Visualize the chain of organizations and activities involved in creating a particular consumer product and making it available to you, the consumer. The raw materials extractors, the suppliers of components, the transportation firms, the warehousing operations, the manufacturing company, etc.
Everyone who participates in the creation and distribution of a product is part of a supply chain.
A Supply Chain Management major learns how to orchestrate and manage this process.
CSCMP's Careers in Supply Chain Management website offers valuable information about supply chain management. Access specific information from the site from the following links: