More From Jan Young

Simulation in the Supply Chain By Jan Young
Paperback: $14.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This executive briefing is an introduction to the technology of computer simulation for middle and senior management in the logistics, distribution and warehousing industries. It outlines... More > capabilities and potentials at several levels and may also be of use to sales and marketing personnel. Simulation technology is defined and explained. Hardware and software requirements are reviewed and a brief history of simulation is presented along with examples of past successful use. Then, with reference to the supply chain and the warehousing industry, possible uses of simulation are detailed in several modalities (purposes) and at several levels. The benefits of simulation as an analytical tool are reviewed, followed by a section that describes industrial lessons learned from failed simulation projects and the requirements for success that emerge from those lessons. The briefing concludes with a short foray into the possible future of the technology.< Less
Best Practices in Replenishment of Forward Pick Locations By Jan Young
Paperback: $14.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
This executive briefing reviews the theory of replenishment in the warehouse. It discusses when items should be replenished and when they should be picked directly from reserve stock. It further... More > discusses the handling and management of multiple reserve locations and of multiple forward locations. The use of cascading replenishment and the practice of using replenishment facilities to manage items with highly-variable demand are both covered. The result is a comprehensive review of the replenishment function that has the potential of both simplifying your operation and, at the same time, improving productivity.< Less
Choosing and Using a Consultant By Jan Young
Paperback: $14.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
Ever used a consultant? Ever had a problem with a consultant? This executive briefing outlines tested and proven best practices in the selection of consultants and in the management of... More > relationships with them. Although there are risks, the risk of engaging a properly managed consultant is probably lower than the risk of hiring a new employee. Choosing and Using a Consultant is intended for senior and middle management. It includes a model consulting contract and a model statement of ethics.< Less
Simulation in the Supply Chain By Jan Young
eBook (PDF): $9.95
(1 Ratings)
This executive briefing is an introduction to the technology of computer simulation for middle and senior management in the logistics, distribution and warehousing industries. It outlines... More > capabilities and potentials at several levels and may also be of use to sales and marketing personnel. Simulation technology is defined and explained. Hardware and software requirements are reviewed and a brief history of simulation is presented along with examples of past successful use. Then, with reference to the supply chain and the warehousing industry, possible uses of simulation are detailed in several modalities (purposes) and at several levels. The benefits of simulation as an analytical tool are reviewed, followed by a section that describes industrial lessons learned from failed simulation projects and the requirements for success that emerge from those lessons. The briefing concludes with a short foray into the possible future of the technology.< Less

Top 10 This Week

see more >
 
2
Learn Work Play: Twenty Years of ETC Stories Learn Work Play: Twenty... By Brad King et al.
Paperback: $7.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7
LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
Paperback: $6.20
 
 
8