reaearch should be :
about a famous company ( Apple , Google , GM , Ford , Microsoft ... etc )
10 - 15 Pages
answers the folwoing questions if applicable
Design of goods and services
good or service should we offer?
should we design these products and services?
do we define quality?
is responsible for quality?
Process and capacity design
process and what capacity will these products require?
equipment and technology is necessary for these processes?
should we put the facility?
what criteria should we base the location decision?
should we arrange the facility?
large must the facility be to meet our plan?
Human resources and job design
do we provide a reasonable work environment?
much can we expect our employees to produce?
we make or buy this component?
should be our suppliers and how can we integrate them into our strategy?
Inventory, material requirements planning, and JIT
much inventory of each item should we have?
do we re-order?
Intermediate and short–term scheduling
we better off keeping people on the payroll during slowdowns?
jobs do we perform next?
do we build reliability into our processes?
is responsible for maintenance?