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Cases for Teaching and Learning

 

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Chapter 1 - Basics of Supply Chain and Operations Management

 

No.  

Case  

Country  / Region  

  Focus  

  Chapter  

Hard Copy  

 WWW

1.    

Santa Clause

Worldwide  

Overview SCOM  issues  

  1  

  x  

     

 

Chapter 2  - Examples from Different Industries, Services and Continents


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region  

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

  2 

Chocolate SC  

Ivory Coast

Overview SCOM  issues  

2  

  x  

     

  3  

Nike     

U.S. / Asia  

Outsourcing / Global Sourcing  

2  

  x  

     

  4  

Dangote  Cement     

Nigeria

Integrated Supply Chain and Operations  

2  

  x  

     

  5  

REWE  

Germany  

Distribution operations and facility location  

2  

  x  

     

  6  

Food  Supply Chain     

Australia  

Resilient supply chain  

2   

     

x

  7  

Maquet     

Germany  

Operations in plant engineering  

2  

     

x

  8  

Starbucks  

U.S.  

SCOM in restaurants  

2  

  x  

     

  9  

Airport  Madrid     

Spain  

Airlines Operations  

2  

     

x

  10  

Logistics  Disaster Relief      

Worldwide  

Operations and supply chains in humanitarian  logistics  

2  

  x  

     

  11 

Smart  Hospital     

South Korea  

Operations and supply chains in services  

2  

  x  

     

  12

Car2Go  

Germany  

Operations in services  

2  

  x  

     

  13

Fab.com  

U.S.  

E-Commerce supply chain  

2   

  x  

     

  14

Tesco Virtual Store  

South Korea  

m-Commerce supply chain  

2   

  x  

     

  15

Toyota   

Japan  

Supply Chain Disaster Management  

2  

  x  

     

  16

Organic Valley  

U.S.  

Bio Supply Chain  

2  

     

x

  17

Wal-Mart  

U.S.   

RFID in distribution networks  

2

     

x

 

Chapter 3  - Processes, Systems, and Models

   

  No.

Case  

Country  / Region  

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

18

AirSupply

Germany/France

e-Collaboration

3


 

19

Barnes & Noble

U.S.

Business intelligence for SCM

3

  


x

20

Vestas

Denmark

Data mining for OpMgt

3

  


x

21

Macy’s Inc

U.S.

Big Data and RFID in Retail

3

  


x

22

Harley   Davidson

U.S.

IT-based supplier collaboration

3

  

X

 

23

Hamni

South Korea

SC in Pharms / RFID

3

  

 

x

24

Ford

U.S.

Supply chain risk management

3

  

X

 

25

Domino’s Pizza UK

UK

M-Commerce

3

  

X


26

Supply Chain Simulation with AnyLogistix

Europe

Supply Chain Simulation

3

  


x


Chapter 4  - Operations and Supply Chain Strategy


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

27

Agile Supply Chain

Mexico

SC strategy

4

  

x

  


28

Mercadona

Spain

Sustainable supply chain

4

  

x

  


29

Zara - Uniqlo - Primark

Spain - Japan - Ireland

SC Strategy

4

  

x

  


30

Coca-Cola

U.S.

Sustainable SC

4

  

x

  


31

IKEA

Sweden

SC strategy

4

  

x

  


32

Eroski-Henkel

Spain

CPFR

4

  


x

  

33 

BER airport

Germany

Centralized vs decentralized supply

4

  


x

  

34

SupplyOn

Germany

Vendor-Managed Inventory

4

  

x

  


35

Nissan

Japan

Resilience Supply Chain

4

  

 

x

  


Chapter 5  - Sourcing Strategy


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

36  

  

Volkswagen   Saxony

Germany

  

JIT/JIS

  

5

  

x

  


37

  

Apple

U.S.

  

Global Sourcing

  

5

  

x

  


38

  

Louis Vuitton

France

  

Global Sourcing

  

5

  

x

  


39  

  

Global Supply Chain Simulation with AnyLogistix

Global

  

Global Sourcing

  

5

  

x

  



Chapter 6  - Production Strategy


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

40


AirSupply


Germany/France


ETO Production strategy + Demand planning


6


x



41

Toyota

Japan/U.S.


Production strategy


6


x



42

DELL vs. Lenovo

U.S. - China


Production strategy


6


x



43

Asian Paints

India


Production strategy


6


x



44

BMW

Germany


Production strategy


6


x



45

IKEA

Sweden


Production strategy


6


x



46

Xilinx

U.S.


Production strategy


6


x



47

Kellogg

U.S.


Production strategy


6


x



48

myFab.com

France


Production strategy failed


6


 

X

 

Chapter 7  - Facility Location Planning and Network Design


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

49

OTLG


Germany


Facility Location / Distribution Network


7


X


50

Machinery cluster in Russia


Russia


Facility location


7



X

51

PowerPong Sports


China


Facility location


7


X


52

Niedersachsen Park


Germany


Facility location


7


X



Chapter 8  - Distribution and Transportation Network Design


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

53

Deichmann


Germany-China


Intermodal transportation


8

X


54

ALDI vs Homeplus


Germany / South Korea


Distribution Network Design


8

X


55

Bavarian Wood


Germany


Distribution planning


8

X


56

Seven Eleven Japan


Japan


Distribution network design


8

X


57

Eldorado


Russia


Distribution network design


8


X

58

Tomato trade


Spain-Germany


Distribution network design


8


X

59

Organic Food Transportation


Brazil


Distribution network design


8


X

60

Distribution network simulation and optimization in   with AnyLogistix


U.S.


Distribution network design


8


X


Chapter 9  - Factory Planning and Process Design


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

61

Toyota


Japan


TPS / Kaizen / Lean Mgt


9

X

X


62

Tesla


U.S.


Factory planning


9

X


63

Industry 4.0


Germany


Factory planning


9

X


64

Centrotherm Photovoltaics AG


Germany


Factory planning


9

X



Chapter 10  - Layout Planning


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

65

BMW Leipzig


Germany


Layout planning


10

X

  

 

  

66

Cardinal Health


U.S.


Warehouse Layout planning


10

X

  

 

  

67

OTLG


Germany


Warehouse Layout planning


10

X

  

 

  

68

REWE


Germany


Warehouse Layout planning


10

X

  

 

  

69

Knorr Bremse


Germany


Layout planning


10

X

  

 

  


Chapter 11  - Demand Forecasting


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

70  

  

Impact of Oil Prices on Supply Chains in Steel   Industry


Worldwide


Demand forecasting / Linear Programming


11



X

71

Forecasting at Walt Disney


U.S.


Demand forecasting


11


X


72 

Sport Obermeyer


Austria


Demand forecasting


11


X



Chapter 12  - Production and Material Requirements Planning


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

73

SIBUR


Russia


Sales and Operations Planning


12


X


74

Game “Sales and Operations Planning”



Sales and Operations Planning


12



X


Chapter 13  - Inventory Management


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

75

Daily   Maersk


Asia-Europe


Safety stock reduction through daily shipments


13

X


76

SupplyOn


Germany


VMI


13


X

77

LCD monitors in Taiwan


Taiwan


ATP-CTP


13


X

78

Papa John's Pizza


U.S.


Inventory Management


13


X

79

VMI/CPFR


Germany


Inventory Management


13


X

80

Amazon


UK


Inventory Management


13

X


81

Volkswagen


Germany


Inventory Management


13

X


82

DELL


U.S.


Inventory Management


13

X



Chapter 14  - Routing and Scheduling


  No.

Case  

Country  / Region 

  Focus  

 Chapter  

Hard Copy  

WWW

83

Red Sea Bus Travel


Egypt


Vehicle Routing


14

X


84

UPS


U.S.


Vehicle Routing


14

X


85

Dabbawalla Network


India


Vehicle Routing


14


X