operations planning

operations planning

the planning of a firm's production operations including:
  1. the operations or work tasks to be performed;
  2. the order in which they will be carried out;
  3. the time which each operation should take;
  4. the layout of plant and machinery in the factory Effective operations planning enables production to flow easily through out the factory, secures an efficient utilization of machines and labour, and facilitates good PRODUCTION SCHEDULING. See PRODUCTION-LINE BALANCING.
References in periodicals archive ?
in the Leaders quadrant of three supply chain Magic Quadrants; Magic Quadrant for Sales and Operations Planning Systems of Differentiation, Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems and Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems.
is the market frontrunner for online software for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP), Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Hazard Mitigation.
| Gwilym Rees-Jones After leaving Bangor, Mr Rees-Jones joined British European Airways as an operational research officer and rose to become director of operations planning in what then became British Airways.
The reference textbook for business managers, business analysts, consultants, and business students explains how to manage and optimize sales and operations planning processes using the SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) software.
E2open, a leading supply chain operating network, has merged with Steelwedge, a software company focused on best-of-breed sales and operations planning (S&OP)/integrated business planning (IBP) solutions.
Dassault Systemes (Paris: DSY.PA), a provider of 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, announced on Tuesday that it has completed the acquisition of Quintiq, a provider of on-premise and on-cloud supply chain and Operations Planning & Optimisation software, for approximately EUR250m.
Dassault Systemes, the 3DEXPERIENCE company, has signed in a definitive share purchase agreement to acquire Quintiq, a leading provider of on-premise and on-cloud supply chain and Operations Planning & Optimisation software, for approximately 250 million euros.
The takeover will extend the buyer's 3DEXPERIENCE platform to business operations planning. Moreover, it will add the new product line of operations planning and optimisation to the Delmia brand's existing ones of digital manufacturing and manufacturing operations management.
Savard, "Integrated operations planning and revenue management for rail freight transportation," Transportation Research B, vol.
It also would complement and expand existing SCM sales and operations offerings from SAP, such as the SAP[R] Sales and Operations Planning analytic application powered by SAP HANA, the SAP[R] Demand Signal Management application powered by SAP HANA and the SAP[R] Advanced Planning & Optimization (SAP APO) component, paving the way for "real-time supply chain" solution.
Tunnah previously served for over six years as assistant vice president for Operations Planning at the Alliance for Downtown New York, the Business Improvement District for Lower Manhattan.
Subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA) Hawaiian Airlines on Wednesday announced that it has appointed Stephen Simmons to the new position of managing director of operations planning and scheduling.
Full browser ?