How Production Planning and Control Improves The Performance of An Organization?


Production Planning and Control system is the nerve of the manufacturing unit of an organization. The intensity of this system determines the efficiency and effectiveness of the manufacturing; this also makes the process much economical. In production planning, the designing of the product and the process of production is finalized and implemented.

Production planning and control system can be considered as the antidote of low productivity in a manufacturing system. This regulates inventory management and utilization of resources. This is required for scheduling, dispatch, quality management, inspection, inventory management, supply management and equipment management. Production control deals with achieving production targets, optimum utilization of resources, quality management and cost saving.

What all comes under production planning and control?

Production planning and control include evaluation of the requirements such as capacity, raw material and machine hours, which are the basic parameters to meet the required production before the deadline. Other than this one need to have a good knowledge of-

  1. Manufacturing Planning and Control
  2. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  3. Demand Management& Forecasting
  4. Sales & Operations Planning
  5. Master Production Scheduling
  6. Material Requirements Planning
  7. Advanced MRP
  8. Capacity Planning and Management
  9. Production Activity Control
  10. Advanced Scheduling /Just-in-Time
  11. Distribution Requirements Planning
  12. Management of Supply Chain Logistics
  13. Order Point Inventory Control Methods
  14. Strategy and MPC System Design
  15. Appendix Areas of the Standard Normal Distribution

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