F. Robert Jacobs
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
The sixteenth edition of Operations and Supply Chain Management covers a complete range of topics related to operations management and supply chain, with a focus on quantitative aspects of these topics. It addresses subjects that are relevant and current in Operations Management with a focus on economic and global economy, analytics content that relates decisions to relevant data using mathematical models, and appropriate ways for resolving problems that occur in the real world. Students will receive a set of skills and tools that are more applicable with this sixteenth edition, which not only highlights what organizations are doing to build a competitive advantage in the market, but also equips students with those abilities and resources. Reducing the cost of supply chain processes, integrating and collaborating with customers and suppliers, sustainability, and decreasing the long-term cost of products and processes are some of the hottest topics in business today that pertain to operations and supply chain management. The book delves into these trending subjects in order to shed light on the “big picture” and explain what they are as well as why they are significant to the world of business today.