Role of Information Systems in Supply Chain Management

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 218)


The Institute for Supply Chain Management has defined supply management as “the identification, acquisition, access, positioning and management of resources an organization needs or potentially needs in the attainment of its strategic objectives”. The purpose of this chapter is to explore and evaluate the various approaches that can be taken to facilitate the management of supply chains.


Supply chain Management Information It SCM 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of ManagementShanghai UniversityShanghaiChina

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