Full-text paper (pdf): sustainable operations management: recent trends and future directions. From the first assembly lines to today's advanced robotic solutions, the supply chain process is constantly evolving the latest trends in supply chain and logistics focus on smart, tech-driven management to reduce operating expenses and increase efficiency. The latest trend in management operations and supply chain can vary from organizations to organizations, in other words, every company has its method of delivering now and in the future, processes in the supply chain must rather be agile or, more clearly, flexible and interactive, ensuring high-quality delivery results. Qualitative case studies in operations management: trends, research outcomes, and future research implications may 2011 mark barratt | thomas y choi | mei li. We report on the thoughts of a large group of scholars in the field of opera- tions and supply chain management (o/scm) regarding current and future issues facing our profession broad issues raised and addressed include a perceived lack of relevance in our research, calls from business school deans for faculty to.
Purpose: the objective is to analyse research in operations management (om) teaching published in high impact journals in the area in order to examine trends and set future challenges design/methodology/approach: a bibliometric study was carried out of 45 of the main jcr om and management journals for the. Teresa wu department of industrial engineering, arizona state university tempe, arizona, usa abstract purpose – this paper seeks to analyze the evolution of shift in the area of operations management (om) and attempts to anticipate potential developments in the relevant areas of om design/ methodology/approach. Global trends in operation management - free download as word doc (doc / docx), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online for free strategy is seen as complex in nature due to high degree of uncertainty in future consequences arriving from decisions, integration is required of all aspects and functional areas of.
These are the upcoming trends one must consider: in the future, variety of high quality products for short time production is expected from firms nowadays with the prior knowledge for the upcoming trends in operations management, even a small business firm can be at par with those large corporations. Qualitative case studies in operations management: trends, research outcomes, and future research implications recently there have been a number of reviews of empirical research, focusing on specific topics such as operations strategy (eg boyer et al, 2005), interdisciplinary and inter-organizational research (eg,. In the global market, companies are right to focus on trends in operations management and strategies for getting ahead in their respective industries or you're in the hospitality business and need client portals to reach your target market, mobile accessibility is vital to the future of operations management.
As transformation, innovation and technology continue to drive the evolution of healthcare facilities and operations management, four key trends are enabling healthcare operations executives to make a significant a cmms is often utilized to help track these costs and forecast future capital planning costs. Communication technologies are just a few to recall here in this study, we like to explore the new challenges for the managers of the future we will first identify the current trends in the field of operations management (om) and focus to its expanded scope new features on the work system characteristics as well as business. The management science/operations research (ms/or) profession is where it is today largely because it has been subjected over the years to certain powerful forces the purposes of this paper are to assess the most prominent forces and the trends which they have helped to induce, and to derive some conclusions.
As we head into a new year let us take a look at part 1 of the 2016 supply chain trends that will change supply chain management forever the first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency the second is that automation.
The trends in operations management are never fads they have very good reasons to be in existence they incorporate a lot of lessons from the past and can affect the future in several ways (nersesian, 2000) from the industrial revolution in 1769 up to the recent internet revolution, operations management has seen. The use of operations research techniques and computer models has become entrenched in the mining industry, particularly in the area of mine planning the paper considers three major areas where increasing efforts are likely to be directed in the future: the integration of multiple disciplines in a single model the. Empirical research published inproduction and operations management (1992 –2005): trends and future research directions abstract we review and evaluate empirical research in more than 150 papers published in production and operations management (pom) during 1992 to 2005 to assess how far the papers.