Essays about: "Vendor-Managed Inventory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words Vendor-Managed Inventory.

  1. 1. Digital Transformation: Smart Supply Chains with Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) - A Case Study for a medium sized Swedish healthcare company in VMI implementation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Xiaoxi Hu; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : VMI; Supply Chain; VMI Implementation; VMI risk; Risk Management;

    Abstract : Background & Purpose: Supply chain management (SCM) has become a hot topic in the current global competitive markets that drives many companies to explore, especially in inventory management. Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) as an SCM method enables all participants in the supply chain to achieve rapid development and obtained huge benefits. READ MORE

  2. 2. Resilient Supply Chains : A Framework to Position Vendor Managed Inventory Digital Solutions and Enhance Resilience of Supply Chains After Disruptions

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

    Author : DANIEL MEYER; [2020]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Digital Supply Chains; Supply Chain Resilience; Vendor Managed Inventory; Supply Chain Collaboration; Industry 4.0;

    Abstract : We live in an era where markets are more dynamic and the product life cycle is shorter, an era where concepts such as smart manufacturing and mass customization form part of daily life in industries and where consumption rates of products and services are rising. All these result in more dynamic, global, complex and fragile supply chains. READ MORE

  3. 3. A framework for implementing the VMI model in an MRO partnership

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Abdulrahman Altabba; Lina Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Sustainable Logistics; MRO Maintenance; Repair; and Operations ; Vendor Managed Inventory; Electronic Data Interchange; VMI; EDI; Logistics Management;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate the feasibility of implementing the Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) model in an MRO (maintenance, repair, and operations) partnership, and highlight its potential economic, environmental, and organizational benefits, as well as limitations. Approach - First, a comprehensive literature review was conducted on fields relevant to VMI. READ MORE

  4. 4. Risk management in using VMI system : Comparative and explorative study of Chinese and Swedish household appliance companies

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

    Author : Yaru Zhang; Li Tian; [2016]
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    Abstract : Authors: Zhang Yaru & Tian Li Tutor: Petra Andersson Title: Risk management in using VMI system ----- Researching between Chinese and Swedish household appliance companies Background & problem discussion: Due to potential of supply chain management is enormous to improve productivity, customer service and cost reduction, Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) is one of the supply chain management strategies, by improving the effectively of supply chain to get the competitive advantage for companies. In the Swedish and Chinese household appliance companies have a common agreement about using VMI system in order to reduce operating costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimization of soft beverage inventory managementin practice for SMEs : A case study of JN Ltd. In China

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Lingxin Chen; Jiahong Xu; [2015]
    Keywords : Supply chain management SCM ; Inventory management IM ; Retailer- managed inventory RMI ; Vendor-managed inventory VMI ; Collaborative Planning; Forecasting and Replenishment CPFR ; Small-medium enterprise SME ; Beverage industry; China;

    Abstract : Introduction: Nowadays beverage companies must focus on maintaining healthy finishedgoods inventory stocks in order to be able to decrease inventory costs, meet customerrequirements and to obtain competitive advantage. However many beverage SMEdon’t have an accurate planning and forecasting to manufacturing inventories. READ MORE