Production Systems

  • Yacob Khojasteh
Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF)


Production systems can be categorized as push, pull and hybrid, depending on the type of planning strategy they utilize. This chapter aims to give an overview of two main production systems, push and pull, and to highlight the key differences between them. A literature review on pull production control systems is also presented at the end of the chapter.


Economic Order Quantity Kanban System Material Requirement Planning Pull System Master Production Schedule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yacob Khojasteh
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  1. 1.Graduate School of Global StudiesSophia UniversityTokyoJapan

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