Essays about: "Excess inventory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words Excess inventory.

  1. 1. Circularity in ICT Supply Chain Management : Assessing material efficiency in inventory management for circularity at Ericsson

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Tove Karlsson; Lovisa Torfgård; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Sustainability; ICT products; Rework; Reuse; Modularization; Excess inventory; Barriers to improved inventory management;

    Abstract : In the currently dominating linear economy, there is a strong focus on the forward supply of products, where products and materials are being replaced and wasted at an increasing pace. In addition to this, there are products not even reaching customers, being scrapped as a result of them being excess in inventories. READ MORE

  2. 2. Preventive actions to eliminate supply chain losses in Kraft Heinz Company

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Maria Gkiolia; [2019]
    Keywords : Supply chain; Supply chain losses; Preventive actions; MOQ Flexibility; Process standardization; excess production; FMCG company; Försörjningskedja; Förluster i leveranskedjor; Förebyggande åtgärder; MOQ flexibilitet; processtandardisering; Överproduktion; FMCG-företag;

    Abstract : The purpose of the presented project is to eliminate the supply chain losses in Kraft Heinz Company through preventive actions. The two points that the current thesis will focus on are the prevention of excess production and the elimination of MOQ (Minimum Order Quantity) issues that contribute to supply chain losses. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Inventory Management Decision Model for Managing Misplaced Spare Parts at Mycronic

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Tobias Junerfält; Carl Hellberg Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There are currently many spare parts in the Mycronic global supply chain which are wrongly stored in various local warehouses, even though the Mycronic stocking policy indicates they should be stored elsewhere. This results in increased inventory carrying costs and decreased inventory turnover ratio. READ MORE

  4. 4. Packaging Demand Forecasting in Logistics using Deep Neural Networks

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    Author : Yashwanth Bachu; [2019]
    Keywords : Deep Learning; Forecasting; Logistics;

    Abstract : Background: Logistics have a vital role in supply chain management and those logistics operations are dependent on the availability of packaging material for packing goods and material to be shipped. Forecasting packaging material demand for a long period of time will help organization planning to meet the demand. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identifying factors that cause inventory build-ups and how to solve it

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Anders Eriksson; Anes Music; [2019]
    Keywords : Lean; KANBAN; Internal logistics; FIFO; Inventory build-ups; standardized work;

    Abstract : Companies have put much focus on production systems to generate and maintain competitiveness which has contributed in less focus to logistics. The material flow is the process after the main processes and has therefore been regarded as “unimportant”. READ MORE