Unit 4 – Planning
Prepare a 1000-word minimum paper (excluding title page and references), that addresses the following:
Assess the advantages of using an Material Resource Planning (MRP) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) in aggregate planning. In doing so, be sure to thoroughly describe both the MRP and ERP systems, and examine their advantages, drawbacks, potential costs, and potential contributions to operational and overall organizational effectiveness. Develop a defense of the strategic importance of an MRP and ERP.