Desktop Material Requirements Planning
Materials requirements planning can now be done on a microcomputer. This approach is particularly useful to small businesses. Spreadsheets can be adapted for materials requirements planning (MRP). A sample template-screen is shown illustrating how a spreadsheet can be adapted for MRP. Program modification is used to control the manufacturing process, maintaining proper finished inventories for orders and limiting the amount of raw goods needed for manufacturing.
Publication Name: Industrial Management & Data Systems
Subject: Computers and office automation industries
Home care in Denmark
The home care nurse is a vital link in providing medical services to elderly patients in their homes. In Frederiksberg, Denmark, nurses travel on bicycles as part of a service that has existed for over 100 years.
Publication Name: World Health
The top value-priced hotels in Honolulu, HI, are discussed. A total of 11 hotels in the city offer half-price rates. Many hotels offer their best rates as part of air-hotel travel packages.
Publication Name: Consumer Reports Travel Letter
Subject: Travel, recreation and leisure