Master Production Scheduling Techniques

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Master Production Scheduling Techniques
Master Production Scheduling TechniquesThis section presents the basic logic for master production scheduling. We start with the time-phased record to show relationships between production output, the "forecast" (derived from the sales and operations plan), and expected inventory balance. We then show how plans are revised as you roll through time during a review cycle. Finally, we present the process for promising delivery to customers. This process illustrates how the actual customer orders "consume" the forecast.
The Time-Phased Record Figure 7.2 shows an example of an MPS involving an item with…
F. Robert Jacobs; William L. Berry; D. Clay Whybark; Thomas E. Vollmann: Manufacturing Planning and Control for Supply Chain Management: APICS/CPIM Certification Edition. Master Production Scheduling Techniques, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export