The focus of the book is on supply chain management focus a the increased blending of service theory and applications with traditional manufacturing theory and applications. The authors have developed a new model to effectively illustrate and tie together SCM, business process management, with cross functional understanding. Where possible, the authors present coverage of creating processes, coordinating processes, and improving processes. The book will now have greater appeal to the broad undergraduate OM/SCM market because we effectively utilize the traditional model of Operations Management in the context of a broader model of Supply Chain Management.Chrysler Groupa#39;s assembly plant in Windsor, Ontario, became an example of the next level of flexible manufacturing when it added the 2004 Chrysler Paci- fica sport tourer to the same ... With flexible manufacturing, the Chrysler Group estimates it saved nearly $100 million for the Pacifica launch alone while simultaneously reducing tooling and facilities capital expenditures by approximately 40%.
|Title||:||Integrated Operations Management|
|Author||:||Mark D. Hanna, W. Rocky Newman|
|Publisher||:||South-Western Pub - 2006-08-01|