A study on production_management_system

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Production management is a branch of management which is related to production function. Production may be referred to as the process concerned with the conversion of inputs (raw materials, machinery, information, manpower and other functions of production) into output (semi finished and finished goods and services) with the help of certain processes (planning, scheduling and controlling etc.) while management is the process of exploitation of these factors of production in the order to achieve the desired result. Thus production management is the management which by scientific planning and regulation sets into motion the part of an enterprise to which it has been entrusted, the task of actual transformation of inputs into outputs.

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Production management:Q. 1.What is production management? Explain its scope.Production management is a branch of management which is related to production function. Production may be referred to as the process concerned with the conversion of inputs (raw materials, machinery, information, manpower and other functions of production) into output (semi finished and finished goods and services) with the help of certain processes (planning, scheduling and controlling etc.) while management is the process of exploitation of these factors of production in the order to achieve the desired result. Thus production management is the management which by scientific planning and regulation sets into motion the part of an enterprise to which it has been entrusted, the task of actual transformation of inputs into outputs. The scope of production management includes the following :Scope of Production Management :1. Production Planning2. Production Control3. Quality Control4. Method Analysis5. Inventory Control6. Plant layout and Material Handling7. Work Measurement8. Other Functions1.Production Planning :Production Planning is the main concern of the Production management. It facilitates the supply of goods at a proper time to execute the order received by the company. It also helps control over e production process. The functions of productions planning involves e decision when, what, how and why to produce goods.2.Production Control :Production control me

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