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Introduction to Materials Management Casebook

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ISBN-10: 0131148486

ISBN-13: 9780131148482

Edition: 2nd 2004 (Revised)

Authors: J. R. Tony Arnold, Stephen N. Chapman, Lloyd M. Clive

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An interesting book containing 35 examples of problems that production and inventory management professionals face throughout their working lives,Introduction to Materials Management Casebook allows readers to have a better understanding of the issues involved in their decisions on the job. It asks readers to thinkbeyond the box , showing them the multiple concepts that must be considered to find solutions to the problems at hand. The small, focused cases presented allow readers to fully understand the problems that they can encounter; topics covered include: physical inventory, process design, purchasing, production planning, master production schedules; vanishing inventory; long-range…    
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Book details

List price: $86.80
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 9/2/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

CostMart Warehouse (Physical Inventory)
Johnston Products (PAC)
Kathy's Kreamy Kreations (Process Design)
Let's Party! (Purchasing)
Northcutt Bikes I: The Production Planning Problem (Production Planning)
Fran's Flower Shop (Process Design)
Acme Polybob Company (MRP)
Wescott Products (MPS)
Sangster Manufacturing I: Aggregate Production Plan (Production Plan/MPS)
Sangster Manufacturing II: Master Production Schedule (MPS)
Atlantic Electric I: The Surprise Backorder (MPS)
Atlantic Electric II: The Short Shipment (MRP)
Connory Manufacturing (Purchasing)
Consolidated Weedcutters (MRP)
The Case of the Vanishing Inventory (MRP)
Your Office Warehouse (Inventory)
Sandbar Beach Hotel (Long-range Capacity)
Crofts Printing Company (PAC)
Carl's Computers (Inventory)
Happy Wanderer, Motor Home Company (Business Organization)
Mighty Mountain Bikes, Inc. (Forecasting)
Northcutt Bikes II: The Forecasting Problem (Forecasting)
Melrose Products (Process Design)
The Competitive Bidding Trap (Inventory)
Cranfield Manufacturing Company (MRP)
Moto-Tractor Company (Products/Design)
Northcutt Bikes III: The Service Department (Inventory)
MyTowne Food Stores (Warehousing)
Manchester Manufacturing (Consolidation)
Metal Specialties, Inc. (Transportation)
Mid West Tile Company (Transportation)
Skimmer Watercraft (Transportation)
Bremer Packaging (JIT)
Murphy Manufacturing (JIT)
Accent Oak Furniture Company (Quality)