Supply Chain Event Management – Concept and Use in Business Practice

  • Joerg S. Hofstetter
  • Wolfgang Stölzle
Part of the Lecture Notes in Logistics book series (LNLO)


Ensuring continuity of supply while maximizing profitability are primary goals of corporate disciplines like procurement, logistics, production, or distribution. Each discipline for itself has established concepts to reduce or cope with inherent hazards that may hinder inbound or outbound product flows as well as shrinkage, all eventually harming continuity of supply.


Supply Chain Supply Chain Management Corrective Action Business Practice Optical Character Recognition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chair of Logistics ManagementUniversity of St. GallenSt. GallenSwitzerland

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