Managing material flow along the supply chain, Operation Management

Managing Material Flow along the Supply Chain

Managing material flow along the supply chain as a single activity: 

  • Strategic use of the supply chain

 

The use of integrated information management systems to manage information flows along the supply chain. Consideration of the issues of implementing e-business systems such as enterprise resource planning (ERP): 

  • Inventory and information management - enterprise resource planning. The development of e-business and business wide information systems generally referred to as manufacturing resource planning (MRP II) and enterprise resource planning (ERP). Consideration of B2B (business to business) and B2C (business to customer) communication.
  • Material requirements planning (MRP) - what demand is to be expected in the future for the products or services to be offered? What quantities of each type of input material are required and when?
  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP)
  • E-business.
Posted Date: 3/19/2013 2:22:30 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Managing material flow along the supply chain, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Managing material flow along the supply chain, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Managing material flow along the supply chain Discussions

Write discussion on Managing material flow along the supply chain
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Reading the Over 120 UCLA Hospital Staff Saw Celebrity Health Records article, what training could you as a manager put into place to avoid this situation? Present your training id

First Printing has contracts with legal firms in San Francisco to copy their court documents. Daily demand is almost constant at 12,500 pages of documents. The lead time for paper

At the conclusion of Baidu's final strategic planning session, Robin Li (Cofounder, Chairman, and CEO) assigned you to prepare a written report and announcement that would be prese

Compile a list of consumption behaviours which you consider unethical. For each behaviour listed, explain why you view it as wrong

Schmenner's Service-Process Matrix The service-process matrix was introduced earlier. It is Schmenner's service industry equivalent of the product-process matrix. The service

How is crisis leadership different from leading under normal circumstance? If leaders wanted to fine-tune crisis leadership style, how would you suggest they practice without creat

A quality analyst wants to construct a sample mean chart for controlling a packaging process. He knows from past experience that the process standard deviation is two ounces. Each

Please can u give me case analysis of Sunwind AB(HBC Case)

Business Case Disneyland resort Paris: mickey goes to Europe I am confused about this case. These are the questions my teacher assigned for it. 1) What Disney did incorrectly

Read and review the excerpts from the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the Appendix of the textbook. Identify three of the criminal penalties that can be charged under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.