Ralph G. Kauffman, Ph.D., C.P.M.
Ralph G. Kauffman, Ph.D., C.P.M., Assistant Professor, University of Houston-Downtown, 713/221-8962; firstname.lastname@example.org
Thomas A. Crimi, MBA, C.P.M.
Thomas A. Crimi, MBA, C.P.M., MAPA, Learning and Development Coordinator, ChevronTexaco Overseas Petroleum, 713/752-7839; email@example.com
To be competitive in today's global marketplace, and to serve global operations, supply chains must also be global. This paper provides a step-by-step approach to global supply chain development, contrasts global to domestic development, and identifies challenges, complexities, and strategies for building multi-national supply chains