About the Journal

Serial title

Journal of Supply Chain Management Science

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Supply Chain Management Science (JSCMS) is a peer-reviewed open access journal (with no publishing fees) that aims to publish high-quality papers on quantitative approaches to supply chain management.

Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

  • After sales service
  • Aggregate planning
  • Business scorecard
  • Capability development
  • Capacity planning
  • Customer service management
  • Demand forecasting and management
  • Distribution channel management
  • Global supply chain management
  • Human resources management (HRM)
  • Information technology in supply chain
  • Inventory management, JIT, VMI, MRP
  • Logistics
  • Online sales
  • Partnership management
  • Performance measurement and metrics
  • Risk management
  • Sourcing and replenishment
  • Strategic alliances
  • Supplier development
  • Supplier segmentation
  • Supplier selection
  • Supply chain design
  • Supply chain organizational structure
  • Sustainability and supply chain management
  • Transportation networks

Open Access Policy

JSCMS is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) licence. The license means that anyone is free to share (to copy, distribute, and transmit the work), to remix (to adapt the work) under the following conditions:

  • The original authors must be given credit
  • For any reuse or distribution, it must be made clear to others what the license terms of this work are
  • Any of these conditions can be waived if the copyright holders give permission
  • Nothing in this license impairs or restricts the author's moral rights


This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


JSCMS grants you the right to publish the metadata of the series, it's issues and articles under the terms of the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).

Publication ethics

Editors, authors and publisher adopt the guidelines developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).


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