This course will expose you to a considerable breadth and depth of issues in supply chain sustainability. You will be introduced to topics that span several critical functional areas—logistics/transportation, marketing/distribution, operations, and purchasing—as well as the three elements of the triple bottom line: environmental, economic, and social. The course also discusses a number of tools and practices to enhance supply chain sustainability.
|Reading 7: Kraljic, P. (1983). Purchasing must become supply management. Harvard Business Review, 61(5), 109-117|
|Reading 12: MindTools.com. (2012). The Kraljic portfolio purchasing model: Assessing risk and maximizing profits. Retrieved from http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newSTR_49.htm|