Materials Management

Book Name : Materials Management_x000D_
An Executive's Supply Chain Guide

By by Stan C. McDonald

Sub Title : An Executive's Supply Chain Guide

Written by : by Stan C. McDonald

Subject Category : Economics

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A solid introduction to materials management and the tools needed to create a world-class materials management program This nuts-and-bolts guide presents an overview of the inner workings of the materials process, as well as the best practices to achieve a world-class operating system that will help to eliminate ineffective materials management. Coverage includes discussion of material requirements planning, planning parameters, electronic data interchange, and material control graphs and reports, among many other topics. Thorough and practical, Materials Management explains the impact that inadequate inventory control has on a company and how these poor controls can reduce production, cause inefficiencies in labor, create excessive inventory, and increase freight expenses. Stan McDonald (Northville, MI) is an independent consultant on materials management. Throughout his 30-year career, he has held various positions in the supply chain/materials management arena. Wiley; February 2009 ISBN 9780470449080 Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format Title: Materials Management Author: Stan C. McDonald Imprint: Wiley Subject categories Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Large industry. Factory system. Big business > Industrial policy Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Industry Economics > Industries. Land use. Labor > Management. Industrial management Business > Production & Operations Management Business > Quality Control Social Sciences ISBNs 047044908X 9780470437575 9780470449080 9780470449097 About The Author STAN C. MCDONALD is an independent consultant on materials management. Throughout his thirty-year career, he has held various positions in the supply chain/materials management arena. Companies that he has worked for include TRW and Bundy Corporation (automotive supply companies). In addition, he was the director of logistics for Fasco Motors, a global supplier of small motor applications.

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STAN C. MCDONALD is an independent consultant on materials management. Throughout his thirty-year career, he has held various positions in the supply chain/materials management arena. Companies that he has worked for include TRW and Bundy Corporation (automotive supply companies). In addition, he was the director of logistics for Fasco Motors, a global supplier of small motor applications.

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Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Large industry. Factory system. Big business - Industrial policy Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Industry Economics - Industries. Land use. Labor - Management. Industrial management Business - Production & Operations Management Business - Quality Control Social Sciences

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047044908X - 9780470437575 - 9780470449080 - 9780470449097

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