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Supply Chain Management for Beginners

Friday, February 14 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm • Organized By Chaifetz School of Business
3674 Lindell Boulevard, Room 334, St. Louis, MO 63108


Join us for a one-day introductory course to supply-chain management! 

Supply chain management (SCM) is the management of a network of interconnected businesses involved in the provision of product and service packages required by the end customers in a supply chain. Supply chain management spans all movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption. SCM draws heavily from the areas of operations management, logistics, procurement, and information technology while striving for an integrated approach. This course brings into consideration the impact of supply chain management on the performance of the firm's financial results.

What you will learn:

Why Supply Chain Management?

The supply chain and financial performance

Supply chain metrics

Selected SCM tools: supply chain design, inventory management, logistics, supplier relationship management

General Course Information: 

Class will be held in the Chaifetz School of Business (3674 Lindell Blvd) and will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All course materials will be provided in class. A light breakfast is also provided.

The cost to attend is free, however registration is required.

More information, such as parking and classroom location will provided by email after your registration has been received.

Contact: Jess Turner (
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Chaifetz School of Business
3674 Lindell Boulevard
Room 334
St. Louis, MO 63108
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