MATERIAL MANAGEMENT (9.What is forklift? What are the advantages and…
1.What is material handling and logistics?
-is the process that helping manufactured, moved, stored & protected, tracked & controlled, and shipped in order to get the final destination
Logistics is the general management of how resources are acquired, stored and transported to their final destination. Logistics management involves identifying prospective distributors and suppliers, and determining their effectiveness and accessibility.
2.How material handling and logistic works?
use various ways to move the material and product such as information technology, automatic identification, stored equipment, lifting equipment, conveyor equipment,
this equipment help the supply chain forecasting, risk allocation, product visibility and tracking
3.Discuss this statement “Material handling and logistics makes the supply chain works”.
material handling is the important part in the logistics. the movement and stored of product will be more efficient
there are the consider of career in material handling an logistics. For example is engineering, production & operations, manufacturing, CAD Design, administration, logistics, inventory control, supply chain management, project management, distribution, management, system integration, marketing & sales, customer service, information technology, facility planning and design.
4.Discuss the term material management.
material management is an end to end (E2E) scientific technique of planning, organizing and control of flow of materials from its purchase to final destination
5.What are the aims of materials management? Discuss with related “R” in materials management
the aim of materials management is
right controls and procedure
-is the way to get the right and best sources to produce the best product
-the best price that can prevent any waste of cost
-the manage of quantity of product that based on the need
-the manage of the quality of product so that can maintain the quality standard provided
-the management o the product so that can deliver to the customer at the time period given
-the mangement of the products so that can deliver at the right place based on the demand.
6.Briefly explain the purpose of material management
maximizing customer service
-material management can help improve the customer satisfaction
- maximizing efficiency of
purchasing ad production
-the material manegement can help to get the good function of purchase product
maximizing inventory investment
-the good material management can gain more profit and prevent wasted
7.What are the functions of material management? Briefly discuss
transportation and material handling
inspection and quality
store keeping and warehousing
standardization and evaluation of all product
cost reduction through value analysis
disposal of surplus
8.Explain the objectives of material management
efficient use of working capital
economy of purchase
lowering storage cost
lowering inventory investment
increase the inventory turnover
responding the market changes
providing best services to the customer
better supplier relationship
good information system
continuity of supply
consistency in quality
planning and forecasting
-make or buy decisions
new materials and products
inter departmental harmony
9.What is forklift? What are the advantages and disadvantages of using the forklift
is a powered industrial truck used to lift and move materials short distances
forklift is the run better manage smarter.
9800 swing-reach truck
very narrow aisle solution
lower maintenance costs
move more product faster
the speed of forklift is too slow
typically a higher upfront cost
voltage requirements may be an issue with older facilities