• Syllabus Opr 471
    look and design of consumer electric fans ordered from Riordan’s Pontiac, Michigan location. * How would this work with the new process design and supply chain process that you complete in Week Six? Continue collecting data on the process identified in Week One...
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  • Syllabus Ops 571
    . | | | | | | | | | |Consider that customers may customize the look and design of consumer electric fans ordered...
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  • Riordan Manufacturing
    company, owned by Riordan Industries (a fortune 1000 company) Riordan Manufacturing has facilities in San Jose, California (headquarters), Albany, Georgia, Pontiac, Michigan, and Hangzhou, China. Some of the products manufactured at Riordan include: various sizes of fans, medical stents, plastic bottles...
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  • Syllabus
    fans ordered from Riordan’s Pontiac, Michigan location. Consider how this would work with the new process design and supply chain process that you complete in Week Six. 9/20/2011 Learning Team Team Log Submit your learning team log 9/20/2011 1 Individual Discussion Questions Select...
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  • Riordan Manufacturing
    China plant. This paper will outline how Riordan will coordinate its aggregate operations planning and total quality management, a material requirements plan, a new process design for production, supply chain strategies, production forecast, and an implementation plan for electric fans. Material...
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  • Ops571 Syllabus
    attention to the Material Plan Requirements and start thinking about ways the process design and supply chain could be improved for the manufacturing of the electric fans. Consider that customers may customize the look and design of consumer electric fans ordered from Riordan’s Pontiac, Michigan...
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  • Ops571-Week 1
    -order electric fans at the China location. The new process of design for the electric fans provides the option for Riordan Manufacturing to move part of the electric fan processing to the Pontiac, Michigan, location. This move will provide a lower cost in production for custom orders in Michigan...
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  • Production Plan for Riordan Mfg
    non value-added activities. Riordan Manufacturing, leader in high quality, plastic designs, is seeking to streamline its manufacturing process for electric fans at the Hangzhou, China plant. To initiate the process, management will analyze strategic capacity planning and lean production for the new...
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  • Process Design for Riordan Manufacturing
    One Riordan Plaza San Jose, California 95112 Dear Mr. McCauley- The purpose of this letter is to address the changes that have been made to the aggregate operations plan and TQM for the Riordan electric fans here in China. We appreciate the continued support we receive from corporate and are...
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  • Process Design for Riordan Manufacturing
    molding. The company also has facilities in Albany, Georgia, Michigan, Pontiac and Hangzhou, China. This paper is to present a production process design proposal for the electric fans until it arrives at to the final consumer. Riordan materials resource planning system The plant in China operates as a...
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  • Riordan Manufacturing
    Design Riordan Manufacturing could become a lean company if it streamlines couple of its division. The Pontiac, Michigan facility produces plastic fans and medical products, whereas the Hangzhou, China facility produces only the electric fans. Riordan’s United States and China facilities both...
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  • Riordan
    procurement. Process Design Modifications Riordan controls operational activities of producing fans and order fulfillment in three locations: Albany, Pontiac, and Hangzhou. The Michigan facility manufactures customs parts that allow customers to customize the look of the fans while the China facility...
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  • Production Plan for Riordan Manufacturing
    costs. Staff training and quality controls throughout production will not be compromised. Analyzing the Supply Chain Process In 2000, Riordan Manufacturing decided to move their plastic fan plant from Pontiac, Michigan to Hangzhou, China. “In its simplest form, Supply Chain Management (SCM) is the...
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  • Riordan Manufacturing
    expansion took place in 2000 when it opened its operations in China. At that time, the entire fan manufacturing operation was moved from Michigan to China and the Pontiac, MI facility was retooled for the manufacture of custom plastic parts. Supply Chain R&D The R & D Department at Riordans...
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  • Riordan Production Plan Paper/Ops 571
    company relocated operations from Pontiac Michigan to China. The Pontiac Michigan facility was retooled for the manufacture of custom plastic parts (University of Phoenix, 2009). This paper covers strategic capacity planning and lean production for the new process design and supply chain process for...
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  • : Production Plan for Riordan Manufacturing
    housings, and the Pontiac, Michigan location provides the customized look and design of the fans. The research of Riordan’s China plant exposed obstacles to the effectiveness of process design and supply chain. By making cuts in their inventory costs, improving outsourcing and their supply chain should...
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  • Production Plan for Riordan Manufacturing
    purchased a fan manufacturing plant in Pontiac, Michigan, the company received its name of Riordan Manufacturing during this. In 2000 the company expanded and moved its entire fan manufacturing operations from Michigan to China. Mission Statement Riordan Manufacturing mission is to be a world leader...
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  • Production Plan
    production for the new process design and supply chain process for the electric fans at Riordan Manufacturing. In 2000, the company expanded its operations into Hangzhou, China, moving the fan manufacturing operations from Pontiac, Michigan to China. The plant operates only as a decentralized unit...
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  • Ops Week 4
    fan housings, and the Pontiac, Michigan location provides customized look and design of the fans (Apollo Group, Inc., 2006). The research of Riordan’s China plant revealed obstacles to the effectiveness of process design and supply chain. Riordan’s current process should benefit from cutting...
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  • Riordan Manufacturing Inc Management Report
    opened its operations in China. At that time, the entire fan manufacturing operation was moved from Michigan to China and the Pontiac, Michigan facility was retooled for the manufacture of custom plastic parts.” (Apollo Group, 2006) The Riordan of 2006 is a global plastics manufacturer employing 550...
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