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Identify and describe the five major tools of process

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Identify and describe the five major tools of process analysis and design.Your response should be at least 200 words in length.How do service facility location decisions differ from industrial location decisions in terms of the techniques used to analyze them? How do you explain these differences?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.In an affluent society, how do we produce a wide number of options for products at low cost? Hint: Focus on how to address some of the major challenges of mass customization.Your response should be at least 200 words in length.State the fundamental objective of a firm's location strategy. How do industrial or goods-producing firms carry out this basic objective; how does that differ for service firms?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.What is methods analysis? How are flow diagrams, process charts, activity charts and operations charts used to analyze movement and activity?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.Explain in detail how a load-distance model helps solve problems in process layout.Your response should be at least 200 words in length.What is the form of layout that has traditionally been used to build homes in the U.S.? Justify the layout form you have selected. Many homebuilders are moving to a different layout form and about one-third of all new homes as now built using this new form. What is it, and why are homebuilders adopting it?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.
If historical experience data are so widely available and so easy to obtain, why aren't they more widely used to set labor standards? What additional ways are used to set labor standards and what are their advantages?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.How are outsourcing and vertical integration related? Can a single firm successfully do both?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.The Winfield Distributing Company has maintained an 80% service level policy for inventory of string trimmers. Mean demand during lead time is 170 trimmers, and the standard deviation during lead time is 60 trimmers. The annual cost of carrying one trimmer in inventory is $6. The area sales people have recently told Winfield's management that they could expect a $400 improvement in profit (based on current figures of cost per trimmer) if the service level were increased to 99%. Is it worthwhile for Winfield to make this change?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.In some inventory models, the optimal behavior occurs where ordering costs and carrying costs are equal to one another. Provide an example of a model where this rule does not hold; explain how the model's results are optimal anyway.Your response should be at least 200 words in length.As the corporate and operations management strategies vary from low cost to response to differentiation, how does this impact the criteria used for selecting suppliers?Your response should be at least 200 words in length.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Business and Finance Homework
Expert:  F. Naz replied 7 months ago.

Hello

Please mention your deadline, thanks.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
26 Oct 2016
Expert:  F. Naz replied 7 months ago.

Hello

As you have agreed for citing me in your paper for your other questions on another post, will you agree for these too?, kindly let me know so I can place an offer.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Sure
Expert:  F. Naz replied 7 months ago.

Thanks for that, but you have not accepted the offer on that post yet, so kindly let me know that you need the answer for them?

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