BA9272 SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT Syllabus for 3rd Sem MBA -Operations Elective-Third semester - Regulation 2009 - Anna University


BA9272 SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT Syllabus for 3rd Sem MBA -Operations Elective-Third semester - Regulation 2009 - Anna University

BA9272                      SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT                        LTP C
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UNIT I             INTRODUCTION                                                                                                   9
Defining Supply Chain management and logistics management. Evolution. Supply Chain – Fundamentals, , and  Importance. Supply chain strategy, Enablers/ Drivers of Supply Chain Performance. Supply Chain relationships

UNIT II            LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT                                                                                9
Logistics   functions,  objectives,  solution.  Customer  Service.  Warehousing  and  Material
Storage, Material Handling, Trasportation and Packaging 3PL and 4PL.

UNIT III           NETWORK DESIGN                                                                                             9
Distribution Network Design Role, Factors Influencing, Options, Value Additions. Models for Facility Location and Capacity allocation. Impact of uncertainty on Network Design. Network Design decisions using Decision trees.

UNIT IV          SOURCING AND INVENTORY MANAGEMENT                                                 9
Sourcing Make vs buy decision, Creating World Class Supply base, World Wide Sourcing Inventory Management – managing cycle inventory, safety inventory. Value of information, Bullwhip effect, Coordination in supply chain, Analysing impact of supply chain redesign on the inventory

UNIT V           CURRENT TRENDS                                                                                             9
E-Business Framework and Role of Supply Chain in e- business and b2b practices. Supply Chain  IT  Framework.E-Supply  Chains,  E  –  Logistics-  eSRM,  eLRM,  eSCM,  Agile  Supply Chains. Reverse Logistics, Global Logistics.




TEXT BOOKS

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

1.  Bowersox Donald J, Logistical Management The Integrated Supply Chain Process” Tata
McGraw Hill, 2000
2.  Sunil  Chopra  and  Peter  Meindl,  Supply  Chain  Management-Strategy  Planning  and
Operation, Prentice Hall, 2007.

REFERENCES
1.  Donald  J.  Bowersox,  David  J.  Closs  and  M.  Bixby  Cooper,  Supply  Chain  Logistics
Management, Tata McGraw Hill, 2008
2.  Altekar Rahul V, Supply Chain Management-Concept and Cases, Prentice Hall India, 2005.
3.  Joel  D.  Wisner,  G.  Keong  Leong,  Keah-Choon  Tan,  Principles  of  Supply  Chain
Management- A Balanced Approach, South-Western, Cengage Learning 2005
4.  Naraya Rangarj, G. Raghuram, Mandyam M. Srinivasan, Supply Chain Management for
Competitive Advantage Concepts and Cases, Tata McGraw Hill, 2009
5.  R.P. Mohanty and S.G. Deshmukh, Supply Chain Management, Biztantra, 2005
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