Principles of Operations Management and Interactive CD Package

Principles of Operations Management and Interactive CD Package

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This introduction to operations management presents a state-of-the-art view of the primary activities of the operations function in organizations. New chapters on Operations Technology, the Internet, and ERP and E-Commerce and Operations! A free CD-ROM is packaged with every book and comprehensive web site support is provided. This paperback text has the same 17 core chapters as Heizer/Render's Operations Management, 6/e but does not have the 6 quantitative modules. Part of the JIT program.show more

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  • Mixed media product
  • 201.2 x 254.5 x 16.5mm | 1,428.83g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0130763330
  • 9780130763334

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT. 1. Operations and Productivity. 2. Operations Strategy for Competitive Advantage. 3. Operations in a Global Environment. 4. Forecasting. II. DESIGNING OPERATIONS. 5. Design of Goods and Services. 6. Managing Quality. 6S: Statistical Process Control. 7. Process Strategy and Capacity Planning. 7S: Operations Technology, the Internet, and ERP. 8. Location Strategies. 9. Layout Strategy. 10. Human Resources and Job Design. 10S: Work Measurement. III. MANAGING OPERATIONS. 11. Supply Chain Management. 11S. E-Commerce and Operations Management. 12. Inventory Management. 12S: Just-in-Time Systems. 13. Aggregate Planning. 14. Material Requirements Planning (MRP). 15. Short-Term Scheduling. 16. Project Management. 17. Maintenance and Reliability. TUTORIALS ON STUDENT CD: 1. Statistical Tools for Managers. 2. Acceptance Sampling. 3. The Simplex Method of Linear Programming. 4. The MODI and VAM Methods of Solving Transportation Problems.show more

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