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SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT(SCM)/ LOGISTIC/ DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT

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Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Economical Alternatives in CSM Software for SMEs the promise of free/opensource software
MMR
Dr. Sudhi Rao
July 2005
2
Revolutionizing supply chain management through holistic Governance structures
MMR
William Ulrich
July 2005
3
Master the art of logistics
MMR
R. CHANDRAKANTH
July 2005
4
Logistics for Customer Satisfaction
MatFlow
Dr. Rajiv Gupta
July 2005
5
Globalisation and its effects on SCM
MMR
Vijita S Agarwal
May 2005
6
Materials Management - Profit Centre
IIMM
R V Ramakrishna
May 2005
7
Success Stories in the Area of SCM
MMR
Ashok Sharma & Sarika
April 2005
8
Power of outsourcing in SCM
MMR
Ashok Sharma
April 2005
9
Growth in Logistics - An Overview
MMR
Prem Narayan
April 2005
10
Supply Chain Demystified
MMR
Meenakshi Nissim
April 2005
11
Supply Chain Management in India can we Organize them better
MMR
Prof. B.S Sahay
April 2005
12
Prospects of SCM
MMR
N S Uppa
March 2005
13
Performance Measures of SCM
MMR
R V Ramakrishna
March 2005
14
From Logistics to SCM
MMR
S S Khanka
Feb 2005
15
Dynamics of Supply Chain in Developing Nation
MMR
C P Jhamb
Feb 2005
16
Supply Chain Management in the Fast changing time
MMR
Prof. Rupesh Goel
Feb 2005
17
Globalization and its Effect on Supply Chain Management
MMR
Mrs.Vijita S Aggarwal
Dec 2004
18
Supply Chain Management (SCM) for Corporate Competitive
MMR
Dr. Naval Karrir
Dec 2004
19
Quest for Excellence in Management
MMR
S C Verma
G Pratap Reddy
Dec 2004
20
Modeling Logistics for Value Maximization
MMR
Tejinder Sharma
Dr. Satish Kapoor
Dec 2004
21
An Automated Materials Management System - Experience in NHPC
MMR
Digvijai Nath, NHPC
S R Roy- NHPC
Nov 2004
22
Supply Chain Management and the Total Cost Concept
MMR
Ms. J Subramanian
Ms. N Sud
Oct 2004
23
Environmental Supply Chain Management
MMR
Dr. Sarika Kulkarni
Oct 2004
24
Supply Chain Strategies
MMR
Lt.Gen.D V Kalra
PVSM,AVSM (Retd)
Oct 2004
25
Customer Centric Materials Management
IIMM
--
June 2004
26
In-Plant Logistics : Key to the success of a lean enterprises
MMR
Dr. Rajiv Gupta
MatFlow Systems
June 2004
27
Internet Enabled Supply Chain Management
MMR
S L Das
B Kumar
Shalendra Kumar
M Ramakrishnan
June 2004
28
Web-based procurement systems: Intention of adoption by Portugese organizations
IFPSM
Antonio Manuel Soares Aguiar
Antonio Palma dos Reis
2003-2004
29
Supply chain management framework: dimensions and development stages
IFPSM
Krisztina Demeter
Andrea Gelei
2003-2004
30
Understanding ICT management in small transport and logistics service providers
IFPSM
Pietro Evangelista
2003-2004
31
Competitiveness: A match between value drivers and competencies in the Hungarian automotive supply chain
IFPSM
Andrea Gelei
2003-2004
32
The concept 'Total Value of Ownership': A case study approach
IFPSM
Krisje Hurkens,
Finn Wynstra
2003-2004
33
The effect of strategy on the use of supply chain management tools - exploratory survey in the Hungarian automotive industry
IFPSM
István Jenei
Krisztina Demeter
Andrea Gelei
2003-2004
34
Managing risk by internalising product design in fashion retail: an exploratory caseof Marks & Spencer
IFPSM
Omera Khan
2003-2004
35
Conceptualization of developing partnerships in supply networks: The role of social networks in partner selection
IFPSM
Tuija
Liisa Pohja
2003-2004
36
Analysing the impact of internet based technologies implementation processon the relations in a supply chain context: an explorative research design
IFPSM
Lelio Raffa
2003-2004
37
Unraveling the complexity of the organizational adoption of electronic procurement:A direction for future research
IFPSM
Marc R.B. Reunis
Sicco C. Santema
2003-2004
38
Information sharing in Buying Supplier relationship
IFPSM
Pierluigi Rippa
2003-2004
39
Unfair division of gains under equal price in cooperative purchasing
IFPSM
Fredo Schotanus a
Jan Telgen a
Luitzen de Boer
2003-2004
40
A study of a newly formed Chinese enterprise
IFPSM
Susanna Xin Xu
2003-2004
41
Problems and countermeasures for implementing Supply Chain Management in China
IFPSM
Qi Yan
2003-2004
42
Buyer expectations in small and medium enterprise interactions
IFPSM
Martin M. Zammit
2003-2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

VALUE ENGINEERING/ TQM/ QA/ ISO/ BENCH MARKING

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Apics certification : A Powerful weapon for the 21st Century
MMR
Shashi R. TulSyaN
July 2005
2
Bench Marking Survey on Supply Chain Management Practices of Auto Ancillary Industries in India
IIMM
R V Ramakrishnan
Dec 2004
3
CD on "Benchmarking Best Supply Chain Practices - Survey Report"
IIMM
Survey Report CD  

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

NEGOTIATIONS/ PROCUREMENT/ SOURCING STRATEGIES/ GLOBAL SOURCING/ BPO/ OUTSOURCING

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Cost Reduction through business partnerships
MMR
C.N.Rushi
July 2005
2
Strategic Sourcing
IIMM
Compilation -IIMM
May 2005
3
Paradigm shift in Procurement Practices at Tata Steel - Traditional Purchase to Strategic Sourcing
MMR
Subhadra Sen
Ekta Sinha
TISCO
Dec 2004
4
Outsourcing As a Catalyst for Transformation
MMR
--
Nov 2004
5
Value creation through strategic sourcing
MMR
Prashant Kumar
Shiv Prakash
Oct 2004
6
Outsourcing the deciding factor
MMR
Mathew Hunter
Oct 2004
7
Good Practices in Public Sector Procurement
MMR
R K Aherwar
Konkan Railways
July 2004
8
Buying Strategy - Emerging Trends
MMR
Ved Prakash Marwah
Governor of Jharkhand
June 2004
9
Outsourcing Paradigm
MMR
Dr. Sarika Kulkarni
June 2004
10
Rfid and its application in materials management
MMR
----
July 2005
11
The effects of the Internet on Procurement
MMR
Patrice N Knight-IBM
May 2005
12
Bar Codes - The Easy way for SCM efficiency
MMR
Sanjiv Mehta
Feb 2005
13
E-Procurement for Government: Opportunities and Challenges
MMR
Rohit Menon
Dec 2004
14
E-Procurement Reality Check
MMR
Julian Curtiss
Nov 2004
15
Transparency in public dealing through e-ERA
MMR
Prem Narayana
Central Railways
Oct 2004
16
Purchasing Cards - E-procurement
MMR
Levey D Roltiman J
South Africa
Oct 2004
17
Online Purchasing - Reverse Auction
MMR
Arun S Banavali
Hindustan Construction
June 2004

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WAREHOUSING/ PRESERVATION/ PACKAGING

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Cost Reduction by Improvements in Packaging
MMR
P G Deshmukh
May 2005
2
Automated Warehousing Perspectives and Trends
MMR
Dr.Rajiv Gupta
MatFlow Systems
Dec 2004
3
Open Warehouse System
MMR
H Laksmi Narayan
G M R - Bangalore
July 2004

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INVENTORY CONTROL/ PROVISIONING

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
World Bank Procurement
MMR
Shivendra Kumar GGM July 2005
2
Vendor Managed Inventory
MMR
---- July 2005
3
Boosting Economic Growth and Competitiveness
MMR
---- July 2005
4
Inventory Performance Measurement & Organisational Issues
MMR
R N Jha Dec 2004
5
Purpose of Inventory Management
MMR
V B Singh
Nov 2004
6
Efficient Inventory Management System on Railways
MMR
Prem Narayan
Central Railways
July 2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

CLASSIFICATION/ CODIFICATION/ STANDARDIZATION

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Standardization - Echoes and Images
IIMM
Prof. S. Ray May 2005

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

GREEN PURCHASING/ ECO MARK/ SOCIAL ETHICAL RESPONSIBILITY (SER)/ CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY(CSR)

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Green buying for sustainance of green evironment
MMR
Tek Chand July 2005
1
Eco-Friendly Packaging & Eco-Mark on Packages
IIMM
HBN Murthy May 2005
2
Competitive Labeling VS. Regulatory Ecolabel - A Look at the Eco Mark Scheme
MMR
Barun S Mitra Nov 2004
3
Ecolabeling Scheme
IIMM
Dr. Rashid Hassan
MOEF, GOI
Oct 2004
4
Corporate India Gets ECO Friendly
IIMM
M K Bhardwaj
June2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

DISPOSAL OF SURPLUS -BER -OBSOLETE GOODS

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
E-Waste Management
MMR
Parthasarathy
July 2005

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LEGAL ASPECTS/ ARBITRATION/ CONTRACT MANAGEMENT/ CVC GUIDELINES

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Law of Carriage of Goods
MMR
M K Bhardwaj
President-IIMM
May 2005
2
VAT-Old wine in new Bottles
MMR
Rakesh Bhalla May 2005
3
Common Irregularities / Lapses observed in Stores / Purchase Contracts and Guidelines for Improvement in the Procurement System -CVC
IIMM
Compilation -IIMM May 2005
4
General Principles of Entering into Contracts
MMR
DGS&D Manual Extracts Oct 2004
5
Central Vigilance Commission (CVC's) observations
IIMM
Compilation by
M K Bhardwa
July 2004
6
Trademark Usage: Getting the basics right
IIMM
R K Ghoshal July 2004
7
CVC News : Vigilance - A Management Perspective
IIMM
Compilation-IIMM June2004
8
Central Vigilance Commissioners (CVC) Observation
IIMM
Compilation-IIMM June2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

INSURANCE

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Insurance Requirements in Project Procurement
MMR
Tek Chand EIL,
New Delhi
July 2004

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BRANDING/ WORK -ORGANISATION CULTURE/ PRODUCTIVITY/ MOTIVATION/ BUYER SELLER RELATIONSHIP

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Work Culture - Controversy
MMR
Prof. Sidhartha Ray Nov 2004
2
Branding: How to use Intellectual Property to Create Value for your Business?
MMR
---------- Nov 2004
3
Cost Reduction Through Improvement in Productivity
MMR
Bale
Gugale
Nov 2004
4
An Introduction of motivation and morale
MMR
Prof. Sidhartha ray Oct 2004
5
A Customer's Perception of Relationship between Buyer & Seller
IIMM
A K Mathur
Ex.Chief GM, WCL
IIMM, Nagpur
Oct 2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

WTO

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
WTO Latest Developments
IIMM
Compilation-IIMM
Nov 2004

MMR - Materials Management Review, a publication of IIMM

GENERAL TOPICS

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Entrepreneurship Challenges in 21st Century
MMR
Prof. SC Ailwadi
ICFAI
May 2005
2
BIS and Consumer Awareness
MMR
S K Gupta
V K Jha
May 2005
3
Finding New Savings
MMR
Kevin Doran
Stephen Easton
Dec 2004
4
Managing Change in Organisation Culture
MMR
B K Arora Nov 2004
5
Systemic Thinking
MMR
C.R.Pasricha -

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COST REDUCTION

Sno.
Heading of article
Source
Author
Article date
1
Cost Reduction by improvement in packaging
MMR
P G Deshmukh May 2005
2
Cost Reduction through asset utilization
MMR
A K Jain April 2005
3
Cost Reduction through activity based costing
MMR
Madav Khirsagar March 2005
4
A few tips to save cost on import
MMR
S Chelladuari Feb 2005

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