Essays about: "importance of material management"

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  1. 6. 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

  2. 7. 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

  3. 8. 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

  4. 9. 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

  5. 10. 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