Essays about: "IKEA process mapping"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words IKEA process mapping.

  1. 1. Time-based process mapping based on a case study of IKEA’s appliances’ transit

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : RongHao Zhan; [2016]
    Keywords : Time-based process mapping; VSM;

    Abstract : This research will focus on how applied the Time-based process mapping applied into the practical case. By comparing the difference between traditional process mapping tools and Time-based process map(TBPM), this research find out which kind of company and situation is suitable for TBPM and the reasons why the TBPM is suitable for this situation. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Strategic Framework for Improving Inventory Management Decisions at IKEA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Ida Ellesson; Viktor Hultin; [2016]
    Keywords : inventory management; inventory planning; supply chain management; organization; inventory strategy; consumer goods; seasonal demand; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background IKEA has realized the potential benefits of improving inventory management on a strategic level. For IKEA as a market leader in the home furnishing business, an efficient supply chain and proper management of inventory is of crucial importance in order to support their business idea of offering lowpriced products to the many people. READ MORE

  3. 3. Working process for Supplier Market Analysis, in line with IKEA's New Business approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Sandra Carlson; Elin Liljekvist; [2015]
    Keywords : supplier mapping; supply market study; supplier market analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The world is continuously changing. Today many companies work hard to keep up with the surrounding world to stay competitive. To work with finding new business opportunities has become of higher importance than ever. IKEA is a global company facing a tremendous growth to reach their goal for 2020. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mapping and analysis of a distribution process in a make-to-order supply chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Björn Andersson; Tobias Brink; [2013]
    Keywords : Supply chain; process mapping; Value Stream Mapping; Swimlane flowchart; process analysis; process improvement; make-to-order; distribution; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: Supply chains become more and more complex. Mapping can be a good way to understand a company’s supply chain and its processes. IKEA’s Direct Delivery Customer (DDC) process has a rather unique characteristic at IKEA. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performance Measurement in a Process Oriented Organization – a study of IKEA Supplying Process, and its core process Plan & Secure Supply

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Anna Dahlberg Hildén; Anna Wittrup; [2010]
    Keywords : Business Process Management BPM ; Process orientation; performance measurement; strategy; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose is to map current measures in the main process Supplying and to select those that can be used to support the core process Plan & Secure Supply. Further, recommendations of new suitable measures for Plan & Secure Supply shall be given. READ MORE