Essays about: "Strategic Sourcing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words Strategic Sourcing.

  1. 1. Creating time, over time - A study of marketing, artificial intelligence, efficiency and value creation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Källström; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Marketing procurement; discourse theory; value creation theory; artificial intelligence; branding;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Cost Engineering Strategies for Industrial Sourcing

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

    Author : Erik Lindved; Jakob Rolén; [2019]
    Keywords : Cost Engineering; Cost Estimation; Procurement; Industrial Sourcing; Manufacturing Industry.; Kostnadsestimeringsteknik; kostnadsestimat; anskaffning; industriellt inköp; tillverkningsindustri.;

    Abstract : The art of estimating and managing costs is commonly referred to as cost engineering which is a vital tool to counteract cost uncertainty. Current research within the area mainly focuses on the cost estimation techniques themselves and the strategic implications have not yet been studied in-depth, nor been set into relation to traditional sourcing strategies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Road to Sustainable Integration : Supported by Strategic Management Accounting and Control Process 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Bahram Biglari; Nael Haidari; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Integration; Strategic Supplier Relationship Management Process; Strategic Customer Relationship Management Process; Strategic Management Accounting and Control Process;

    Abstract : Purpose; this thesis is purposed to investigate Strategic Management Accounting and Control process in supporting Sustainable Integration between Strategic Supplier Relationship Management processes and Strategic Customer Relationship Management processes. Methodology; based on the purpose, the study has conducted a literature review of presenting theories to define Sustainable Integration, Strategic Management Accounting and Control process, Strategic Supplier Relationship Management process, and Strategic Customer Relationship Management process. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Strategic Management Implications of Understanding Fair Trade through Organizational Economics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nilsson; Adam Vulovic; [2019]
    Keywords : Organizational economics theory; Sustainability; Sustainable supply-chain; Fair trade; Strategic management; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to analyze the contractual relationships associated with the fair trade concept by applying organizational economics theory in order to contribute with theoretical and practical strategic management insights. The purpose stems from the underlying research problem concerning a lack of supplementary theoretical perspectives and development informing strategic decision-making in sustainability literature related to supply-chains. READ MORE

  5. 5. How to Integrate Purchasing with the Sales and Operations Planning Process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Matilda Davidsson; Frida Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sales and Operations Planning, S&OP, is a cross-functional, collaborative business manage- ment process where the goal is to balance demand and supply through an operational plan, aligned with the strategy of the company. Alfa Laval, a Swedish manufacturer founded 1883, has during the last year implemented Sales and Operations Planning at their business unit Gasketed Plate Heat Exchangers. READ MORE