Holding stock is expensive - problems of inventory control almost universal. Topics covered include inventory policies, materials planning, purchasing and the supply chain, receiving, storage, shipping, production activities, record accuracy, warehousing efficiencies, measurements, and much more. Best Practice in Inventory Management This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. Proper planning and systems are needed to ensure that just enough inventory is used to meet a company's goals. The author sets inventory management in its broader context, discussing the important trends and pressures for change. The author, who has worked as a chief executive officer as well as a chief executive officer for several companies, writes in a flowing, easy to digest style that can appeal to both novices and professionals in the science of inventory supply management.
This book is current and relevant for warehouse operations today. Supplementary material for lecturers adopting Inventory Control and Management is available. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Inventory is a key asset that absorbs a large amount of company cash. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.
About this Item: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2002. Ships same day or next business day! User Review - I'm a community college logistics instructor, and I adopted this book for my warehouse management class after looking at 4 other books. Inventory Management provides the tools needed to employ enough inventory to assure high levels of customer service, while avoiding excessive inventory levels that can create losses. The Second Edition of the Essentials of Inventory Management by Max Muller provides an easy to read and concise introduction to the core aspects of inventory supply management as well theoretical and practical information for dealing with stock issues, implementing automated inventory solutions, using sales forecasting effectively, and maximizing productivity. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. I would recommend the book for any warehouse manager, or student of the topic.
One of the virtues of this book is its accessibility. Ships same day or next business day! The main approaches are discussed and evaluated, giving the reader a broad appreciation of the principles involved. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Some quantitative ideas are developed in the text, but the author has kept the mathematics to a minimum, focusing on practical examples and calculations on spreadsheets. Used books may not include working access code.
Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket. Related Resources Donald Waters has degrees from the Universities of Sussex, London and Strathclyde. Remember if you are not happy, you are covered by our 100% money back guarantee. Topics cove Inventory is a key asset that absorbs a large amount of company cash. Spine still tight, in very good condition. Book is in Used-Good condition. Supported by case studies, the text considers many aspects of warehouse management, including: cost reduction productivity people management warehouse operations With helpful tools, hints and up-to-date information, Warehouse Management provides an invaluable resource for anyone looking to reduce costs and boost productivity.
Over the past decade organisations have been trying to improve customer service while lowering stocks and increasing the speed of material flow through their supply chains. About this Item: Routledge, 2002. This completely updated new edition reviews current thinking on inventory management. From United Kingdom to U. Covering everything from the latest technological advances to current environmental issues, this book provides an indispensable companion to the modern warehouse. The book covers of both physical and database inventory. Pages and cover are clean and intact.
Some quantitative ideas are developed in the text, but the author has kept the mathematics to a minimum, focusing on practical examples and calculations on spreadsheets. Warehouses are an integral link in the modern supply chain, ensuring that the correct product is delivered in the right quantity, in good condition, at the required time, and at minimal cost: in effect, the perfect order. It emphasises the growth of e-commerce, and the trend away from classical models based on economic order quantities and towards dependent demand systems. Over the past decade organisations have been trying to improve customer service while lowering stocks and increasing the speed of material flow through their supply chains. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. This completely updated new edition reviews current thinking on inventory management.
The author sets inventory management in its broader context, discussing the important trends and pressures for change. While the Essentials of Inventory Management does not offer in-depth case studies, it comes with many detailed examples and handy tools that makes the knowledge it provides readily applicable in real life situations. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. About this Item: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2002. Used books will not include dust jackets.