Executive Briefings

MRP: Is it Still Relevant?

Material Requirements Planning is more relevant today than at any time in its decades-long history, says Chad Smith of the Demand Driven Institute. However, Smith says, the rules governing many MRP programs are out of date and need to be changed to more closely reflect actualdemand. Technology tools also need to improve, he says. [Run Time (Min.): 7:35]

Material Requirements Planning is more relevant today than at any time in its decades-long history, says Chad Smith of the Demand Driven Institute. However, Smith says, the rules governing many MRP programs are out of date and need to be changed to more closely reflect actualdemand. Technology tools also need to improve, he says. [Run Time (Min.): 7:35]