Essays about: "thesis just-in-time"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 32 essays containing the words thesis just-in-time.

  1. 21. The melting Himalayas : examples of water harvesting techniques

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Emma Johansson; [2012]
    Keywords : water harvesting; glacier; climate change; Himalaya; artificial icings; klimatförändringar; glaciär; glacier grafting; konstgjord svallis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Himalayan glaciers are both growing and shrinking as a response to global climate change. The major trend is a loss of ice sheets, especially among the smaller glaciers. As glaciers retreat there is a change in hydrology and seasonal water availability both upstream and downstream of the river basins. READ MORE

  2. 22. Can lean be mean? : A study of negative consequences of lean in supply chains

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management

    Author : Emma Johansson; [2010]
    Keywords : Lean; Supply chain; Lean supply chain; Supply chain management;

    Abstract : Today's world is characterized by volatility and uncertainty. Cooperation is needed to survive in this harsh business climate. Cooperation in supply chains are practiced and well known but in today's tough and volatile environment it is simply not enough. READ MORE

  3. 23. Optimisation of a pillow production line applying Lean principles 

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : William Fookes; [2010]
    Keywords : lead-time; Value Stream Map; supermarket pull system; FIFO lane; waste; throughput time; delivery; bottleneck; schedule; inventory; Lean philosophy.;

    Abstract : Manufacturing companies throughout the world are interested in reducing the time between a customer placing an order and them receiving the payment for that order. This premise is something that is a central characteristic for the Lean philosophy, and is one of the reasons to apply it. READ MORE

  4. 24. Improving Customer Service through Just-in-Time Distribution : Fitting into the customer’s service offer in case of ELECTROLUX LAUNDRY SYSTEMS

    University essay from Högskolan i Kalmar/Handelshögskolan BBS; Högskolan i Kalmar/Handelshögskolan BBS

    Author : Кatsiaryna Kazak; Yee Choi Wing; [2009]
    Keywords : Electrolux Laundry Systems; Just-in-time distribution; Relationship marketing; Dynamic capabilities; Competitive advantage;

    Abstract : The international environment today has been undergoing unprecedented change and many companies are seeking new ways to stand out from the competition by sustaining their competitive advantage. Internationalization and firms’ consolidation increase competition in the dynamic marketplace . READ MORE

  5. 25. Kombinering av EOQ och JIT – ett framgångsrecept? : En fallstudie av materialstyrningsmetoder och dess effekter vid ett tillväxtföretag

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Ekonomihögskolan, EHV; Växjö universitet/Ekonomihögskolan, EHV; Växjö universitet/Ekonomihögskolan, EHV

    Author : John Frii; Jesper Eklund; Daniel Agnesson; [2008]
    Keywords : EOQ; JIT; Materialstyrning;

    Abstract : Background: For many organizations, the transition from being a small business to a growing company demands great changes in the internal administration and processes. One area which often is neglected during this phase of rapid expansion is the processes for handling the planning and purchasing of components. READ MORE