Inventory Management Best Practices for 2012
1. Examine the best practices found in the video on inventory management.
2. Choose two services companies that manage inventory and compare and contrast their inventory management systems.
3. Based on your evaluation on both inventory management systems from part 2 of this discussion, propose suggestions to management that would ultimately lead to improve operations.
1. Select a goods-producing organization and a service-providing organization of your choice. . Suggest ways each organization can make aggregate planning decisions using the variables described in Exhibit 13.3 (chapter 13 page 283) Collier/Evans OM4 4th Edition 2013 text.
2. Compare and contrast the operational and managerial impacts of the aggregate planning decisions in terms of customer satisfaction.