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Tuesday, 22. May 2018

Dr. Rob Smith, SVP of AGCO-Fendt, on Real Options and Free Trade

Dr. Rob Smith, SVP of AGCO-Fendt and Alumni of the Chair of Production Management, discusses recent developments in international trade and how a real options strategy creates value within...

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Friday, 11. May 2018

Springer Book "Supply Chain Finance" now available

The book "Supply Chain Finance: Integrating Operations and Finance in Global Supply Chains" written by Lima Zhao, Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Finance and Arnd Huchzermeier, Chaired...

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Wednesday, 09. May 2018

“Production Reshoring” article published by Manufacturing & Service Operations Management (M&SOM)

The article "OM Forum - Benchmarking  Global Production Sourcing Decisions: Where and Why Firms Offshore and Reshore" by Morris A. Cohen, Shiliang Cui, Ricardo Ernst, Arnd...

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Thursday, 26. April 2018

Research Talk by Dr. Benoît Chevalier-Roignant on “Sequential Capacity Expansion Options”

On Thursday, April 26, Dr. Benoît Chevalier-Roignant, Teaching Fellow in the Accounting & Financial Management Department of King's Business School, King's College London, United Kingdom, gave an...

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Thursday, 26. April 2018

Dr. Lima Zhao, Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Finance, accepts position as Associate Professor of SCM at Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China

Dr. Lima Zhao, Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Finance, has accepted a position as Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute China, MIT Global...

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Wednesday, 25. April 2018

Reverse Logistics Magazine references CMR article on Returns Management

The Reverse Logistics Magazine (90th edition) published a one page commentary by Dr. Felix Johannes Röllecke on “Considerations when choosing between free versus equity-based return programs”. The...

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Thursday, 19. April 2018

2018 DZ BANK "Blockchain Research" Fellowship for Daniel Hellwig

Daniel Hellwig, external doctoral student of the Chair of Production Management, has been awarded the 2018 DZ BANK Fellowship on Transatlantic Business and Finance. Daniel will be conducting research...

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Monday, 16. April 2018

Top-read article of California Management Review

The just recently published article „Returning Customers: The Hidden Strategic Opportunity of Returns Management” by Felix Johannes Röllecke, Arnd Huchzermeier, and David Schröder is among the...

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Monday, 16. April 2018

WHU & McKinsey Digital-@-Scale Program

On Saturday, April 14th, 2018, Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier presented in the Digital Capability Center Aachen of McKinsey & Company a talk on „Managing Variety, Variability and Variance in...

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Thursday, 22. March 2018

The SCM Journal List ranks WHU’s SCM Group #5 in 2018 up from #7 in 2017

The 2018 SCM Journal ListTM university rankings are now available! To view the 2018 rankings, visit www.scmlist.com/home/university-rankings/. There are many rankings of supply chain...

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Industrial Excellence Award 2017 - Video Interviews

Interview with Jochen Hanebeck, Member of the Management Board, Infineon - First Prize IEA Gemany, Category Enterprises
Interview with David Schröder, SVP, Zalando – First Prize IEA Germany, Category Startups