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DRP: Distribution Resource Planning: The Gateway to True Quick Response and Continuous Replenishment, Revised Edition

DRP: Distribution Resource Planning: The Gateway to True Quick Response and Continuous Replenishment, Revised Edition

André J. Martin

ISBN: 978-0-471-13222-6

Oct 1992

352 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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$92.00

Description

This updated revision explains how to design, implement and manage a cutting-edge distribution system based on quick response/continuous replenishment concepts. Practical guidelines demonstrate how to dramatically improve the accuracy of product deliveries, reduce levels of inventory, lower operating costs and refine productivity.
Total Marketing Channel Integration: The Last Frontier.

Quick Response/Continuous Replenishment: New Thinking.

Typical Problems in Logistics: Symptoms and Causes.

The DRP Management Process: The ABCs of DRP.

DRP in Nonmanufacturing Environments: Retailers, Wholesalers, and Distributors.

DRP in a Manufacturing Environment: Using DRP with Sales and Operations Planning and Master Production Scheduling.

Tools of the Trade: Getting the Most of a DRP System.

Forecasting: The DRP Connection.

Solving Logistics Problems: Common Approaches.

Transportation Planning: Taking Advantage of Cost-Saving Opportunities.

Financial Planning and Budgeting Simulation: Beyond Traditional Accounting.

Management Issues: Problems on the Road to Successful DRP.

Appendices.

Index.