Managing the supply chain to meet customer need - Warbutons
It is easy to take for granted everyday fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) such as bread.
When consumers go to a corner shop or the supermarket, they simply expect these products to
MAQ Corporation, a major producer of consumer electronics equipment, is currently
faced with a rapidly growing product line and its associated inventory problems. MAQs
president, Mary Semerod, has decided to ini
MAQ Corporation case exercise continued:
Impressed with your initial analysis Ms. Semerod has now tasked your consulting firm to
look into improving the management of their work in progress (WIP) inventory and of the
procurement from their suppliers. MAQs
Logistics professional English notes
First two: professional Reading
Section 1: What is Logistics Management?
Chapter 9: Inventory management
- Inventory is an asset on the balance sheet and a variable expense on the income
- Inventories also have an impact on return on investment (ROI) for the firm as
well as the organization.
- Plays a d
Chapter 14: Operation - Production
1. Production challenges
- Intensified competition
- More demanding customers
- Relentless pressure for efficiency as well as adaptability.
- Competitive pressures for many established manufacturers and service