Essays about: "importance of material management"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 73 essays containing the words importance of material management.

  1. 16. Towards an Integrated Supply Chain trough Vendor-Managed Inventory : A case study of the spare parts distribution at an international manufacturing company

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Maria Danielsson; Sofia Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Vendor-Managed Inventory; supply chain integration; supply chain performance; supply chain collaboration and coordination; information sharing; collaborative planning forecasting and replenishment; spare parts distribution; international manufacturing companies;

    Abstract : During the last decade, research related to Supply Chain Management has got a great deal of attention. The focus has especially circulated around supply chain integration and centralisation due to the increasingly competitive global market. READ MORE

  2. 17. Measuring Iranian Petroleum Downstream Supply Chain Management Performance; : A Combination of Analytical Hierarchy Process and Balance Score Card

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Saba Norouzi; [2013]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Petroleum downstream is a strategic and important industry for any nation. It supplies most of transport and travel needs and provides petrochemical business raw material, which is one of the infrastructure industries. READ MORE

  3. 18. A study of optimizing the Processing time for Building permits : Study Case: Tyresö municipality

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Sara Alizadeh Amirbeigi; [2013]
    Keywords : Building permit –Processing time-Service oriented organization- Communication- Municipality –Total Quality Management-Service guarantee-; Bygglov-Bygglov handläggningstid-kommunikation- Servicegaranti-Kommun-;

    Abstract : There are rules in urban development and the construction industry, which encourages organizations to work according to standards and approved codes. For example: it is required by law for all property owners to apply and obtain a permit in order to carry out an action in construction building. READ MORE

  4. 19. Organisational Culture in Innovative Small to Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) : Leadership’s Responsibilities when Implementing Change as a Result of M&As

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : Sara Rasmussen; [2013]
    Keywords : Organisational Culture; Change Management; M As; Leadership; Communication; Soft Factors;

    Abstract : This study investigates what culturally related responsibilities leaders in innovative SMEs have when preparing employees prior to M&As in order to mitigate drawbacks due to culturally related discrepancies. The findings of this study especially confirm previous studies on culturally related difficulties in change management by emphasising the significant meaning of evaluating soft factors prior to change. READ MORE

  5. 20. 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