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OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT WITH MYOMLAB

MIXED MEDIA PRODUCT BY SLACK, PROF. NIGEL; CHAMBERS, STUART; JOHNSTON, ROBERT

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ISBN
9780273731603
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EDITION
6TH EDITION
PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
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FORMAT
MIXED MEDIA PRODUCT
PAGES
711 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
16 DEC 2009

DESCRIPTION

A long-time market leader in this discipline, Slack has set the standards in Operations Management which other textbooks seek to emulate. Expert authorship, an engaging writing style, and an interesting collection of cases combine to communicate the importance of managing operations and processes within a successful organisation.Operations Management provides a strategic perspective, whilst also examining the practical issues which organisations face on a day to day basis. It uses over 120 examples from all over the world, reflecting the balance of economic activity between service (c.75%) and manufacturing (c.25%) operations.

CONTENTS

Part One INTRODUCTION1. Operations management2. Operations performance3. Operations strategyPart Two DESIGN4. Process design5. The design of products and services6. Supply network designSupplement to Chapter 6 Forecasting7. Layout and flow8. Process technology9. People, jobs and organizationSupplement to Chapter 9 Work studyPart Three PLANNING AND CONTROL11. Capacity planning and controlSupplement to Chapter 11 Analytical queuing models12. Inventory planning and control13. Supply chain planning and control14. Enterprise resource planning (ERP)Supplement to Chapter 14 Materials requirements planning (MRP)15. Lean synchronization16. Project planning and control17. Quality managementSupplement to Chapter 17 Statistical process control (SPC)Part Four IMPROVEMENT18. Operations improvement19. Risk management20. Organizing for improvementPart Five CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY21. Operations and corporate social responsibility (CSR)