Operation and Information Management

Operation and Information Management

The manufacturing/service process design is based on a considerable number of potentially conflicting variables and represents, in essence, a number of trade-offs. Arguably, the Nature of the Business, the Nature of the Product, the Nature of the Market Place, and the Supply Chain Dynamics, affect all decision-making pertinent to process design, management and development.

  1. A) By taking as an example a product or a service from an industry that you are familiar with, critically discuss the main factors that influence the manufacturing/service process design (70% of the mark)
  1. B) Discuss how the five Operational Performance Objectives may influence decision-making associated with process design and layouts (30% of the mark)

Operational Performance Objectives are:

  1. Cost
  2. Quality
  • Speed
  1. Dependability and
  2. Flexibility
Get a 10 % discount on an order above $ 100
Use the following coupon code :
BEST15