Information Technology and the Supply Chain

This week we look at how information technology is impacting the supply chain: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2qMklBMINA We will first discuss what supply chain management is and then consider two approaches to supply chain strategy. We will look at the impact of supply chain information technology and in particular the value of and issues with supply chain collaboration. …

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Operations and Technology

Over the past 30 years information technology has had an increasing presence in the operational side of most businesses. At the same time, approaches to the organisation of work and the management of people have changed and developed. Debate exists today around the role that information should play in operations. Some argue that IT can …

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