Planning Production and Inventories in the Extended Enterprise, Volume 1: A State of the Art Handbook

$169.99

SKU: 9781441964847
Editor: Kempf, Karl G Keskinocak, Pınar Uzsoy, Reha
Publication Date: 11/08/2010
Publisher: Springer
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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Description

In two volumes, Planning Production and Inventories in the Extended Enterprise: A State of the Art Handbook examines production planning across the extended enterprise against a backdrop of important gaps between theory and practice. The early chapters describe the multifaceted nature of production planning problems and reveal many of the core complexities. The middle chapters describe recent research on theoretical techniques to manage these complexities. Accounts of production planning system currently in use in various industries are included in the later chapters. Throughout the two volumes there are suggestions on promising directions for future work focused on closing the gaps.