ValueChainAnalysis-99Speedmart - 1c Value Chain Analysis of 99 Speedmart Primary Activities Inbound logistic The 99 Speedmart has applied the Lean

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1c) Value Chain Analysis of 99 Speedmart Primary Activities Inbound logistic The 99 Speedmart has applied the Lean Supply Chain Management system in warehousing which eliminates waste of resources and non-value added activities. A lean supply chain management will minimize the inventory cost and size lot and increase the productivity of the warehouse. 99 Speedmart also uses the “Just In Time” Inventory system to utilize space and reduce inventory holdings to increase flexibility in the distribution centers. The company always focuses on the reduction of unnecessary inventory for a better arrangement of goods in the distribution centers with more than 1,000,000 square feet. Operations Currently, 99 Speedmart has practiced the Radio-frequency Barcode system in their inventory control. This technology is outmoded and error-prone (Class, 2019). Since this system takes more time to be more consistent with the barcode reader and also may cause damage inventory integrity, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system is highly recommended to solve the problem above. An RFID reader can easily sense the movement of goods in the entire 99 Speedmart distribution centers. Therefore, 99 Speedmart can get better inventory control and save time for the warehousing process. Outbound logistics Furthermore, 99 Speedmart has used Advance Logistic System in delivery of goods (Tee et al., 2018).The organization has more than 250 truck and lorries for transportation and delivery of goods since it mainly provides daily necessities products to the market. The delivery speed has a large impact on consumer’s satisfaction and needs. They can maximize the space of the truck by storing the best mix of products so there won’t be any waste of space. The organization also able to reduce transportation costs by loading a suitable quantity of goods without delaying sending the goods.

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