A Study of Tea Plantation Operational Aspects in Relation to Operational Workforce

A Study of Tea Plantation Operational Aspects in Relation to Operational Workforce  The  following  is  a  dissertation  by  Niranjan  Wickremasinghe  which  he  submitted  in  January  2008  as  a  project  report  in  partial  fulfillment  of  the  requirements  for  his  Master  of  Business  Administration  degree  from  Sikkim  Manipal  University  in  India.  Niranjan  had  a  brief  tea  planting  career  from  1993  to  1998 … Read moreA Study of Tea Plantation Operational Aspects in Relation to Operational Workforce

Customer Tailored Logistics

 The purpose and main problem of this thesis is to describe the supply chain, in a system with great distances between production and sales units, and explain how to solve logistics problems and increase sales by focusing on the customers’ needs.  Customers in Southeast Asia and Australia are annoyed with the construction equipment industry. Volvo CE is in an unfavourable… Read moreCustomer Tailored Logistics

Investigation of the ways to improvethe performance of a plant

 Investigation of the ways to improvethe performance of a plant   Contents 1. Introduction 1.1 Background 1.2 Problem discussion 1.3 Presentation of problem 1.4 Problem formulation 1.5 Purpose 1.6 Relevance 1.7 Limitations 1.8 Timeframe 2. Research methodology 2.1 Positivism and Hermeneutics 2.2 Qualitative and Quantitative methods 2.3 Data collection technique 2.4 Induction and deduction 2.5 Research strategies 2.5.1 Experiment 2.5.2… Read moreInvestigation of the ways to improvethe performance of a plant

Strategic Management Project on FedEx Corporation

  FedEx Corporation ;Strategic Management Project TABLE OF CONTENTS   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY   ……………………………………………………………… 3-5 Chapter I: HISTORY             ……………………………………………………………… 6 -9 Chapter II:  EXTERNAL ANALYSIS         ……………………………………………….9-15 A.  Industry Life Cycle B.  Industry Dynamics C.  Porter’s Five Forces D. Global Competition E.  National Context F.  Opportunities and Threats Chapter III: INTERNAL ANALYSIS          ………………………………………………16-23 A.  Competitive Advantage B.  Distinctive Competencies C. … Read moreStrategic Management Project on FedEx Corporation

Modeling the Logistics of FedEx International Express

The FedEx international express network ships 11.5 million pounds of packages per daythrough 15 international hub airports and local airports from which packages are localcollected and distributed. FedEx shipment data and estimation methods based on logistitheory provide for the development of a logistic cost function. To determine the lowest cost operating strategy for FedEx international express, logistic costs are estimated… Read moreModeling the Logistics of FedEx International Express

Report on logistic

Logistics is concerned with getting the products and services where they are needed when they are desired. It is difficult to accomplish any marketing or manufacturing without logistical support. It involves the integration of information, transportation, inventory, warehousing, material handling, and packaging.   The operating responsibility of logistics is the geographical repositioning of raw materials, work in process, and finished… Read moreReport on logistic

Integration Flow Management

Integration Flow Management (IFM): Applying lean principles to complex airport logistics projects Our research has two primary goals. The first one is to investigate to what extent the concepts of lean production are applicable to complex Siemens Airport Logistics (SAL) projects.  With the example of Toyota we know, lean principles are very effective in a manufacturing environment. However, the SAL… Read moreIntegration Flow Management