Chief Editor

Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther is head of the Institute of Production Management and chief editor of the SUPPLY CHAIN ANGEMENT Journals since 2001. Mr. Walther has a chair as Professor of Business Administration with a focus on production management at the Faculty of Economics, Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences.

Associate Editors

Dr. Francisco J. Garcia Sanz
Member of the Board at Volkswagen AG

Dr. Klaus Richter
Chief Procurement Officer Airbus Group & Airbus

Kay Euler
CTO and CQO, Deutsche Bahn AG

Uwe Günther
CPO, Deutsche Bahn AG


advisory council

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Ulli Arnold
Professor for Business Administration, Consumer Marketing und Procurement, University Stuttgart

Prof. Dr. Ronald Bogaschewsky
Chair of Business Administration and Industrial Management, University Würzburg

Prof. Dr. Michael Eßig
Chair of Materials Management and Distributions, Bundeswehr University

Dr. Francisco J. Garcia Sanz
Member oft he Board, Volkswagen AG

Prof. Dr. Bernd Hellingrath
Chair of Business Informatics und Logistics, University Münster

Prof. Dr. Lutz Kaufmann
International Business & Supply Management, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management

Prof. Dr. Paul Schönsleben
BWI Center for Industrial Management, ETH Zürich

Dr. Thomas Uhlig
President Global Supply Chain Management, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions

Prof. Dr. Andreas Waldraff
Professor of process-oriented Management, UBF.B GmbH

Thomas Zernechel
Managing Director, Volkswagen Konzernlogistik GmbH & Co. OHG