Essays about: "purpose of inventory"

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  1. 1. Same Day Parts Availability with a D2D Setup: A Case Study of Volvo Group Authors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Steffi Rose Jose; Anna Ulriksson; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : Availability; Service level; General model; Grouping dealers; Scenarios; Inventory pooling; Transport solutions; Dealer process; Order process; D2D;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Management of Obsolete Products A case study of a Swedish wholesaler focusing on product disposition alternatives

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Joacim Benjaminsson; Erik Johansson; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : Product obsolescence; Inventory management; Lean; Electronics and HWS wholesale; Product disposition alternatives; Reverse logistics;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving a plant’s operations by applying lean manufacturing on the material flow and layout design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anton Sjöberg; Anton Kamne; [2016]
    Keywords : Lean manufacturing; Toyota Production System; Value stream mapping; Product family matrix; Lean layout design and Material flow; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Toyota Motor Company förändrade världen med sitt produktionssystem. Genom att ta bort aktiviteter som inte adderade värde till produkten, kunde företaget bli agilt med korta ledtider till kunden och till en låg produktionskostnad. READ MORE

  4. 4. A case study on how an e-tailer can use a multiple criteria ABC analysis to identify risk in the selection of suppliers

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Joel Strand; Louise Strandänger; [2016]
    Keywords : E-commerce; E-tailer; richness; reach; transaction cost; ABC analysis; multiple criteria ABC; MCABC; inventory turnover ratio; supplier selection; purchasing;

    Abstract : Purpose– The purpose of this master thesis is to explore how an e-tailer selling bulky items can use a multiple criteria ABC analysis to make its purchasing process more effective, while balancing richness and reach, with the performance measurements of profitability, total asset turnover and inventory turnover. The purpose will be accomplished through a single case study on an e-tailer active on the Swedish furniture and home furnishing market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Shedding Light Upon Logistics Manager Everyday Work Practices - A Practice Theory Perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Arbab Shahbaz Khan Kasi; [2016]
    Keywords : management work; Practice theory; logistics manager; work practices; zooming in and out.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to contribute to logistics research arena in management practices using qualitative methods. Because previous research paradigm has been dominated by quantitative methods, where managerial work practices have been neglected or understated. READ MORE