Essays about: "purpose of inventory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 307 essays containing the words purpose of inventory.

  1. 1. Coping with deviations in delivery times A case study of a Swedish wholesaler managing the late and early deliveries from suppliers

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Peter Khoshaba; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : purchasing; performance measurement; wholesaling; inventory management; delivery service;

    Abstract : Companies are dealing with excessive amounts of data nowadays which is due to the recentdevelopments in the field of IT. Many systems and tools exists to manage the data and transform it to valuable information, if the data is not correct these systems will not be of any help. READ MORE

  2. 2. Procurement Policy : A Conceptual Design to Optimize Purchasing Policy and Safety Stocks

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : André Andersson; Erik Molin; [2017]
    Keywords : Economic Order Quantity; gamma distributed demand; inventory management; order-to-order; order-to-stock; Reorder point; safety stock; Ekonomisk orderkvantitet; beställningspunkt; gammadistribuerad efterfråga; säkerhetslager; Order-to-order; Order-to-stock; lagerstyrning;

    Abstract : Study question: How can the process for article classification and procurement be improved in a new implementable inventory policy with the objective to reduce inventory costs. Purpose: The purpose of this degree project is to design a procurement policy which helps to minimize the annual capital tied up in inventory. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hamnen möter : ett gestaltningsförslag för Norrtälje hamn designat utifrån designkriterier för regenerativa systemlandskap

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jessica Appelblad; Jannica Lindén; [2017]
    Keywords : regenerativitet; systemlandskap; hållbar stadsutveckling; systemteori; Norrtälje hamn; gestaltningsförslag;

    Abstract : Sverige har ett av de största ekologiska fotavtrycken i världen, per capita (WWF 2016a). En av de främsta faktorerna är expansionen av den globala marknaden (Naturvårdsverket 2016b) som har gjort det möjligt för städer att växa oberoende av dess omland (Granvik 2012, s. 114). READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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