Essays about: "production management in furniture company"

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  1. 1. An Exploratory Study of Sourcing Options for Alternative Materials to Leather - A Case Study at IKEA of Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Akashdeep Maheshwari; David Marriaga Diaz; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Sustainability; Leather; Coated fabrics; Leather alternatives; Circular supply chain; Sustainable supply chain management; Purchasing strategic management; Supplier selection; LCA.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: An exploratory study of sourcing options for alternative materials to leather. Authors: Akashdeep Maheshwari and David Marriaga Diaz – Master Students in Logistics & Supply Chain Management. Division of Engineering Logistics. Lunds Tekniska Högskola (LTH), Lund University. READ MORE

  2. 2. Control and Reduction of Deviations in Production Processes : An Intelligent Quality Management approach

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Sven Patrick Gerlich; Max Gottschalk; [2019]
    Keywords : Intelligent Quality Management; Deviations; Quality Management; Production Processes; Industry 4.0;

    Abstract : Companies situated in the manufacturing industry are facing many challenges.  In order to stay competitive and to be able to meet customer needs the product and process quality must be ensured through efficient Quality Management (QM) activities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainability Strategies in IKEA with the focus on Production and Suppliers

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

    Author : Lilia Yang; Nanxiang Shao; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Sustainability Supply Chain Management; Global Companies; Annual Reports; Strategies; Energy Efficiency; CO2 emissions; Waste; Environment;

    Abstract : “Waste of resources is a mortal sin at IKEA.” – Ingvar Kamprad IKEA, as one of the biggest furniture companies in the world (Alänge, 2015), makes it interesting to have a look into their practices to gain a deeper insight by looking at how they work on a more sustainable and environmental friendlier world. READ MORE

  4. 4. Change a Way Forward: An interpretative and qualitative study examining an organizational change initiative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lena Ytterberg; Susanna Hallner; [2013]
    Keywords : IKEA Industry; Organizational Change Management; Cultural change; Sense Making; Symbolic Leadership; Organizational Identification; Zero Defect Culture; Quality; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: Change – A way forward: An interpretative and qualitative study examining an organizational change initiative. Seminar date: May 28th 2013 Course: BUSN49 - Degree Project in Managing People, Knowledge and Change - Master Level Authors: Lena Ytterberg, Susanna Hallner Advisors: Stefan Sveningsson Department of Business Administration Lund University School of Economics and Management, Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Application of Lean Focus onManufacturing Process : A Case Study of an American Furniture Company

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management

    Author : QIAN ZHAO; BOWEN ZHOU; [2010]
    Keywords : Lean manufacturing; Value stream mapping; Wastes;

    Abstract : Introduction: To improvement the target company’s manufacturing process by applyinglean principles, including using and analyzing the internal value stream mapping. Asmore and more companies have paid attention to implement lean thinking in theirmanufacturing process, the value stream mapping played an important role for manycompanies to make a transition from their traditional production systems to lean systems. READ MORE