E-Supply Chain Management (E-SCM)
Electronic Supply Chain Management (e-SCM) is an optimization of business processes and business value in every corner of the extended enterprise – right from your supplier’s supplier to your customer’s customer. It uses e-business concepts and Web-technology to manage beyond the enterprise, both upstream and downstream. This strategic approach unites all the steps in the business cycle, from initial product design and procurement of raw materials, through shipping, distribution, and warehousing. Right up to the point when the finished product is delivered to the customer.
e-SCM practicum allows students to understand about how e-SCM can be relevant to be diversified business houses with complex supply chain networks, to companies with wide distribution systems, and to enterprise that depend on a large number of out-sourced products.