Operations mangement

Under construction

Internal vs outsourcing
Ø      Trade-offs of initial capital investment vs. long term control of margin
Ø      Is anything in the manufacturing process a core competitive advantage?
Capacity planning:
Ø      Need to decide build to plan or build to order
Ø      Complex issue involving questions of
o       time to deliver,
o       cost of excess capacity,
o       cost of inventory
o       perishability of demand