Integral Logistics Management — Operations Management and Supply Chain Management Within and Across Companies

5.1.4 Priority Planning: Manufacturing Planning & Control Processes Within the Temporal Ranges in the MRP II Concept.

Intended learning outcomes: Explain the manufacturing planning & control processes and priority planning within the temporal ranges in the MRP II concept.

Figure summarizes the concepts presented in the previous sections, showing the relation between the planning processes within the temporal ranges. This type of representation is common in teaching materials explaining the MRP II / ERP concept. [note 503]

Fig.        Manufacturing planning & control processes within the temporal ranges in the MRP II concept.

Continuation in next subsection (5.1.4b).

Course section 5.1: Subsections and their intended learning outcomes

  • 5.1 Business Processes and Tasks in Planning & Control

    Intended learning outcomes: Describe the MRP II concept and its planning hierarchy. Explain the part processes and tasks in long-term, medium-term planning as well as in short-term planning & control. Present the reference model of processes and tasks in planning & control. Produce an overview beyond MRP II: DRP II, integrated resource management, and the “theory of constraints”.

  • 5.1.1 The MRP II Concept and Its Planning Hierarchy

    Intended learning outcomes: Explain the business processes in logistics and operations management of an enterprise, structured according to temporal range. Describe the different degrees of detail in planning. Disclose the aim of data management.

  • 5.1.2 Part Processes and Tasks in Long-Term Planning

    Intended learning outcomes: Present long-term planning, also called master planning. Differentiate between master planning and master scheduling. Produce an overview on bid processing, customer blanket order, sales and operations planning (SOP), (detailed) resource requirements planning, requests for quotations, and blanket order processing.

  • 5.1.2b Part Processes and Tasks in Medium-Term Planning

    Intended learning outcomes: Disclose medium-term planning & control, also called detailed planning and scheduling. Produce an overview on detailed resource requirements planning, and order proposal.