Location strategy, Operation Management

Location Strategy

It is difficult  to set  down rules whereby the problem  of facilities  location  can be  programmed but  there  are a number of factors which  should be  considered. It is worth differentiating between the problem s of location and   of site the location is the general area, and the site is the place chosen within the location. The decision on sitting thus probably proceeds in two stages: in the first the general area is chosen and then a detailed survey of that area is carried out to find possible sites. The final decision is made by taking into account more detailed requirements.

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