While many business schools are teaching Global Operations Strategy with self-made teaching materials, there are no such textbooks. Combining practical approaches with detailed theoretical underpinnings, this book provides theories, tools, frameworks, and techniques for global operations strategy, and brings real world perspectives to students and managers. Each chapter includes definition of key terms, introduction of fundamental theories, several short case examples, one long new case to explain the associated theories, and recommended further reading.In 1978, PEOPLExpress was a rapidly rising company with competencies in achieving both low costs and low prices. ... systems can use robots (which cost only an5, 000a10, 000) to first build out a small capacity and then increase the number of robots in response to increased demand. ... A public storage warehouse can build fewer storage units during an initial phase of operation and then increase theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Global Operations Strategy|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-07-01|