This new course introduces methods used to find Predictive Solution in Supply Chain Management (SCM). Students will learn which methods/tools should be selected to reduce inventory, estimate supplier performance or improve demand forecast accuracy. Topics covered include: Replenishment Methods and Inventory Optimization, Supplier Performance Analysis, Demand Forecasting , Logistics Planning, Price Optimization. Special emphasis is placed on Combining SCM and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
2 Graduate credits
Effective August 14, 2010 to present