Managing Capacity and Inventory

Managing Capacity and Inventory

Uncategorized In two previous posts by Pete King (Optimizing Safety Stock and Optimizing Cycle Stock), we discussed the fundamentals of inventory management and setting cycle and safety stock targets for individual materials. In this post, we will talk about using the...
Elevate Your Production Heartbeat

Elevate Your Production Heartbeat

Scheduling The production schedule is the heartbeat of process manufacturing. It’s the schedule that specifies when, where and how much to make of every product. It’s therefore the schedule that orchestrates production. It’s the schedule that specifies the sequence of...
Reinventing The Production Scheduling Wheel

Reinventing The Production Scheduling Wheel

Results for "" For supply chains to be fully effective, manufacturing links must be stable, predictable, agile and responsive. One way to accomplish these goals is with product wheels. These scheduling tools organize the variety of products made on any asset...
AFP Success Story

AFP Success Story

Results for "" AFP is a food manufacturer headquartered in New Holland, PA where its main plant is situated. AFP is one of the world’s foremost foodservice, co-pack and private label manufacturers of aseptically packed cheese sauces, puddings, dips and...