Lean Supply Chain and Logistics Management

ISBN-10: 007176626X

ISBN-13: 9780071766265

Edition: 2012

Authors: Paul Myerson

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This unique guide shows a true, full-scale implementation of Lean supply chain and logistics management for professionals, using a special “SCOR” (Supply Chain Operations Reference) model of plan, source, make, deliver, and return.Lean Supply Chain and Logistics Managementdemonstrates how to effectively use this powerful strategy to realize significant, long-term improvements and bottom-line savings. Written by a supply chain professional with extensive experience implementing Lean in a supply chain and logistics environment, this practical guide includes real-world examples and interviews with industry executives.Lean Supply Chain and Logistics ManagementIncludes real-world examples based on the experiences of the author and other expertsOffers downloadable PowerPoint slides to use as templates for Lean supply chain projects as well as an Excel Lean supply chain and logistics assessment tool to help you identify implementation opportunitiesProvides strategies that can lead to significant long-term improvements and bottom-line savings and efficiencies
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List price: $40.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 2/27/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430

Introduction - Using Lean to Energize your Supply Chain
Historical Perspective - From Lean Manufacturing to Lean Enterprise
The Need for Speed
8 Wastes - What, a Waste? "Value Added" vs. "Non-Value Added" activities from the customer perspective
The 8 wastes and how they apply to SCM
Lean Opportunities and Applications in Supply Chain & Logistics Management - The Forest for the Trees
Where Lean applies in today's Supply Chain & Logistics Management areas
Basic Lean Tools - You Can't Build a House without a Solid Foundation
Universal concepts and tools
How they work in the SCM environment
How to use the tools. Standardized Work
5S - Workplace Organization
Visual Workplace
Advanced Lean Tools - It's Not Rocket Science
Applicable advanced Lean tools and how they can work in the SCM environment examples
How to use the tools
Batch size reduction and Quick Changeover
Quality at the Source
Point of Use Storage, Pull/Kanbans (JIT), Workcells and TPM
JIT in Supply Chain and Logistics - This JIT's Good
Lean Warehouse - Low-Hanging Fruit
Lean Global Supply Chain and Logistics - The Long and Winding "Road"
Keys to Success - The Patient Gardener
Lean Culture and Team-based Continuous Improvement
Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process and its relation to Lean SC & Logistics
Getting Started - Lean Forward
Value Stream Mapping
Kaizen Events
Lean and Technology - Why Can't We All Just Get Along?
Beyond the Four Walls - I Can See Clearly Now
Metrics and Measurement - So, How Am I Doing?
- Lean SC & Logistics Case Studies
- Lean SC & Logistics Excel Assessment
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