Category Archive for "Beginner level"

Who Murdered MRP?

An Industrial Mystery! Case studies of common problems in Materials Requirements Planning and Business Systems – as told by hard-boiled detective Conrad Sultant. These tongue-in-cheek stories by Geoff Relph and Robert Irwin first appeared in Control, the journal of the…

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The First Steps to Inventory Management

Authors: Geoff Relph, Witek Brzeski, Gail Bradbear Holding inventory is often interpreted as carrying an asset but also means carrying risk in terms of obsolescence, deterioration and quality faults. In financial terms inventory impacts the balance sheet, cash flow and…

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