The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Textile industries

Most popular at the top

  • Handbook of Stochastic Models and Analysis of Manufacturing System Operationsby J. MacGregor Smith; Baris Tan

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    This handbook surveys important stochastic problems and models in manufacturing system operations and their stochastic analysis. Using analytical models to design and control manufacturing systems and their operations entail critical stochastic performance analysis as well as integrated optimization models of these systems. Topics deal with... more...

  • It's About Timeby Rajan Suri

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 45.95

    In the decade since the publication of Rajan Suri?s landmark book, Quick Response Manufacturing , the innovative principles of QRM have been proven with impressive results at many companies, big and small, in a variety of industries. While the key principles of QRM remain unchanged, after a decade of teaching QRM workshops to senior executives, Suri... more...

  • Lean Six Sigma Statisticsby Alastair Muir

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 95.00

    The marriage between Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma has proven to be a powerful tool for cutting waste and improving the organization?s operations. This third book in the Six Sigma Operations series picks up where other books on the subject leave off by providing the six sigma practioners with a statistical guide for solving problems they may encounter... more...

  • Tuning and Control Loop Performance, Fourth Editionby Gregory K. McMillan

    Momentum Press 2014; US$ 99.95

    The proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controller is the heart of every control system in the process industry. Given the proper setup and tuning, the PID has proven to have the capability and flexibility needed to meet nearly all of industry?s basic control requirements. However, the information to support the best use of these features has fallen... more...

  • Product-Service Modes of Workingby Adrian Wilkinson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    For many years, those in the operations management community have debated the boundaries between manufacturing and service, recognising that the distinctions between them are becoming increasingly blurred. In business, this blurring is becoming more pronounced, especially with the emergence of new forms of contracting, often enabled by developments... more...

  • Product-Service Systemsby Rajkumar Roy; Essam Shehab; Ashutosh Tiwari

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    The manufacturing industry is enhancing its offerings in the form of product-service systems (PSS) to generate more revenue through better satisfying and exceeding customer expectations. Use of new technology, better understanding of social systems and advanced management techniques are working together to enable a shift towards the servitization of... more...

  • Radio Frequency Identification (RFiD)by Lou E. Pelton

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    RFiD tags are being widely used in industrial applications such as tracking machinery and parts inventory, tractor-trailers in yards and shipping/air cargo containers as they move from facility to facility across towns and countries. More and more hospitals are seeing better asset utilization through increased visibility of critical medical devices.... more...

  • A Russian Perspective on the Internationalisation of Manufacturing Technologyby Anna Trifilova

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    The genuine globalisation of technology and R&D has yet to be widely implemented and integrated into manufacturing technology. This is evidenced by the Russian experience which is reported upon in this e-book. The aim of this e-book is to provide a glimpse from inside Russia of the way in which the types of global networks which have previously been... more...

  • Papers from EurOMA 2008; Tradition and Innovation in Operations Managementby Dirk Pieter van Donk

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 199.00

    This e-book comprises of papers from The 15th Annual International Conference of the European Operations Management Association which took place in Groningen, The Netherlands in June 2008 with the theme “Tradition and Innovation in Operations Management: connecting Past and Future”. This theme reflected the many challenges and new applications... more...

  • Papers from EurOMA 2009by Patrik Jonsson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00

    This e-book contains extended and double-blind peer reviewed versions of six papers presented at the 16th International Annual EurOMA Conference, 2009. The papers included in this e-book illustrate both the growing scope of the empirical domain and give examples of knowledge that can be of high importance in manufacturing firms but sometimes better... more...