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  1. European Distribution and Supply Chain Logistics

    By Ad R. Van Goor, Walther Ploos van Amstel, M. J. Ploos van Amstel

    A broad vision of supply chain management is necessary to implement European distribution successfully. European Distribution and Supply Chain Logistics focuses on logistics in the European region. This book discusses proven concepts and do's & don'ts for European distribution, as well...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Operations Management

    Edited by Michael. A Lewis, Nigel Slack

    Series: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

    Operations management is concerned with the fundamental activity of organizations - how they provide goods and services. One of the earliest branches of business and management studies, the increase in international competition has seen a resurgence of interest in the development of the operation...

    Published January 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  3. Six Sigma Deployment

    By Cary Adams, Praveen Gupta, Charlie Wilson

    Six Sigma Deployment provides a thorough understanding of the Six Sigma methodologies and its implementation in various industries. The authors offer practical information for successful implementation as well as what is needed to plan, monitor and steer this business strategy toward success. The...

    Published December 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  4. Enterprise Information Portals and Knowledge Management

    By Joseph M. Firestone

    Is the Enterprise Information Portal (EIP) knowledge management's killer app? Leading expert Joseph M. Firestone, the first author to formulate the idea of the Enterprise Knowledge Portal, breaks new ground and looks to the future with a practical, but comprehensive approach to enterprise portals...

    Published September 26th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Best Practice in Inventory Management

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Wild

    Good management of inventory enables companies to improve their customer service, cash flow and profitability. 'Best Practice in Inventory Management' outlines the basic techniques, how and where to apply them, and provides advice to ensure they work to produce the desired effect in practice. The...

    Published August 8th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Strategic Operations Management

    The New Competitive Advantage

    By Robert H. Lowson

    This indispensable text offers students a high quality treatment of strategic operations management. It provides the reader with a clear understanding of the importance and nature of operations strategy by determining exactly which management activities, core competencies, resources and...

    Published July 17th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Achieve Lasting Process Improvement

    By Bennet Lientz, Kathryn Rea

    Methods of improving business processes are developed on an ongoing basis, but few are successful. Common problems encountered include the failure of processes to meet expectations and the inability to sustain or replicate these business processes. Involvement of personnel at grassroots level, as...

    Published June 9th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Operations Management

    By Steve Brown, Kate Blackmon, Paul Cousins, Harvey Maylor

    'Operations Management: policy, practices, performance improvement' is the latest state-of-the-art approach to operations management. It provides new cutting edge input into operations management theory and practice that cannot be found in any other text. Discussing both strategic and tactical...

    Published June 5th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Privatisation and Liberalisation in European Telecommunications

    Comparing Britain, the Netherlands and France

    By Willem Hulsink

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    This book combines a detailed, sector-specific study of comparative telecommunications regimes set in the context of the EC, with an extensive historical and empirical analysis of individual policy management and change as experienced by three diverse regulatory cultures, namely, Britain, the...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  10. Managing Operations

    By Bob Johnson, Alan Hart

    Managing Operations is a concise guide to the fundamentals of operations management. Using examples and case studies from public, private and voluntary sector organizations, this book will enable managers to develop their competency to an excellent standard in an industrial or commercial setting....

    Published July 30th 1998 by Routledge