The Production Process (supply chain design)
Module 1: The Production Process The warehouse manager thought a recent presentation on operations management was extremely valuable to the company. He now wants to shift the conversation to focus on the production process. He would like you to explain the key components of the production process to others in his department. He has asked you to create a memo that will be sent out to everyone in his department. Using what you learned in the game module, please explain the following aspects of a production process: Provide an overview of what a manufacturing process is and how it is organized. Explain the concepts of setup time, utilization time, production scheduling, and bottlenecks in a simple manufacturing process and what the role of the operations manager is.