Essays about: "inventory system thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 135 essays containing the words inventory system thesis.

  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 currentglobal competitive markets that drives many companies to explore,especially in inventory management. Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) asan SCM method enables all participants in the supply chain to achieve rapiddevelopment and obtained huge benefits. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stochastic Inventory Management

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för matematik (MA)

    Author : Ardit Mehmeti; [2021]
    Keywords : Applied Mathematics; Inventory Management;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis is about a stochastic inventory theory and how changes in different parameters affect the cost system. The inventory is based on a stochastic version of an economic quantity order (EOQ) model with planned shortages. READ MORE

  3. 3. Streamlining the Ordering Process: A Case Study of Alfa Laval

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Sebastian Åsberg; Gustav Sjöblom; [2021]
    Keywords : Ordering Process; Item Classification; Inventory Management; Alfa Laval; JEEVES; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background One of Alfa Laval’s factories in Lund, LA, has noticed that up to 50% of all order proposals suggested by their ERP system JEEVES is considered to be irrelevant and are subsequently disregarded by the purchasers. Consequently, many purchasers disregard the parameters in JEEVES that control what proposals get suggested and instead order on “gut-feeling” and personal experience. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deligate’s role and impact in the food system : a case study of a Swedish company’s multifaceted approach to tackle avoidable food waste in the retail sector

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Chelsea Hoegberg; Amanda Olsson; [2021]
    Keywords : circularity broker; consumer behavior; consumer engagement; food system; food waste; price reduction; retail sector;

    Abstract : Food waste is occurring at all stages of the food supply chain and leading to environmental, economic, and social costs and injustices. While some actors are responsible for greater degrees of waste, every actor is being called upon to take action. READ MORE

  5. 5. Causes of the bullwhip effect : A study of the bullwhip effect in the Volvo Group Service Market Logistics’ supply chain

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling

    Author : Klara Dahlin; Oscar Säfström; [2021]
    Keywords : logistics; aftermarket; spare part logistics; supply chain; logistics management; bullwhip effect; the bullwhip effect; bullwhip; service market logistics; inventory; orders; demand; amplification; upstream; Forrester effect; root causes; information transparency; logistics and supply chain management; root causes of the bullwhip effect; eliminate the bullwhip effect; reduce the bullwhip effect; eliminate; reduce; logistik; bullwhip-effekten; bullwhipeffekten; Forrestereffekten; bullwhip; försörjningskedja; logistik och supply chain management; eftermarknad; reservdelar; informationsdelning; rotorsaker; bullwhipeffektens rotorsaker; eliminera bullwhipeffekten; reducera bullwhipeffekten; reducera; eliminera; bullwhip effekten;

    Abstract : The bullwhip effect is defined as an upstream amplification of demand variability and has received interest within multinational companies for decades. As early as in the 1950’s, Forrester (1958) discussed what is today known as the bullwhip effect, which has a negative impact on the customer service, costs, and inventory investment in a supply chain (Lee et al. READ MORE