|| Print version c2011.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:
|| Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:
|| Overview -- MRP in the modern world -- The four critical questions answered -- Inventory in a manufacturing environment -- Principles of materials requirements planning -- The material requirements planning system -- Processing logic -- Lot sizing -- System records and files -- A new way of looking at things -- Product definition -- Master production schedule -- More than an inventory control system -- System effectiveness: a function of design and use -- Industry effect on MRP -- Project manufacturing -- Remanufacturing -- Process industry application -- Repetitive manufacturing application -- Sales and operations planning -- Historical context -- Blueprint for the future: demand-driven MRP logic -- Strategic inventory positioning -- Buffer profiles and level determination -- Dynamic buffers -- Demand-driven planning -- Highly visible and collaborative execution -- Demand-driven material requirements planning (DDMRP) performance reporting and analytics -- DDMRP future -- A. Joseph Orlicky's contributions to material requirements planning -- B. Definitions: APICS terms and their place in DDMRP -- C. New terms in demand-driven material requirements planning -- D. To my best recollection: the eras of material requirements planning with packaged software.
|Additional Physical Form available Note:
|| Also issued in print.
|Source of Description Note:
|| Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on Feb. 6, 2013.