Chair of Production Management

 

Welcome to the Production Management Department. The Department has four major research areas:

  1. Management Quality for Industrial Excellence
  2. Supply Chain Management with a key focus on consumer goods industry and
  3. Sustainability
  4. Real Options Analysis & Supply Chain Finance

The annual industry competition "Industrial Excellence Award Deutschland" (formerly "Die Beste Fabrik") – under the patronage of the Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI) –  is conducted jointly with the media partner Wirtschaftswoche and INSEAD (http://de.industrial-excellence-award.eu).  In parallel, Cambridge Judge Business School in Great Britain, HEC Paris in France, IESE in Spain, INSEAD in France, IMD in Switzerland, Koç in Turkey, SDA Bocconi in Italy and RSM and TU Eindhoven in the Netherlands determine their national champion. In Autumn, an overall West-European champion is awarded with the Industrial Excellence Award (www.industrial-excellence-award.eu).

The Center for Collaborative Commerce is affiliated to the Chair of Production Management (www.whu.edu/ccc).

News

03.08.2016

Working Paper on "Competitive Returns Management With Salvaging" in SSRN’s Top Ten download lists

The Working Paper of Dominic Seeberger, Arnd Huchzermeier and David Schröder "Competitive Returns Management With Salvaging: When Fining Customers for Decision Reversals is Not Your Best...

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31.07.2016

Vestel White Goods, Izmir, announced as Turkish winner of the industry competition "Industrial Excellence Award 2016“

Koç University officially announced Vestel Beyaz Eşya’s plant located near Izmir as the Turkish winner of the „Industrial Excellence Award Türkiye 2016“. Congratulations!On October 27, 2016, prizes...

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27.07.2016

Working Paper on "Competitive Returns Management With Salvaging" in SSRN’s Top Ten download lists

The Working Paper of Dominic Alexander Seeberger, Arnd Huchzermeier and David I. Schröder "Competitive Returns Management With Salvaging: When Fining Customers for Decision Reversals is Not Your...

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Activity Report 2013-2014

financial support among others