92 Group Financial Statements
96 Notes to the Financial Statements
96 1 Summary of significant ne
In order to minimise the effect of no-shows (passengers who are booked a flight,
but didnt take), and to allow as many passengers as possible to travel on the flight of
their choice. British Airways and most major airlines implement ove
1. In process mapping derived from 'scientific management', an inspection is shown by
which of the following symbols?
2. Drawing processes at a relatively aggregated level is called: High level process mapping
3. A 'long thin' arrangement is considered mo
With reference to relevant examples, discuss the causes and consequences of the
bullwhip effect. What measures take to reduce the effect of the bullwhip effect?
What is bullwhip effect
The bullwhip effect is used to describe how a small disturbance at the
Advantage of Kraljic Matrix
It is easy to understand and is a strong communication tool that could be used to
convince other departments what they should have to do. This is because applying
kraljic to a particular context is a fairly strai
Sustainable supply chain management
11.Organisations are increasingly adopting sustainable supply chain
management initiatives. Examine why organisations are adopting
SSCM practices and what is preventing them. Provide examples where
possible. (100 marks)
What is Littles law?
Application of littles law & Discussion
Benefit and limitation of littles law
Littles Law is a fundamental of queue theory, which defines the relationship between
Work in Progress (WIP), Throughput and Cycle Time.
Face to the long que
7 Organisations are increasingly experiencing supply chain disruptions.
a Evaluate different sources of risk relating to supply chains (50
b Describe and apply prevention strategies for the different
sources of risk (50 marks).
8 The key t
5. You are a purchasing manager. You are considering using the Analytic
Hierarchy Process to help select your suppliers for a new product.
This product is strategically important for your firm.
Outline the process of AHP (30 marks)
3. The Kraljic model is used to help match types of products and sourcing
a. Evaluate how you would source a strategic product compared to a
routine product. (70 marks)
b. What are the main pitfalls of the Kraljic matri
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Annual Report and Accounts 2012
Centrica plc Annual Report and Accounts 2012
INTEGRATED ENERGY IS WHAT WE DO.
It means constantly exploring new ways to
source, procure and generate an affordable
supply of energy.
It means integrating inn
19 February 2015
Weak set of results and DPS cut by 30%
Another weak set of results; dividend cut by 30%
Centrica's FY2014 results highlight ongoing challenging conditions from low
Table of Contents
Introduction (600 -700 words)
1. Original Case (150 words)
2. Description of 4 proposals (100 words)
3. Benefit of using Marginal costing over Absorption costing (200 300 words)
4. Limitations (150 wor
SuperGroup.Plc Annual Report and Financial Statements 2014
The success of the Group is a direct
result of the knowledge, skills, drive,
passion and enthusiasm of its people.
Since its earliest days, the Group has
created and maintained an environment
Developing and managing suppliers
a. Evaluate the various strategies which could be used to
develop suppliers. (70 marks)
b. Outline the supplier development process. (30 marks)