This course explores the components of supply chain models, the various ways
that materials, information, and funds can flow across supply chains, and
initiatives that can improve a company’s efficiency in the supply chain.
This course presents the basic viewpoints on supply chain management,
including the essential elements of supply chain models and the complex ways
that materials, information, and funds can flow across supply chains. The
course explores some of the key challenges and opportunities for improving
supply chain performance in addition to issues facing supply chain
After completing this course, you should be able to:
Describe integrated supply chain management and its components.
Discuss the challenges and issues a supply chain manager faces.
Recognize three key initiatives to improve supply chain efficiency at the company level.
Describe key initiatives to improve efficiency across the supply chain.