A Content Access Code is packaged with some new Cengage textbooks, purchased at local bookstores, or purchased online. It lets you register your book and access the online materials. Your access code should be similar to PP8XLP3XD528HC
A course key is a 12 or 15-digit string of numbers and letters that identifies which course youre taking. Your instructor should provide this to you. Try locating your course key in your syllabus or on your instructors course web pages.
To register for CourseMate you must use the Access Code located on your Printed Access Card. Note that a CourseMate Course Key is registered directly from the CourseMate Home page, only after you have registered and launched your CourseMate product.
CourseMate Course Keys are not entered via CengageBrain. If your instructor provided a Course Key, open your CourseMate product. From the CourseMate Home page click the Enter Your Course Key button and enter your Course Key to enroll in your instructors course.Close
Gain a thorough understanding of the critical role of purchasing in the supply chain with one of today's leading-edge strategy and purchasing books--Monczka/Handfield/Giunipero/Patterson's PURCHASING AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, 5E. This turnkey solution provides current and complete coverage that makes it not only a useful text, but also a valuable professional reference tool throughout your career. This edition presents the most recent critical developments in the field, such as cases from emerging healthcare and the service industries as well as procure-to-pay redesign, supply risk, innovation, sustainability, and collaboration. You examine the most important changes in supply management today as well as the impact of the recent recession and ongoing business uncertainty on today's supply chain. This leading author team draws from firsthand experience and their relationships with executives and practitioners worldwide to present unique, up-to-date insights that enable you to better understand today's purchasing process. Numerous cases and memorable examples help you gain a solid understanding of the strategies, processes, and practices of purchasing. With PURCHASING AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, 5E, you gain a better understanding of how purchasing and supply chain management directly impact an organization's competitive success and profitability.
CengageBrain offers two types of free content:
The amount and type of free content available will depend on whether the book comes with a companion web site or CourseMate. To get started accessing your content, click the access now button. You can either access your content immediately or save it to My Home.