Ch 6: KPIs in Supply Chain Management

About This Chapter

In this professional development chapter, your company's supervisors will review the basics of supply chain management KPIs. Assign the chapter at any time to strengthen your organization's understanding of supply chain management metrics and valuation methods.

KPIs in Supply Chain Management - Chapter Summary

This chapter offers short lessons and quizzes about key performance indicators (KPIs) in supply chain management. These resources can help your supervisors learn how to properly measure the performance of supply chains and use common inventory valuation methods.

The chapter also comes with a comprehensive exam to ensure your employees' comprehension of the material. If your supervisors have any questions about these KPIs, they can easily reach out to our instructors online.

How It Helps

  • Builds awareness: The chapter is designed to establish a high-level awareness of supply chain management KPIs.
  • Covers a variety methods: Lessons go over a number of methods that are used in inventory valuation.
  • Identifies important KPIs: The chapter discusses and explains four different KPIs for supply chains.

Skills Covered

By the end of the chapter, your company's supervisors should be able to:

  • Measure the performance of supply chains
  • Identify the four main KPIs in a supply chain
  • Use the specific, identification, weighted average, FIFO and LIFO inventory valuation methods

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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