Basics of Inventory Management From Warehouse to Distribution Center

ISBN-10: 1560523611

ISBN-13: 9781560523611

Edition: 1997

Authors: J. David Viale, Christopher Carrigan

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Book details

List price: $13.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Crisp Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/30/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 136
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Inventory Objectives and Policies
What Is Inventory Management? Handling Conflicting Objectives Inventing Categories
Types of Inventory
Independent Demand Inventory Systems
Inventory Information Systems Independent Demand Models
Environments and Their Effects on Inventory Management Order Cycles and Lead Times
Inventory Management Tools and Techniques
Forecasting and Determining Inventory Levels Essential Calculations (EOQ)
The 80/20 Rule (ABC Analysis) Determining Other Costs Lot Size and Safety Stock
Inventory Management and Financial Analysis
Financial Control of Inventory Balance Sheet Basics Income Statement Basics
The Basic Manufacturing Equation Key Financial Ratios Identifying Suppliers with Potential Cash-Flow Problems
Costed Bill of Materials Allocation of Factory Overhead and Activity-Based Costing
Physical Controls: The Warehouse Environment
Objectives of Warehousing Picking, Packing, and Shipping Costs of Warehousing Setting Up a Warehouse System
Distribution Inventory Planning and Control (Logistics)
Delivering Products Types of Distribution Systems Forecasting Stockkeeping Units (SKU)
Requirements Integrating Distribution and Manufacturing Systems
Just-in-Time (JIT) in a Distribution Environment
Answers to Exercises
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