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How to master schedule e-book

how to improve customer service as well as lowering costs by improved
master production scheduling (MPS)

downloadmps0You can purchase this 23 page, fully illustrated e-book on master production scheduling (MPS) including an MPS workshop with spreadsheet for 4.95 (about US$8 or €7) by clicking the image on the right.

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Master scheduling eBook details - Master scheduling or master production scheduling (MPS) is not only the best way for a manufacturing company to improve customer service but it will increase stability in manufacturing and can even reduce stock levels at the same time. But good master scheduling does not evolve naturally it is a specific way of operating and has to be taught. Master scheduling is not quick or easy to learn but once learnt it will allow everyone to do a better job and lead to a higher level of satisfaction all round, from suppliers right through the whole supply chain to customers. This book is a practical down to earth description of the processes and how to apply them to your business.

Contents :

  • Introduction to master scheduling and business excellence principles
  • The basic master scheduling process
  • Firm planned orders
  • Available to promise
  • Time fences
  • Managing customer demand
  • Distribution resource planning
  • Features and options
  • Configurators
  • Passing down the forecast
  • Rough cut capacity planning
  • Software functionality required
  • The master scheduler
  • Conclusion
  • Master scheduling workshop instructions
  • Master schedule workshop spreadsheet with list of data and MPS simulation exercise

You can purchase this e-book and attachments by credit card for 4.95 (about US$8 or €7) by clicking the "Buy MPS E-Book" image at the top of this page.


This e-book is incorporated into the Master Production Scheduling course which is available to purchase on CD - click for more details


This e-book plus 10 more like it can be purchased together in the compendium book "Business Excellence - the integrated solution to manufacturing planning and control" price 24.90, about 45US$ / €37. . . more details