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International Logistics: The Management of International Trade Operations, 4th Edition, Pierre A. David

International Logistics The Management of International Trade Operations, 4th Edition

A full-color textbook covering all of the concepts of international logistics. This textbook is written from the perspective of the users, those managers who are actively exporting or importing goods or are otherwise involved in international trade operations. All of the relevant issues are thoroughly explained, including documentation, terms of payment, terms of trade (2010 Incoterms© rules), exchange rate exposure hedges, international insurance, Customs clearance, agency and distributorship sales contracts, packaging, transportation, and security issues. Continue reading

Operations Management in the Supply Chain: Decisions and Cases (Mcgraw-Hill/Irwin Series in Operations and Decision Sciences), 6th Edition, Roger Schroeder

Operations Management in the Supply Chain Decisions and Cases (Mcgraw-HillIrwin Series in Operations and Decision Sciences), 6th Edition

Operations Management in the Supply Chain: Decisions and Cases is an ideal book for the instructor seeking a short text with cases. This book employs a cross-functional perspective that emphasizes strategy and critical thinking, appealing to non-majors and practical for use in an MBA level or undergraduate course in operations management. The size and focus of the book also make the text attractive for the cross-functional curriculum where students are required to purchase more than one text. The sixteen cases offer variety in length and rigor; and several are from Ivey, Stanford, and Darden. This mix makes the book appropriate for both undergraduates and MBA students. Continue reading

OM 4 (with Review Cards and Decision Sciences & Operations Management CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card), 4th Edition, David Alan Collier

OM 4 (with Review Cards and Decision Sciences & Operations Management CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card), 4th Edition

Created through a “student-tested, faculty-approved” review process with input from more than 150 students and faculty, Collier/Evans’ OM4 provides a streamlined introduction to the core concepts, techniques, and applications of contemporary operations management. This concise, engaging, and accessible text includes a full suite of integrated learning tools–including flashcards, cases, datasets, games, and quizzes–in a convenient and affordable package perfect for today’s diverse learners. OM4 provides the latest examples featuring companies students will recognize from the news as well as videos for every chapter, case studies and end-of-chapter problems with exciting new material online. Five additional chapters online enable readers to delve further into the quantitative aspects of operations management. Continue reading

Operations Management, 10th Edition, Jay Heizer

Operations Management, 10th Edition

Operations Management presents a broad introduction to the field of operations in a realistic and practical manner, while offering the largest and most diverse collection of problems on the market.

I needed it for two classes and I wish I would of gotten it earier. It helps me so much, I like to read from paper not the computer. I like the infromation and helpful steps. It may be a little price but worth investing the money. Continue reading

Operations and Supply Chain Management (Mcgraw-Hill / Irwin), 14th Edition, F. Robert Jacobs

Operations and Supply Chain Management (Mcgraw-Hill  Irwin), 14th Edition

Resourceful companies today must successfully manage the entire supply flow, from the sources of the firm, through the value-added processes of the firm, and on to the customers of the firm. The fourteenth edition of Operations and Supply Chain Management provides well-balanced coverage of managing people and applying sophisticated technology to operations and supply chain management.

About the Author

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Richard B. Chase is Director of the Center for Operations Management Research and Education at USC. He is widely published in both books and academic journals and is considered one of the top service “gurus” in the field. He is on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Operations Management, an Advisor to Production and Operations Management journal, and a Fellow of the Decision Sciences Institute.

Definitely covers the material and presents the material in an interesting and currently relevant manner. I would recommend this book.

Product Details :

  • Series: Mcgraw-Hill / Irwin
  • Hardcover: 800 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin; 14 edition (January 17, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0078024021
  • ISBN-13: 978-0078024023
  • Product Dimensions: 11.2 x 8.6 x 1.2 inches

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