MRPII which is
Master Production Scheduling
Materials Requirements Planning
Bills of Material
Capacity Requirements Planning
My work in this area has included Purchasing and Materials Requirements Planning. In addition to actually carrying out that work I later managed the MRPII systems as an analyst and trained people in the use of each aspect of the system. At some point I will go into greater depth on the whole subject of the manufacturing process. It's not complicated
IT Engineer, Business Analyst, Data Analyst, System Analyst, SQL DBA (Oracle/SQLServer), UNIX Admin (Yep! I've done my CHMOD along with my GREP)., Desktop Support, Network Installations (TCP/IP, DHCP and IP addressing), Wireless Terminal project for reporting manufacturing and stock movements. Experience of a range of Web technologies. A Project manager and Team Leader. Business Objects, Data Warehousing and even some SAP.Web Design and Development Software pages and apps.
I installed the FIRST wireless network into a Multimillion pound Nokia Factory in 2000
Packaging is the science, art and technology of enclosing or protecting products for distribution, storage, sale, and use. Packaging also refers to the process of designing, evaluating, and producing packages. Packaging can be described as a coordinated system of preparing goods for transport, warehousing, logistics, sale, and end use. Packaging contains, protects, preserves, transports, informs, and sells In many countries it is fully integrated into government, business, institutional, industrial, and personal use.
As a Photographer back in the mid 70's I worked with a few art studios in the production of Artwork for advertising in magazines and news papers. This led me to a role at United Biscuits as Packaging Coordinator working with Art Studio, Photographers and Packaging Manufacturers. In the early 80's there was requirement within the Buying department for a Packaging Buyer, I took that role prior to moving to Logistics in 1983.
Wikipedia gives the description of Logistics which in turn is from the CSCM
According to the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (previously the Council of Logistics Management) logistics is the process of planning, implementing and controlling procedures for the efficient and effective transportation and storage of goods including services and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption for the purpose of conforming to customer requirements and includes inbound, outbound, internal and external movements.
My role within a Logistics function was that of Logistics Analyst, reporting on and analysing data to assist in the efficient distribution of stock.
Experience as a Buyer of Packaging Materials. Trained Users and Introduced systems.
Organised a warehouses for better storage, tagging and Pick 'n' Pack ordering. Worked for both TuffLuv Cases and even MacLaren Cars in Woking.