Logistics Information Management: Volume 12 Issue 6


Operations and Logistics Management

Table of contents

Shortcomings and benefits associated with the implementation of MRP packages: a survey research

Marcello Braglia, Alberto Petroni

This paper present the results of a study of material requirements planning (MRP) implementation in the packaging machinery‐building industry. The research, in particular…

Managing information in product development

Giuseppe Calabrese

Investigates the role of communication and co‐operation in product development to transfer customer expectation to the new product. Cross‐functional teams, co‐location and…

International sourcing and logistics: an integrated model

Martin Fraering, Sameer Prasad

Billions of dollars are being poured into developing nations by multinationals as part of their diversification, divestiture, facility location, and supplier selection…

Drawing conclusions from deterministic logistic simulation models

Stedrick Saayman, James Bekker

Computer simulation is one of several technologies available to improve competitiveness, and simulation is thus often used as a design and/or decision tool in various…

Construction process reengineering: a case study

Albert P.C. Chan, Linda C.N. Fan, Ann T.W. Yu

A reengineering philosophy for the construction industry has emerged, harvesting components of a production philosophy. The objective of construction process reengineering…



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