Operations management

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Abstract

Operations Management is a modern success story that plays an essential role in the success of any organisation. Andrew Greasley provides a clear and accessible introduction to this large area of study, focusing on all the key areas of operations in both manufacturing and service industries. Example boxes provide international, real–life details of operations concepts Worked Examples – step–by–step guides to the procedure to solve quantitative problems End–of–Chapter exercises covering topics for discussion and examples to help develop practical skills Further Reading and Web links – an extra resource to assist students in locating further additional materials Lecturers who adopt this text will find supporting resources on the companion website, including powerpoint slides for each chapter, suggested solutions for case studies and end of chapter exercises, and a multiple–choice test bank.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChichester (UK)
PublisherWiley
Number of pages520
ISBN (Print)978-0-470-01209-3, 0-470-01209-9
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • operations management
  • organisation
  • manufacturing
  • service
  • international
  • quantitative problems
  • practical skills

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