen, N. J. Vandaele
      Pages 219-246
    4. Bogdan C. Bichescu, Michael J. Fry
      Pages 247-280
  5. Applications in the chemical industry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. M. Kannegiesser, H.-O. Günther, P. van Beek, M. Grunow, C. Habla
      Pages 283-313
    3. Marcus Brandenburg, Franz-Josef Tölle
      Pages 315-340
  6. Applications in the automotive industry

About this book


Today supply chain management (SCM) is recognized as a powerful competitive weapon. This book addresses decision making activities in SCM at the strategic, tactical and operational decision level. It presents recent research results on collaborative planning in supply chains, demand and inventory management in logistics networks as well as applications in the chemical and automotive industry. The primary focus of this book is on the application of quantitative methods, which also form the basis of commercial advanced planning software systems. Its contributions are written by leading experts from academia and business. The book addresses practitioners as well as academic researchers in supply chain management, logistics and production planning.   


Advanced Planning Systems Automotive Industry Chemical Industry Decision Support Logistics SCM Supply Chain Management Supply Chains supply chain managment supply chain planning

Editors and affiliations

  • Herbert Meyr
    • 1
  • Hans-Otto Günther
    • 2
  1. 1.FG Produktion & Supply Chain ManagementTU DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.BWL - ProduktionsmanagementTU BerlinBerlinGermany

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