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World Class Production and Inventory Management / Edition 2
     

World Class Production and Inventory Management / Edition 2

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by Darryl V. Landvater
 

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ISBN-10: 0471178551

ISBN-13: 9780471178552

Pub. Date: 07/31/1997

Publisher: Wiley

The definitive guide to the latest tools & techniques for achieving performance excellence in manufacturing, distribution, and planning Now completely revised and expanded, World Class Production and Inventory Management presents the latest information on the unique tools and techniques needed to manage the planning and production of a manufacturing enterprise.

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The definitive guide to the latest tools & techniques for achieving performance excellence in manufacturing, distribution, and planning Now completely revised and expanded, World Class Production and Inventory Management presents the latest information on the unique tools and techniques needed to manage the planning and production of a manufacturing enterprise. Including a completely new chapter on Efficient Consumer Response (ECR), updated case studies, and additional information on manufacturing integration, this comprehensive reference includes:

• Step-by-step implementation techniques in each key area of production and inventory management

• Fresh perspectives on manufacturing integration and multiple demand stream management

• Best-in-class examples from companies such as Abbott Laboratories, Boeing, and Martin Marietta

• Proven guidelines for avoiding the most common problems and for achieving continually higher levels of performance

• Self-assessment questions helpful in measuring the performance of your company in each operating area
Comprehensive and accessible, World Class Production and Inventory Management is an invaluable resource for APICS members seeking CPIM certification, as well as for all those in charge of managing a successful manufacturing enterprise.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471178552
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/1997
Series:
Oliver Wight Companies Series , #5
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,020,474
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.39(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

The Emergence of a Profession.

Major Themes in P&IM.

Rethinking Business as Usual.

Sales and Operations Planning.

Demand Management.

Customer Linking.

Master Production Scheduling.

Material Requirements Planning (MRP).

Capacity Planning.

Plant Scheduling.

Supplier Scheduling.

Implementation: The Proven Path.

The Road Less Traveled.

Index.

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World Class Production and Inventory Management 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I would highly recommend this book to anyone new to inventory management in a production environment. It does a good job of covering the key concepts behind inventory management and production planning. This book is easy to understand and can be read from cover to cover in a short amount of time.