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The Certified Six Sigma Black Belt Handbook

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This second edition has been updated and revised to reflect the most recent Six Sigma techniques and to match the ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt Body of Knowledge (BOK). While the primary audience for this work is the individual preparing to sit for the Six Sigma Black Belt certification examination, a secondary audience for the handbook is the quality and Six Sigma professional who would like a relevant Six Sigma reference book.

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Operations Management Integrating Manufacturing and Services

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Operations Management Integrating Manufacturing and Services offers a broad and relatively non-quantitative overview of the field of operations management and provides a “big picture” perspective that should appeal to a variety of business majors—not just those students majoring in operations management. Reflecting the background of the authors, Operations Management Integrating Manufacturing and Services has the strongest coverage of services of any introductory book on the market. 

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Juran's Quality Handbook

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For decades, Juran's Quality Handbook has been the one essential reference in quality management and engineering the ultimate authoritative source of answers on quality applications, procedures, techniques, and strategies Now this Fifth Edition a major revision and the first new edition of Juran's Quality Handbook in more than years forges a new standard in tools for quality Bringing managers and engineers the most up-to-date methods, research, and theory, under the guidance of a team of the world's top experts, Juran's shows you how to plan for quality, achieve quality control, and ensure quality results Packed with new methods, research, and thought on quality, and emphasizing the need for quality software and quality software development methods

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Retail Management – II

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This book on retail management is written for students who are going to hold aloft the flag of Indian retailing in the future. This book has been simplified to aid easy comprehension to the underlying theories and concepts. This book goes deep into merchandise management areas of planning and buying of merchandise, pricing and retail communication, store management and franchising components of retailing. The book also looks at the non-store retailing aspects and the emerging trends in the retailing.

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Concepts in Supply Chain Management

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This book is an effort to provoke interest in the subject and allow the reader to grasp the approach of supply chain management in various business sectors. It provides an insight into every stage of business right from suppliers to manufacturers to wholesalers to retailers and finally to the customer. Its mine theme aims at maximizing business profits keeping in mind the belief that the “Customer is King”. I think this can be definitely achieved if a business possesses the right information and the appropriate software.

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Consumer Behaviour

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The study of Consumer Behaviour has become one of the most important disciplines of marketing. The last fifteen years have seen explosive growth in competition at all levels. This intense competition has led organizations to shift their focus from Mass Marketing to Individual Marketing. For many organizations, survival is at stake. The biggest challenge in the twenty first century for the marketing organizations is to increase their market share and also increase their profitability. For achieving this objective, everyone in the Marketing organizations needs to understand the customer and his needs.

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Fundamentals of Manufacturing Supplement

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The Fundamentals of Manufacturing Supplement, in addition to the Fundamentals of Manufacturing, Second Edition, provides a structured review for the Certified Manufacturing Engineer examination. The curricula are consistent with the Manufacturing Body of Knowledge published by the Manufacturing Engineering Certification Institute (MECI) of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.

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Fundamentals of Manufacturing

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Fundamentals of Manufacturing, Third Edition provides a structured review for the Manufacturing Technologist and Manufacturing Engineer Certification Examinations. This book has been updated according to the most recent version of the Manufacturing Fundamentals "Body of Knowledge" published by the Certified Manufacturing Technologist and Certified Manufacturing Engineer Oversight & Appeals Committee of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. This body of knowledge is an outstanding reference for industry and academia as a standard baseline for foundational manufacturing knowledge.

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The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Tool Book

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The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Tool book is today's most complete and results-based reference to the tools and concepts needed to understand, implement, and leverage Lean Six Sigma.

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Managing Supply Chain A logistics Approach

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The ninth edition refined its focus on the supply chain approach by blending logistics theory with practical applications and includes updated material on the latest technology, transportation regulations, pricing and other issues. Each chapter opens with "Supply Chain Profiles" vignettes introducing students to real-world companies, people and events. New and updated "On the Line" boxed features are applied examples providing students with hands-on managerial experience of the chapter's topics.

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