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Key Concepts in Operations Management (Sage Key Concepts Series)

Key Concepts in Operations Management (Sage Key Concepts Series)

By: Michel Leseure (author)Paperback

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Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here Key Concepts in Operations Management introduces a selection of key concepts and techniques in the field. Concise, informative and contemporary, with consideration given to explaining the principles of the topic, as well as the relevant debates and literature, the book contains over 50 concept entries including: Operations Strategy, Managing Innovation, Process Modeling, New Product Development, Forecasting, Planning and Control, Supply Chain Management, Risk Management and many more.


PART ONE: THE OPERATIONS FUNCTIONOperationsSystemOutputService ScienceCustomersTechnologyCo-OrdinationPlanning and ControlIntegrationRiskTheoryPART TWO: OPERATIONS STRATEGYPerformanceOperations StrategyThe Operations Strategy ProcessTrade-offsLocationCapacityProcessLayoutTechnology ManagementFlexibilityReal OptionsPART THREE: INNOVATION MANAGEMENTManaging InnovationNew Product DevelopmentNew Service DevelopmentPlatformPART FOUR: PROCESS MANAGEMENTProcess ManagementWorkLearning CurvesOutsourcingPART FIVE: QUALITYQualityQuality ManagementStatistical Process ControlISO 9000Six SigmaKaizenPART SIX: INVENTORYInventoryInventory SystemsMaterial Requirements PlanningJust-in-Time InventoryPART SEVEN: PLANNING AND CONTROLForecastingAggregate Production PlanningSchedulingProject PlanningWaiting Line ManagementReverse LogisticsYieldPART EIGHT: INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORKSTotal Quality Management (TQM)ThroughputResponsivenessTime-Based CompetitionLeanAgilitySupply Chain

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781848607323
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 312
  • ID: 9781848607323
  • ISBN10: 1848607326

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