Supply Chain Management: An Overview

  • Hartmut Stadtler
Part of the Springer Texts in Business and Economics book series (STBE)


What is the essence of Supply Chain Management (SCM)? How does it relate to Advanced Planning? In which sense are the underlying planning concepts “advanced”? What are the origins of SCM? These as well as related questions will be answered in this chapter.


Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Customer Order Enterprise Resource Planning System Bullwhip Effect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Logistics and TransportUniversity of HamburgHamburgGermany

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