A Review on Strategic Positioning of Bottleneck around the Customer Order Decoupling Point and Issues on Production Planning in Supply Chain

@article{Saeed2016ARO,
  title={A Review on Strategic Positioning of Bottleneck around the Customer Order Decoupling Point and Issues on Production Planning in Supply Chain},
  author={Muhammad Saeed and Samiya Loya and Adil Loya},
  journal={Journal for Manufacturing Science and Production},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={243 - 254}
}
The decoupling point separates part of the supply chain oriented towards customer orders from the part based on forecast planning. This paper focuses on identification of bottlenecks and their positioning with respect to customer order decoupling point (CODP) in supply chain continuum. The research is based on a conceptual model that separates engineer to order (ETO), make to order (MTO), assemble to order (ATO) and make to stock (MTS) by a decoupling point. The important feature of this paper… CONTINUE READING

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