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dc.contributor.advisorFink, John B., 1945-
dc.contributor.authorHamilton, Jeff
dc.date.accessioned2010-05-05T18:40:00Z
dc.date.available2010-05-05T18:40:00Z
dc.date.issued1983
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10920/14856
dc.descriptionvi, 74 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn this paper, I will first give a brief overview of General Motors Assembly Division (GMAD) , including a history and an explanation of its function within General Motors. Then I will outline the goals and benefits of proper inventory management and study two opposing philosophies used by inventory control. Next, I will discuss my hopes for using linear programming techniques as a tool in establishing inventory goals, and why these hopes were not realized. Finally, I will present the Automated Inventory Management System (AIMS) which was the end product of my work at GMAD.en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Mathematics Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.titleInventory Management at General Motors Assembly Division and AIMS, the Automated Inventory Management Systemen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US


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