Essays about: "importance of material management"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 69 essays containing the words importance of material management.

  1. 16. Complexity of Supply Chains : A Case Study of Purchasing Activities and Relationships

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Marketing and Logistics; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Marketing and Logistics

    Author : Magnus Hanebrant; Emil Kinderbäck; [2013]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Complexity Purchasing Procurement Relationship Network Management Customer Supplier Supplies Framework Competition Competitive forces K5N Marketing;

    Abstract : Executive SummaryIn the complex world of today with customers as well as suppliers scattered around the world the inevitable outcome is complexity. Going back to the early days of industrialism companies to a large extent owned the whole chain from supplies to sales of the final products. READ MORE

  2. 17. Environmental certification - why do companies seek it? : A comparative case study of ISO 14001 certified companies in Umeå

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Andreas Blackestam; Anton Olofsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Environmental certification; ISO 14001; CSR; corporate social responsibility; legitimacy; legitimacy theory; stakeholders; stakeholder theory;

    Abstract : In modern times environmental matters have increased in importance and are being discussed more frequently, and especially in relation with company activity. One way of complying with modern standards for companies is to work with environmental management systems, and it has become quite normal for companies to certify their environmental management systems to a recognized environmental certification. READ MORE

  3. 18. Minimizing the risk of material shortage and waiting times via an improved order to delivery process : A study conducted within IV Produkt in Växjö

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Alexandra Dagberg; Alexander Thorén; Giovanni Tozzi; Kalin Velichkov; [2013]
    Keywords : Order to delivery process; Inventory management; Lean and Six Sigma principles; Kanban;

    Abstract : ~ 3 ~ Abstract Master Program in Business process and Supply Chain Management Degree Project in Logistics 15 hp, Course 4FE06E Authors: Alexandra Dagberg, Alexander Thorén, Giovanni Tozzi, Kalin Velichkov Tutor: Roger Stokkedal Examiner: Helena Forslund Title: “Minimizing the risk of material shortage and waiting times via an improved order to delivery process – A study conducted within IV Produkt in Växjö” Background: Inventory Management activities have gained a relevant importance over the time in reducing uncertainties at both upstream as well as downstream levels of the supply chain, allowing a smooth material flow between chain members while responsively meeting customer demand. Control activities over the inventory represent a challenged and controversial aspect for most of today’s companies, including IV Produkt. READ MORE

  4. 19. Understanding neighbourhood change : a study of the street in Vancouver Downtown Eastside

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Lisa Markström; [2013]
    Keywords : Globalization; gentrification; public space; sidewalk; Downtown Eastside; urban planning; neighborhood change;

    Abstract : This thesis explores what effects gentrification can have on the urban environment, and how neighbourhood change is connected to and affected by global trends and local planning strategies. The analysis draws upon an empirical study carried out in a gentrifying area in Vancouver, the Downtown Eastside, which has Canada’s largest community of concentrated urban poor. READ MORE

  5. 20. Principer och riktlinjer för attraktivare tågpendling : analys av Stationssamhället Vinslöv

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Linnéa Björk; [2013]
    Keywords : Vinslöv; public space; centre; green path; meeting point; public transport; railway; human scale; analysis; Gehl;

    Abstract : Arbetet handlar om stationssamhället Vinslöv som står inför en förändring. Förändringen innebär att det kommer ske en försämring av kollektivtrafikens utbud. I dagsläget erbjuds både buss- och tågtrafik, men inom en snar framtid kommer tåget att utgöra enda möjligheten. READ MORE