Essentials of Inventory Management

Essentials of Inventory Management

eBook - 2002
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"Most inventory professionals would gladly trade all the ""latest thinking"" books for a guide they could use to do their jobs better right now. "Essentials of Inventory Management " presents ready-to-use information in key areas from physical control and layout to problem identification and resolution. Concentrating on daily-use inventory concepts, this practical workplace companion specifically addresses:

* Forecasting and replenishment strategies

* Differences between finished-goods (retail) inventories and materials or work-in-process (manufacturing) inventories.

* Materials requirements planning (MRP) and just-in-time (JIT) inventory systems

* Managing inventory as both a physical object and a monetary value

* Applying simple formulas to calculating quantities

* Analyzing and remedying dysfunction

Plus, the book covers theft prevention, legal obligations, and the managment of natural, technological, and incited emergencies. In all, it's the most thorough introduction available to the inventory management profession."

Publisher: Saranac Lake : AMACOM, 2002
Copyright Date: ©2003
ISBN: 9780814427033
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (255 pages)
Additional Contributors: ProQuest (Firm)


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