Publications

The New Frontier of Price Optimization

Identifying the optimal prices for products was once a time-consuming process. That’s changing as businesses start to take advantage of advances in machine learning, increases in computing speed, and greater availability of data.

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From Superstorms to Factory Fires: Managing Unpredictable Supply-Chain Disruptions

Traditional methods of managing supply chain risk require estimations of how likely a disruption is to occur. For fairly common risks—poor supplier performance, forecast errors, transportation breakdowns—the traditional methods work quite well. But it’s a different story for rare, high-impact events such as megadisasters, pandemics, and political upheavals. These risks are hard to quantify using Read More »

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Supply Chain Network Design

This book is aimed at an important and under-served niche within the supply chain market:  strategic supply chain design.  Almost all supply chain professionals need to know about this discipline.  No current book covers the theory and practice in a way that ensures readers will be successful with this discipline in the field. Supply Chain Read More »

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When One Size Does Not Fit All

As a business diversifies, it may need more than one supply chain. Here’s how Dell addressed that challenge.

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Managing the Supply Chain

In today’s environment of tight budgets and even tighter turnarounds, effective supply-chain management has become a core business requirement. Managing the Supply Chain adapts the number one supply-chain book on the college market to examine how professionals can consistently turn supply-chain strategy into a competitive advantage. This results-based book examines the experiences of today’s most accomplished Read More »

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