Essays about: "Ikea capacity planning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Ikea capacity planning.

  1. 1. Improve and Secure the Supplier Capacity Process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Toste Elinder; Carl-Fredrik Lie; [2012]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to implement the One Supplier Capacity Process, a standardized method of working with capacities within IKEA. In order to do this the current way of working with capacities is investigated prior to the actual implementation of the process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Supplier Capacity at IKEA – Capacity planning from an outside-in perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Johanna Viklund; Johanna Larsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Capacity Planning; Supplier Capacity; Process implementation; Process evaluation; Kapacitetsplanering; Leverantörskapacitet; Process implementering; Process utvärdering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background:IKEA has, during a long time, experienced problems with incorrect capacities registered in their system. There is no standardized way of working with registering and updating the information regarding capacity today. Therefore, the information regarding the suppliers’ capacities does not reflect the reality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Goodbye to Inbound and Outbound waste : A case study at IKEA’s Distribution Centre,

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU; Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU

    Author : Jonathan Kölemo; Simon Jensen; [2012]
    Keywords : Lean; VSM; CSM; Waste reduction;

    Abstract : Authors        Jonathan Kölemo (890303) and Simon Jensen (870212)                         Title              Goodbye to Inbound and Outbound waste - A case study at IKEA’s Distribution                      Centre, Älmhult   Background The DC in Älmhult is working in two administrative teams; Inbound and Outbound. The relationship between and inside the Inbound and Outbound teams are complex and unclear. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improve and secure the Supplier Capacity Process for

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Martin Grönlund; Lena Sandberg; [2012]
    Keywords : Capacity Planning; ONE Supplier Capacity Process; Process Implementation; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : To guarantee that the products in the IKEA catalogue are available when requested, IKEA needs to plan and secure capacity. IKEA has developed a process called ONE Supplier Capacity Process to solve supplier capacity issues in a more proactive way. The thesis is focused on suppliers’ in the category Frames and Mirrors with frames in Greater China. READ MORE

  5. 5. A conversion from sales in money into volume in cubic meter A prerequisite to Mid Term Capacity Planning within the IKEA sub process Plan & Secure Capacity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Hampus Flink Elmfors; Sofie Josefsson; [2011]
    Keywords : Prerequisite to capacity planning; Capacity planning; Top-down; IKEA; Conversion factor; Money per cubic meter.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The purpose of the project is to recommend one common way of how to calculate a conversion factor that should be used to convert sales into the corresponding volume in cubic meter. The conversion factor is a forecasted average value per cubic meter of an IKEA product and could be seen as a model of the future. READ MORE