Materials Management

ISBN Number : 978-93-5202-245-8

Student Price : Rs.398

Student Dollar Price : 16$

Library Price : Rs.450

Library Dollar Price : 18$

Book Edition : Fourth

Year of Publication : 2020

No. Of Pages : 202

Book Weight :292

About The Book

This book presents to the readers the various important topics coming under the purview of materials management viz., materials planning and control, organizing for materials management, purchasing management, stores management, inventory management, materials handling, spare parts management etc. The book consists of exhibits, box illustrations, solved problems and review questions which will add value to the knowledge imparted to the readers in this book.


Contents :

1. Introduction to Materials Management
2. Materials Planning and Control
3. Organising for Materials Management
4. Purchasing Management
5. Vendor Development
6. Value Analysis
7. International Purchasing
8. Stores Management
9. Materials Handling
10. Inventory Management
11. Spare Parts Management
12. Computer Application in Materials Management

About The Author

K. Shridhara Bhat, a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with postgraduate diploma in Industrial Management and Master`s degree in Business Administration is currently engaged in part-time teaching as a visiting professor and consultancy in the field of management education and industry.

Earlier, he worked as Professor and Head of the Department of Management Studies, East Point College of Engineering and Technology and BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore during the period of 1994 to 2005.

Before taking up teaching profession, he served Bharat Electronics for a period of about 26 years in the areas of Production and Operations Management, Materials Management, Research and Development, Human Resource Management, etc.

He has authored books in subjects such as – Production and Operations Management, Total Quality Management, Materials Management, Inventory Management, Business Process Reengineering, Operations Research and Quantitative Techniques, Management and Behavioural Processes, World-class Manufacturing, Logistics Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, etc.

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