BALLOU11 - 11-1The Storage and Handling SystemChapter 11The...

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Unformatted text preview: 11-1The Storage and Handling SystemChapter 11The day soldiers (subordinates) stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them.Colin Powell11-2PLANNINGORGANIZINGCONTROLLINGTransport Strategy Transport fundamentals Transport decisionsCustomer service goalsThe productLogistics service Ord. proc. & info. sys.Inventory Strategy Forecasting Inventory decisions Purchasing and supply scheduling decisionsStorage fundamentals Storage decisionsLocation Strategy Location decisions The network planning processPLANNINGORGANIZINGCONTROLLINGTransport Strategy Transport fundamentals Transport decisionsCustomer service goalsThe productLogistics service Ord. proc. & info. sys.Inventory Strategy Forecasting Inventory decisions Purchasing and supply scheduling decisionsStorage fundamentals Storage decisionsLocation Strategy Location decisions The network planning processStorage Fundamentals in Inventory Strategy11-3The Storage SystemExcept where customer service is a concern:Storage is an economic convenience, not a necessityReasons for storageTransportation and production costs can be reducedBetter coordination of supply and demandStorage can be an integral part of the production processStorage may enhance salesStorage FunctionsHoldingConsolidationBreak-bulkMixing (merge-in-transit)11-4...
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2010 for the course OPR 040 taught by Professor Ballau during the Spring '10 term at E. Kentucky.

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BALLOU11 - 11-1The Storage and Handling SystemChapter 11The...

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