Operations Excellence: Smart Solutions for Business Success by R. SchwientekOperations Excellence: Smart Solutions for Business Success by R. Schwientek

Operations Excellence: Smart Solutions for Business Success

byR. SchwientekEditorA. Schmidt

Hardcover | June 30, 2008

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Achieving operative excellence is an important endeavour for all companies - it is the golden path that leads to increased value over the long term. Through this book you too can achieve operations excellence within your own company.
ROLAND SCHWIENTEK is a Partner in Roland Berger's Munich office. He studied business administration at the Gerhard-Mercator University of Duisburg, Germany. Schwientek joined Roland Berger in 1997 after working several years in various functions in the automotive and automotive supplier industry, lastly as a purchasing manager at Bosch...
Title:Operations Excellence: Smart Solutions for Business SuccessFormat:HardcoverDimensions:300 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 1 inPublished:June 30, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023021780X

ISBN - 13:9780230217805


Table of Contents

Introduction- Operations Excellence PART I Introduction - What is Successful Product Development? Changing Business Models and their Impact on Product Development Innovate to Win Global Development made Successful Success Factors and Levers for Best Practise in Innovation Management Smart Engineering Processes 'Made in Japan' PART II Introduction - Strategic Trends and Challenges for Purchasing Key Trends in Purchasing Best Practises and Impact on Purchasing Strategy Purchasing Empowerment- The Way to Achieve World Class Purchasing PART III Introduction - Manufacturing in a Global Context Organizations Drive Strategy and Performance: Insights from Two Successful Lead Buying Models How Companies can Optimize their Global Manufacturing Footprint Leveraging Manufacturing Excellence in Global Production From Maintenance to Quality Control PART IV Introduction - Supply Chain Management - More than just Logistics Global Supply Chain Management - A Success Factor for Global Players Complexity Management- The Starting Point for Improving Performance Working Capital Excellence - How Companies Can Tap Hidden Cash Reserves in the Supply Chain Supply Chain Organization - A Key Enabler for Successful Supply Chain Management