Essays about: "Inventory improvement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 93 essays containing the words Inventory improvement.

  1. 1. Factors influencing effective safety stock dimensioning in inventory management - A case study within the automotive industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ikram Saady; Melisa Petkovska; [2023-07-03]
    Keywords : Safety stock; Inventory management; Safety stock uncertainties; Safety stock level challenges; Safety stock level factors;

    Abstract : Poor inventory management affects many companies today which has a negative impact on both company profits and the level of customer service provided. A critical aspect of inventory management involves maintaining a balance between safety stock levels and customer service level. READ MORE

  2. 2. Life Cycle Assessment as a decision-making tool within vaccine manufacturing – Potential and Limitations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Simon Deklerck; [2023]
    Keywords : Decision-making; energy intensive industries; Life Cycle Assessment; Life Cycle Inventory; pharmaceutical; Product Footprint Calculator; value chain; vaccine manufacturing;

    Abstract : Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a widely used method for evaluating the environmental impacts of a product throughout its entire life cycle. As a decision-making tool, LCA allows decision-makers to identify the environmental hotspots in a product or process, and to explore opportunities for improvement. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improvement and Standardization of Forklift Remanufacturing : Action Research on Toyota Material Handling Sweden forklift remanufacturing

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Mattias Dang Vu; Sabah Arouk; [2023]
    Keywords : Remanufacturing; Inspection; Process flow; Cost estimation; Decision-making; Återtillverkning; Inspection; Processflöde; Kostnadsuppskattning; beslutsfattande;

    Abstract : The current production field operates on linear resource flows, characterized by known supply and consistent manufacturing materials. In contrast, a remanufacturing system experiences variable process flows for each produced unit, even though the end product remains the same. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Management: Increasing Performance and Coordination in a Sales & Operations Planning Context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Jacob Knutsson; Theodor Jener; [2023]
    Keywords : S OP; Strategy; Inventory; Operations; Strategic alignment; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Alfa Laval’s business unit Gasketed Plate Heat Exchanger uses Sales and Operations Planning to balance supply with demand to ensure profitable growth. Currently, the business unit is experiencing inefficiencies as they fail to execute the plans from Sales and Operations Planning. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life cycle assessment of a camera system : A case study at Veoneer

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

    Author : Ahamed Wazeem; Dharshan Siddarth Mohan; [2023]
    Keywords : life cycle assessment LCA ; FLC2; mono camera system; environmental impact; impact categories.; livscyeklanalys LCA ; FLC2; monokamerasystem; miljöpåverkan; effektkategorier.;

    Abstract : With the growing number of cameras installed in automobiles for a safe driving experience, their environmental impact is relatively unknown and inevitably, the need to calculate its life cycle impact arises. Therefore, this study aims to conduct an attributional life cycle assessment (LCA) to determine the environmental impact of a mono camera system namely the Forward-Looking Camera -2 (FLC2) used in automobiles. READ MORE