The third edition of this clearly structured case book has been expanded and updated, and includes an introduction to the analysis of operations management cases. Key areas of operations management are dealt with, including new areas such as operations strategy, performance measurement and TPM.Customers include Nissan, Ford, Vauxhall, Honda and Rover. ... Raw material The primary raw material is steel that is sourced from steel service centres, usually as slit coils ... These supply blanks to all subsequent press lines and blanks are moved in stillages by forklift, usually via an intermediate store. ... This gives progression press possibilities but requires manual movement between presses.
|Title||:||Cases in Operations Management|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2003|