How Should We Define Supply Chain Management?
Supply chains are constantly evolving. The good news is that today it is viewed as a critical capability to business success and has earned its place on the CEO agenda. The bad news is that there is no consistent definition of Supply Chain Management (SCM). Here we revisit the original mission of SCM and make a case why the end-to-end view of the supply chain is important to continue that mission. In support of this, we introduce what an end-to-end supply chain framework could look like.