Essays about: "IKEA management control systems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words IKEA management control systems.

  1. 1. Adaption of Management Control Mechanisms for Swedish companies operating in Australia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Bergling; Erica Tranefalk; [2021]
    Keywords : Management Control Systems; Management; Control; Control Mechanisms; Multinational Firm; Sweden; Australia; Expansion;

    Abstract : Successful companies that are founded and established in Sweden are likely to at some point look to expand outside of Sweden. When they do so they will need to adapt the company to the environment and circumstances that are present in the local market they are expanding to. READ MORE

  2. 2. Daylighting and Electric Lighting Integration in the Retail Sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Energi och byggnadsdesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Rafael Campama Pizarro; [2019]
    Keywords : daylighting; electric lighting; lighting controls; integration; human centric lighting; circadian potential; melanopic lux; non-visual effects; energy saving; retail; case study; IEA-SHC; furniture store; shopping experience.; Arts and Architecture; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The retail sector represents 11% of the GDP and employs 15% of the workforce in the European Union. To tackle growth of e-commerce, physical retail stores need to be reviewed; both to decrease operating costs, increase productivity and to make the shopping experience more appealing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Direct Material Safety Stock Standard - A Study at IKEA Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Oskar Strömberg; Oscar Gustavsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Safety stock; safety time; safety stock under MRP; inventory control; Combining safety stock and safety time; decision support framework; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: Direct Material Safety Stock Standard Authors: Oscar Gustavsson, Oskar Strömberg Supervisors: Gustaf Lilja, IKEA Industry Eva Berg, Division of Industrial management and logistics, Lund University Contribution: This thesis has been a complete elaboration between the two authors. Each author has been involved in every part of the process. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. The Role of MCS in Supporting Different Ways of Organizing Ambidexterity - A case study of IKEA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elina Luotola; Tammy Reile; [2017]
    Keywords : Innovation; Ambidexterity; Management control systems; Exploration and exploitation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this paper was to discover the different ways to organize ambidexterity, and investigate what role MCS plays in the contribution of achieving the balance of organizational ambidexterity. We sought to create a theoretical framework that conceptualizes the relations between MCS and different forms of ambidexterity, based on both previous literature and a case study of IKEA focusing on the organization of ambidexterity and the role of MCS to support it. READ MORE