Management 6650 Session 7 Discussion Questions/Issues What is sales and operations planning and how does it differ from aggregate planning? (Chapter 13) What are the planning time horizons discussed in the text? Where does sales and operations planning fit in this planning framework? (Chapter 13) List and discuss the three production planning strategies discussed in the text. (Chapter 13) What are the major purposes of inventory. (Chapter 14) Inventory costs for a fixed-order quantity model are defined by the following equation; EMBED Equation.3 Describe the meaning of the various components of this model. (Chapter 14) Describe the assumptions of the Basic EOQ model. How does the price break model differ? (Chapter 14) Discuss the utilization of ?annualized hours? in aggregate planning. (Reading 1) What is sales and operations planning? Discuss the steps in implementing a S&OP process. (Reading 2) What is a RFID tag? (Reading 3) What is the ?debate? concerning RFID tags? (Reading 4) How can a RFID tag that has been developed for inventory control be used to improve transportation security? ( Reading 5)
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