Essays about: "vendor managed inventory"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 19 essays containing the words vendor managed inventory.

  1. 11. Towards an Integrated Supply Chain trough Vendor-Managed Inventory : A case study of the spare parts distribution at an international manufacturing company

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Maria Danielsson; Sofia Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Vendor-Managed Inventory; supply chain integration; supply chain performance; supply chain collaboration and coordination; information sharing; collaborative planning forecasting and replenishment; spare parts distribution; international manufacturing companies;

    Abstract : During the last decade, research related to Supply Chain Management has got a great deal of attention. The focus has especially circulated around supply chain integration and centralisation due to the increasingly competitive global market. READ MORE

  2. 12. Adjusting VMI settings for overlapping successive models, with stock-dependent demand and cannibalization: A case study in consumer electronics retailing in Germany

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Yann Roussel; [2012]
    Keywords : Vendor Managed Inventory VMI ; Cannibalization; Stock-dependent demand; Consumer electronics industry; Retailing;

    Abstract : This thesis develops a method to optimize the inventory-related performance of a VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) in retailing environments, for two successive products with overlapping lifecycles, under stock-dependent demand. The study refers to existing research in different fields, such as inventory policies and VMIs, retailing of substitutable products, stock-dependent demands and product lifecycle management. READ MORE

  3. 13. Vendor Managed Inventory in the Swedish Construction Industry

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Dawei Yu; [2010]
    Keywords : Vendor Managed Inventory VMI ; Benefits and Drawbacks of VMI; Logistics and Supply Chain Management in the Construction Industry; VMI Implementation in the Construction Industry;

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  4. 14. From process selection to supplier selection : a case study about an accessory purchasing department exploring JIT and/or VMI process collaboration with their suppliers.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Mette Eisensö; Liselott Dahl; [2007]
    Keywords : Just-in-time JIT ; ; Vendor Managed Inventory VMI ; ; supplier selection; ; Supply Chain Management;

    Abstract : For many retailers, manufacturers, and wholesalers, inventory is their single largest investments of corporate assets. Problems such as stock-outs and bullwhip effect due to sales fluctuation and poor visibility are normal for manufactures. READ MORE

  5. 15. Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) - An analysis of how Microsoft could implement VMI functionality in the ERP system Microsoft Dynamics AX.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Peter Gurenius; Johanna Wicander; [2007]
    Keywords : VMI; ERP; Microsoft Dynamics AX; supply chain collaboration; information sharing; Technological sciences; Teknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: ?Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) ? An analysis of how Microsoft could implement VMI functionality in the ERP system Microsoft Dynamics AX.? Authors: Peter Gurenius Johanna Wicander Supervisors: Ola Johansson, Department of Packaging Logistics, Lund University Per Lykke Lynnerup, Microsoft Development Center, Copenhagen Background issues: VMI is being increasingly implemented in companies and therefore Microsoft wants to have this functionality in the ERP system Microsoft Dynamics AX. READ MORE