Supply Chain Management Terms and Glossary
12 Sep

2700 Plus Supply Chain Management Terms & Glossary

Managers, academics, students, professionals and practitioners of Supply Chain Management require ready access to a definitive source of current terminology and practice. Over the years I have gathered the most up-to-date glossary of Supply Chain Management terms, concepts and definitions relevant to the subject, which I hope you will find it useful.

Salient Features of This Document include:


  • You can download here for $9.999, 2700 plus Supply Chain Management Terms, which if purchased in paperback format could cost between £21.54 to £55.58.
  • Easy to use format.
  • Current definitions, based on those given by leading authorities.
  • Key e-commerce terminology.
  • Terminologies also employed in purchasing, supply, logistics, contract negotiation and all aspects of materials management.

If you are confused by all of the technical jargon and terms of the supply chain that are used in the field of Supply Chain & Logistics Management, then you are in the right place. I have even put together a PDF version of my digital supply chain and logistics management glossary for you to download! It will be of particular use if you are new to this industry where you might find the industry jargon and abbreviations confusing, and at times you might not even know what they are talking about! This is your one-stop-shop where you will find hundreds of common supply chain terms.

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About the Author- Dr Muddassir Ahmed

Dr MuddassirAhmed is the Founder & CEO of SCMDOJO. He is a global speakervlogger and supply chain industry expert with 17 years of experience in the Manufacturing Industry in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and South East Asia in various Supply Chain leadership roles.  Dr. Muddassir has received a PhD in Management Science from Lancaster University Management School. Muddassir is a Six Sigma black belt and founded the leading supply chain platform SCMDOJO to enable supply chain professionals and teams to thrive by providing best-in-class knowledge content, tools and access to experts.

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