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Unformatted text preview: formula) Push system – make as much as they can and push forward to the next station or machine Kanban Formula N = (DT(1+X)) / C Tiered Supplier Network More suppliers are supplying to other suppliers to make part of the product For the JIT to work the quality should increase and the shipping should do more frequently, and should be cheaper. Default expectation – if you want to provide inventory, your company should be as efficient CH11 Supply Chain Management Supply Chain – the sequence of organizations - their facilities, functions, and activities - that are involved in producing and delivering a product or service. Typical supply chain Purchasing – receiving- storage – operations – storage Purchasing cycle 1. Requisition Received 2. Supplier selected 3. Order is placed 4. Monitor Orders 5. Receive the order...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course BUS 140 at San Jose State.