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The Institute of Operations Management

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The Institute of Operations Management aims to add value to individuals and organisations by providing access to a professional community of practitioners, consultants, academics and thought leaders that promote the theory of, techniques for and best practice in operations management. This helps organisations to support and sustain continuous improvement through sharing in a body of knowledge that can be applied in practice to make a positive difference to real business situations.


The effect Brexit may have on the UK food manufacturing sector

As the UK's largest manufacturing sector, the impact that Brexit may have on the food industry is set to be significant.
12 February 2016/Number of views (17)

The Scottish Soup Company secures contract with Tesco

The Scottish Soup Company has won a contract with Tesco to supply stores throughout the company's native country.
11 February 2016/Number of views (27)

3D-printed real-time display allows blind people to read images

Using tactile displays to interact with computers has been long practised for those who are visually impaired, but a new display will allow them to read maps and photos. 
10 February 2016/Number of views (35)

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Developing a National Strategy for Through-life Engineering Services

When: Thursday 21 January - 1030
Where: Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), Glasgow, PA4 9LJ

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Great Western Railway - The Renaissance of Rail

When: Thursday, 11 February 2016, 1800 (for 1815) - 2000
Where: Stonehouse Lecture Theatre, Portland Square Building, Plymouth University, Drake's Circus, PL4 8AA

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MRPII/ERP and Supply Chain Management

15th February | Corby
The core to effective Management Planning and Control is the successful implementation of MRPII/ERP and Supply Chain Management.  This course presents the evolution of the planning processes from the 60s through to today, integrating the concepts of Lean Production.  This course is a general introduction and is aimed at everyone in the business.  

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APICS - Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)

29th February - 4th March | Corby
This certificated course delivers the foundations of supply chain management to a globally recognised standard. It is the first module in the APICS CPIM programme but is equally valued as a standalone qualification. This course delivers the level of understanding which all supply chain professionals should aim to achieve.  

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