Purchasing and Supply Management, 12th Edition, recognizes the major supply challenges facing all organizations and their purchasing and supply management implications. It also provides solid grounding in the basic tools and techniques along with opportunities to test comprehension through carefully crafted questions and cases.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 – The Challenge of Purchasing and Supply Management
Commercial Laundry Products
The Purchasing Co-opChapter 2 – Objectives and Organization for Effective Purchasing and Supply ManagementCases
Chapter 3 – Procedures and Information Flows
Chapter 4 – e-Commerce
Somers Office Products Inc.
Cable & Wireless
Establishing e-Business Standards at Deere & Company
Chapter 5 – Quality Specification and Inspection
St. Ann’s Hospital
Chapter 6 – Quantity and Delivery
Connecticut Circuit Manufacturers
Chapter 7 – Supplier Selection
Lancaster Life Insurance Co.
Industrial Products Corporation (IPC)
Chapter 8 – Outsourcing, Supplier Relations and Supply-Chain Management
Saucy Foods Limited
Paron Metal Fabricating
Super Stamps and Products Inc.
Chapter 9 – Price Determination
Global Heat Exchangers Inc.
Price Forecasting Exercise
Commodity Purchasing Game
Chapter 10 – Purchasing Logistics
Great Western Bank
Chapter 11 – Investment Recovery
Nova Stamping Company
Chapter 12 – Legal Aspects of Purchasing
Chapter 13 – Research and Management
Red Sea Corporation
Chemical Treatment Company (CTC) Ltd.
Chapter 14 – Global Supply Management
Global Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Marathon Oil Company International
Chapter 15 – Public Purchasing
City of Roxborough
Don Willit Associates
Chapter 16 – Acquisition of Capital Assets
Chapter 17 – Acquisition of Services
Talbot County School Board
Chapter 18 – Strategy in Purchasing and Supply Management