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Manufacturing Planning and Control Systems for Supply Chain Management is both the classic field handbook for manufacturing professionals in virtually any industry and the standard preparatory text for APICS certification courses. This essential reference has been totally revised and updated to give professionals the knowledge they need.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071440332
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/30/2004
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 598
  • Sales rank: 1,005,264
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 1.14 (d)

Meet the Author

Thomas E. Vollman, Ph.D. (Switzerland) is a professor at IMD.

William L. Berry, D.B.A. (Columbus, OH) is a professor at Ohio State


David Clay Whybark, Ph.D. (Chapel Hill, NC) is a professor

at the University of North Carolina.

F. Robert Jacobs, Ph.D.

(Bloomington, IN) is a professor at Indiana University.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Manufacturing planning and control 1
Ch. 2 Demand management 16
Ch. 3 Sales and operations planning 54
Ch. 4 Enterprise resource planning (ERP) - integrated systems 93
Ch. 5 Supply chain inventory management - independent-demand items 117
Ch. 6 Master production scheduling 148
Ch. 7 Material requirements planning 188
Ch. 8 Distribution requirements planning 217
Ch. 9 Just-in-time 247
Ch. 10 Capacity planning and utilization 279
Ch. 11 Production activity control 309
Ch. 12 Advanced concepts in sales and operations planning 343
Ch. 13 Strategy and MPC system design 371
Ch. 14 Advanced concepts in material requirements planning 396
Ch. 15 Advanced concepts in just-in-time 413
Ch. 16 Advanced concepts in scheduling 445
Ch. 17 Supply chain management 474
Ch. 18 Implementation 519
Ch. 19 MPC : the next frontier 554
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