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Welcome to the SAGE edge site for Operations Management: Managing Global Supply Chains, 2e.

The SAGE edge site for Operations Management by Ray Venkataraman and Jeffrey Pinto offers a robust online environment you can access anytime, anywhere, and features an impressive array of free tools and resources to keep you on the cutting edge of your learning experience.

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Operations Management takes a holistic, integrated approach to managing operations and supply chains by exploring the strategic, tactical, and operational decisions and challenges facing organizations worldwide. Authors Ray R. Venkataraman and Jeffrey K. Pinto address sustainability in each chapter, showing that sustainable operations and supply chain practices are not only attainable, but are critical and often profitable practices for organizations to undertake. With a focus on critical thinking and problem solving, Operations Management provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the field and equips them with the tools necessary to thrive in today’s evolving global business environment.


We gratefully acknowledge Ray R. Venkataraman and Jeffrey K. Pinto for writing an excellent text and for reviewing the assets on this site. Special thanks are also due to David Cadden of Quinnipiac University, Terrence Egan of The University of Texas at Dallas, Elkanah Faux of Bowie State University, Varun Gupta of Pennsylvania State University, Anita Lee-Post of The University of Kentucky, Ravi Narayanaswamy of The University of South Carolina Aiken, Kannan Ramanathan of The University of Texas at Dallas, Vafa Saboorideilami of Dominican University of California, and Geoff Willis of The University of Central Oklahoma for creating the resources on this site.