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. 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

  4. 4. 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 : Practice theory; management work; 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

  5. 5. A framework for implementing the VMI model in an MRO partnership

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Abdulrahman Altabba; Lina Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Sustainable Logistics; MRO Maintenance; Repair; and Operations ; Vendor Managed Inventory; Electronic Data Interchange; VMI; EDI; Logistics Management;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate the feasibility of implementing the Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) model in an MRO (maintenance, repair, and operations) partnership, and highlight its potential economic, environmental, and organizational benefits, as well as limitations.Approach - First, a comprehensive literature review was conducted on fields relevant to VMI. READ MORE