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.
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the leader in online solutions for Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) and preparedness training, announced today the offering of its software applications and services via the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) purchasing contract.
a leading provider of collaborative supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning solutions, today announced the company was positioned as a Leader in Gartners May 2017 Magic Quadrant for Sales and Operations Planning Systems of Differentiation.
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.
For each, it describes the motivation for studying the problem, examples of its application in operations planning contexts, a mathematical program, and special structural results and properties of optimal solutions that lead to effective algorithmic solution approaches for the problem class.
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.
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.
A Peerless Pump's customer sales are built to order and for it to manage the sales forecasting and inventory management, Peerless Pump used Demand Solutions Forecast Management for demand forecasting and Demand Solutions Sales & Operations Planning to execute the sales & operations planning (S&OP) process.
The supervisor also should include any relevant information for immediate street operations planning on the appropriate shift pass-along information file in the computer system.
Crunelle's proposed time line designates the month of April for establishing campus teams and district-level operations planning.
New DSX Sales & Operations Planning supports entire supply chain planning process - demand planning, requirements planning, rough cut capacity planning and strategic management planning
the leader in online solutions for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) and Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), announced today the addition of Lisa Hall as Senior Software Architect.
Dassault Systemes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced the completion of the acquisition of Quintiq, a leading provider of on-premise and on-cloud supply chain and Operations Planning & Optimization software for approximately 250 million.
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