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Operations management strategies: facilities location planning

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    Jimmy B.
    MW
    Jimmy B.

    Facility location in my point of view should be planted in an area where there will be easy flow of commodities to the market and where there are other necessities like water, electricity and etc for easy production

    Yasir Zacharia J.
    SD
    Yasir Zacharia J.

    Facilities are assets capital in a business, facilities location can be plan by the management to asses where there employees and products demand are high at the proposed site

    Morne V.
    ZA
    Morne V.

    Facilities encompass the land, buildings, plant and equipment, and other major physical inputs that substantially determine productive capacity and involve significant capital investment. Facilities issues confronting managers focus mainly on expansion and contraction decisions, facilities location (single facility, multiple factories and warehouses, competitive retail outlets or emergency services) and facilities layout.

    Sunday O.
    NG
    Sunday O.

    you have to run with the trend and be more aware of modern structure

    Rodger B.
    ZM
    Rodger B.

    why would management care about locality of production?

    Thomas Haingura M.
    NA
    Thomas Haingura M.

    The preferred location of the facility will be determined by the availability of employees with specific skills, government zoning regulations, employee costs, environmental regulations, utility costs and proximity to suppliers and markets.

    Odongo M.
    UG
    Odongo M.

    Business Management -> Operations management strategies: facilities location planning . Facilities location planning Facilities encompass the land, buildings, plant and equipment, and other major physical inputs that substantially determine productive capacity and involve significant capital investment. Facilities issues confronting managers focus mainly on expansion and contraction decisions, facilities location (single facility, multiple factories and warehouses, competitive retail outlets or emergency services) and facilities layout. The preferred location of the facility will be determined by the availability of employees with specific skills, government zoning regulations, employee costs, environmental regulations, utility costs and proximity to suppliers and markets.

    Pascal K.
    IL
    Pascal K.

    kouame Pascal It is important to have a location plan, that can permit the factory to developed her activity. So that income the managerial team. And the decision must be efficient.

    Pascal K.
    IL
    Pascal K.

    For little factory is it so indispensable to implant in industries area?

    Ebenezer Teye N.
    GH
    Ebenezer Teye N.

    Facilities of an organization are made up of buildings, plants , machines, equipments and other physical materials that determine the productive capacity and involve significant investment. Facilities issues leads to management decision on facility location and layout. Again where a facility would be located is influence by the availability of skilled labour, closeness to raw material, market and power and government regulations like free zone laws.

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