Global Production Networks: Operations Design and Management, Second Edition, 2nd Edition (e-Book) book cover

Global Production Networks

Operations Design and Management, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

Edited by Ander Errasti

CRC Press

356 pages

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The phenomenon of globalization has increased in recent decades due to the opening of borders in Eastern Europe and the sudden emergence of other countries in the global trade economy. Yet, the process of becoming global to get access to growing markets or to achieve quality, service, and/or cost advantages from the reconfigured Value Chains is one

Table of Contents

Trends in International Operations. Stages in The Internationalizations of Operations. Operations Strategy. New Production Facilities Location and Make/Buy-Local/Global Configuration Alternatives. Strategic Facility Role. Factory and Facilities Material Flow and Equipment Design. Planning/Scheduling Integrated System and Shoopfloor Management. Supplier Network Design And Sourcing. Ramp Up Process. Warehousing Material Flow and Equipment Design and Distribution Planning. Human Resource Management. Globope Framework Principles Tools and Techniques.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS076000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Purchasing & Buying
TEC016000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Design / General
TEC020000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Manufacturing