MANUFACTURING AUTOMATION provides a modern overview of the real what's, why's, and how's of managing manufacturing technology. The book concisely presents concrete examples of automation in all stages of manufacturing including CAD/CAM infrastructure hardware and software, costing and forecasting systems, EDI links to suppliers and customers, and managerial aspects, including human resource effects. The text provides an overview and classification system for evaluating technology opportunities in manufacturing.Average stockroom process a 3.9 days Figure 4 Automated receiving with ASN/ Bar code carton labels Automated. The shipping process has also been re- engineered to take advantage of the new carton-level information and to provide the necessary control measures to ... Figures 3 and 4 present the stock room receiving/check in process at JCPenney before and after the implementation of ASN.
|Author||:||Morris A. Cohen, Uday M. Apte|
|Publisher||:||Richard d Irwin - 1997|