Essays about: "inventory system thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 essays containing the words inventory system thesis.

  1. 1. Development of a Simulation Tool to Support the Process of Setting Climate Targets – An Exploratory Study at IKEA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Patrik Sander; Simon Skoog; [2017]
    Keywords : scope 3; value chain; science-based targets; policy evaluation; sustainability; simulation; system dynamics modelling; simulering; hållbarhet; policyutvärdering; värdekedja; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background The world’s governments agreed in 2010 to work towards limiting global warming to a two-degree warming compared to pre-industrial temperatures with the presumption that this would suffice in order to avoid the worst effects of climate change. Meeting this goal would, according to The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, require a reduction of global emissions by 41–72 percent by the year 2050. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving the internal efficiency at IKEA After Sales focusing on the development of a warehouse management system

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Camilla Markén; Emma Hultqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Astro; efficiency; flow; M3; Lean; warehouse management system; Astro; effektivitet; flöde; M3; lagersystem; Lean;

    Abstract : A warehouse management system shall handle warehousing operations with the aim of gaining control over the company's storage capacity and inventory management. It should support functions such as goods receiving, warehousing, order receiving and orderpicking. READ MORE

  3. 3. Enhancement of short-term forecasts : A study of a pharmaceutical distributor

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Niklas Palm; [2017]
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    Abstract : Forecasts are used to predict the uncertain outcome of a variable. These predictions are made to get an understanding of likely future scenarios which allows planning in advance. Forecasts are commonly used in inventory control systems to estimate the future demand. READ MORE

  4. 4. GDPR: Securing Personal Data in Compliance with new EU-Regulations

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Hadi Bitar; Björn Jakobsson; [2017]
    Keywords : GDPR; General Data Protection Regulation; Data Protection; Personal Data; EU; European Union; Encryption; Key Management; Hardware Security Module; HSM; Delphi Study; Compliance;

    Abstract : New privacy regulations bring new challenges to organizations that are handling and processing personal data regarding persons within the EU. These challenges come mainly in the form of policies and procedures but also with some opportunities to use technology often used in other sectors to solve problems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Variables used in a warehouse reallocation decision and an evaluation of an ABC-analysis system - A multiple-case study at a 3PL company

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Erik Asker; Fredrik Claesson; [2017]
    Keywords : Warehouse reallocation; Picking productivity; ABC-analysis; SKU characteristics;

    Abstract : In today's increasingly competitive and globalized market, companies are forced to focus on their core competencies to stay competitive. Within the 3PL market the conditions are no different and 3PLs are forced to optimize their operations to stay competitive. READ MORE