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Operations Management, 6th Edition

September 2015, ©2016
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This text is an unbound, three hole punched version.

In Operations Management: An Integrated Approach, Binder Ready Version, 6th Edition, Dan Reid and Nada Sanders have strengthened their commitment to improve the teaching and learning experience in the introductory operations management course. The text provides a solid foundation of Operations Management with clear, guided instruction and a balance between quantitative and qualitative concepts. Through an integrated approach, the authors illustrate how all business students will interact with Operations Management in future careers.
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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1
Introduction to Operations Management 1
CHAPTER 2
Operations Strategy and Competitiveness 29
CHAPTER 3
Product Design and Process Selection 57
CHAPTER 4
Supply Chain Management 103
CHAPTER 5
Total Quality Management 161
CHAPTER 6
Statistical Quality Control 197
CHAPTER 7
Just-in-Time and Lean Systems 246
CHAPTER 8
Forecasting 280
CHAPTER 9
Capacity Planning and Facility Location 331
CHAPTER 10
Facility Layout 372
CHAPTER 11
Work System Design 411
CHAPTER 12
Inventory Management 451
CHAPTER 13
Aggregate Planning 505
CHAPTER 14
Resource Planning 539
CHAPTER 15
Scheduling 576
CHAPTER 16
Project Management 613
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New To This Edition

Company Examples: In order to offer the most current text we have made updates in company examples across all chapters.
Technology: updated discussions with regard to the latest technologies that impact operations management. This includes discussions of 3-D printing, new generation robotics and automation, and advancements in RFID, in Chapter 3.
Big Data and Analytics: incorporated the latest on big data and analytics, in Chapters 1 and 3. In Chapter 8, we have added an entire section on Predictive Analytics and Forecasting.
Supply Chain Management Issues: discuss the ramifications on materials being shipped from Asia to the United States for example, the cancellation of the shipping facility in Mexico and the widening of the Panama Canal.
Chapters Reorganized: better integration of topics added over previous editions into each chapter.
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The Wiley Advantage

Integrated Approach: Integrated coverage of why and how Operations Management is integral to all organizations helps business students connect Operations Management to future business careers.
Balanced Coverage: The coverage of quantitative and qualitative concepts is balanced, and further supports student comprehension; applications of these concepts are woven throughout the text with relevant business examples.
Virtual Company Interactive Consulting Cases: Two web-based cases featuring a cruise company and a medical consulting company provide assignments for students to solve operations problems, tying all the topics in the book together in a real-life environment.
WileyPLUS Learning Space: WileyPLUS Learning Space provides instructors and students a dynamic learning environment in which to interact at the point of learning. Both students and instructors can utilize the system or bring in outside resources to aid in learning. The Executive Summary Animation, housed exclusively within WileyPLUS Learning Space, uniquely summarize each chapter s key concept. Offering instructors a new methodology for engaging and assessing their students and/or flipping the classro
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Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
Test Bank
Test your students' comprehension with this digital collection of fill-in-the-blank, multiple-choice, true/false, and free-response questions.
Image Gallery
Use this digital repository of images displayed throughout the textbook to enliven your PowerPoint slides and interact with the reading assignments in the classroom.
Instructor's Resource Manual
Offers helpful teaching ideas, advice on course development, sample assignments, learning objectives, lecture outlines, class exercises, lecture notes, chapter reviews, and more!
PowerPoint Presentations
Our PowerPoint presentations contain a combination of key concepts allowing you to illustrate important topics with images, figures, and problems from the textbook.
Instructor's Solutions Manual
Contains detailed solutions to all questions, exercises, and problems in the textbook.
Computerized Test Bank (Diploma)
Test your students' comprehension with this digital collection of fill-in-the-blank, multiple-choice, true/false, and free-response questions. Easily pick, choose, and incorporate questions to include in your student assessments. Wiley's CBTs allows you to tailor exams according to study objectives
DARDEN BUSINESS CASES
Available with Wiley Custom Select only.
ETHICS LX SIMULATION
This is a separate resource and not part of the Book Companion Site.
EXCEL TEMPLATES
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT STUDENT VIDEO SERIES
The Operations Management Student Video Series is available only with WileyPLUS Learning Space.
SUPPLEMENTAL CHAPTERS
VIRTUAL COMPANY INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL
VIRTUAL COMPANY INTERACTIVE CONSULTING CASE
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VIRTUAL COMPANY QUESTIONS
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Students Resources
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PowerPoint Presentations
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EXCEL TEMPLATES
SUPPLEMENTAL CHAPTERS
WILEYPLUS
QUANTITATIVE SURVIVAL GUIDE
Only available with WileyPLUS Learning Space.
VIRTUAL COMPANY QUESTIONS
Virtual Companies
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
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Operations Management: An Integrated Approach, 6th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-118-95256-6
684 pages
October 2015, ©2016
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Operations Management: An Integrated Approach, Binder Ready Version, 6th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-118-95261-0
684 pages
September 2015, ©2016
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