Managing Product Life Cycle in a Supply Chain

Context A Prescription Based on Empirical Research

  • Sameer Kumar
  • William A. Krob

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Pages 1-10
  3. Pages 41-48
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 81-159

About this book


The aim of this book is to provide a better understanding with as to how to coordinate and improve decisions about product life cycle, process and supply chain design to improve new product development. The conclusions are based upon original research of supply chain management and new product development in numerous industries.


design life cycle organizations supply chain supply chain management

Authors and affiliations

  • Sameer Kumar
    • 1
  • William A. Krob
    • 1
  1. 1.University of St. ThomasMinneapolis

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-23268-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-23269-0
  • About this book
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