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Types of Scheduling in Production Planning and Control

By PlanetTogether -

9/25/20 6:02 AM

Production planning and control (PPC) is a term that combines two strategies: production planning and production control. In the manufacturing world, production planning and control are defined by four stages: Routing, Scheduling, Dispatching,...

production planning, control design, scheduling, MPS

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How to Manage Rising Labor Costs in Manufacturing

By PlanetTogether -

9/24/20 1:00 PM

Labor costs are on the rise and many companies are struggling to maintain their profit margins. Now, many companies spend 60-70% of their total business expenses on labor costs.

capacity planning, cost, scheduling, Automation, labor, labor scheduling

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Challenges and Solutions for Labor Scheduling

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9/9/20 10:30 AM

One of the biggest challenges in a production facility is the scheduling of labor. It is also one of the largest costs (and one of the hardest to estimate). Many factors can affect labor productivity in such facilities. This is why many...

Factory Scheduling, Advanced Planning and Scheduling, Forecasting, scheduling, planner, labor, labor scheduling, Shop floor data collection

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