Supply Chain Excellence: A Handbook for Dramatic Improvement Using the SCOR Model, 3rd Edition

Supply Chain Excellence: A Handbook for Dramatic Improvement Using the SCOR Model, 3rd Edition

by Peter Bolstorff, Robert Rosenbaum

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The gold standard guide to adopting the superior, cross-industry methodologies developed by the Supply Chain Council for achieving operational superiority-the SCOR, DCOR, and CCOR Models-Supply Chain Excellence, now updated in a third edition, is a concise, practical instruction manual to doing supply chain correctly. Now adapted for use in an SAP environment, in global enterprises, and by small businesses, the third edition features a highly compressed timeline for using the SCOR (Supply Chain Operations Reference) framework to plan and execute supply chain improvement. You'll learn how to: • Implement changes to achieve sustainable competitive advantage • Define business opportunities along the supply chain by conducting the proper competitive analysis • Gain buy-in by educating your organization about supply chain improvement • Achieve a significant return on investment Featuring new examples from roughly 30 additional projects, the book identifies the most common contributors to supply chain misalignment, refines the use of the scorecard for better process analysis, extends the approach to encompass implementation and strategy, and quantifies the financial value of supply chain improvement to demonstrate its importance in achieving lasting competitive advantage. If you want to keep your sales, manufacturing, distribution, and inventory moving in perfect synchronization, you need a flawless, repeatable supply chain improvement approach that maximizes process efficiency and eliminates dysfunction. Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest thinking and most up-to-date strategies, the third edition of Supply Chain Excellence is an unparalleled guide for implementing best practices in supply chain management.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780814438466
Publisher: AMACOM
Publication date: 01/14/2016
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 306
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.03(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
The Supply Chain Operations Reference Model
The Cross-Industry Standard for Supply Chain
The Supply Chain Council
The SCOR Framework
Value Chain Processes
Using SCOR to Drive Supply Chain Improvement
The Value of a SCOR Initiative
Chapter 2
Build Organizational Support for Supply Chain Improvement
Chapter 3
Define Project Scope
Chapter 4
Analyze Performance
Chapter 5
Data, Benchmarks, and Competitive Requirements
Chapter 6
Scorecards and Gap Analysis
Chapter 7
Defect Analysis
Chapter 8
Develop the Project Portfolio
Chapter 9
Refine the Project Portfolio
Chapter 10
Opportunity Analysis
Chapter 11
Lay Groundwork to Implement Projects
Chapter 12
From Portfolio Development to Implementation
Chapter 13
Initiate Implementation
Chapter 14
The Staple Yourself Interview and SCOR Level 3 Process Diagram
Chapter 15
Solution Design
Defining How the Process Should Work at SCOR Level 3
The SCOR Level 3 Blueprint
Configuring the Level 3 Blueprint for Project 7
Chapter 16
Level 4 Process Development and the Storyboard
Chapter 17
Configure, Solution Test, Pilot, Refine, and Roll Out
Chapter 18
Supply Chain Strategy
Chapter 19
Extend to the Greater Value Chain
Fowlers Inc. Supply Chain Excellence Project Charter
I. Introduction
Purpose of the Project Charter
Project Charter Contents
Maintenance of the Project Charter
II. Project Overview
Business Objectives
Project Objectives
III. Project Approach
Project Schedule
Steering Team Meetings
Risks and Dependencies
Project Organization
Roles and Responsibilities
Benefits and Measures of Success
Benchmark Sources
Benefit Analysis
Project Communication
Index 273

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