Strategic Supply Chain Management

In the end, business strategy (Which must adapt to changing customer preferences and nominative environments etc. And supply chain strategy must match and support each other. The article presents a survey that the authors did where they asked a large number (259) of manufacturing firms two questions: What major improvements or changes were implemented for the underlying suppl...
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Micro Fridge Case Study Analysis

Micro Fridge: Case Study: 1. Central Issue:a) How to produce?b) For whom to produce?c) If he should go with the Sanyo offer?d) If he should only use distributors to supply his product to the market or go with house accounts?e) How much should be the cost of the micro fridge that could fetch him decent % of profit.2. Objectives to be achieved:a) To be able to introduce the mi...
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Twin Telepathy: Does It Exist?

All twins have a connection with their twin sibling. This connection could simply be blood, the connection that all siblings have, but evidence suggests that there can be a greater connection; twin telepathy. Twin telepathy is when one twin can “assess the thoughts or feelings” of another twin without the other twin giving them any signs (Fierro). Through telepathy a twin can...
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Service Operations Management of Easy Jet Airlines

Managing operations focuses on the efficient and effective execution of business operations with the main objectives of achieving customer satisfaction and optimal use of resources. Operations management is a necessity during service development and delivery since it fosters effective conversion of inputs to outputs in a manner that guarantees quality service delivery. Under ...
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Hero of American Romantisism

Have you ever had someone be so nice and kind that they are like a hero to you? Well this is exactly what Rip from Washington Irving’s “Rip Van Winkle” is like. The characteristics of the American romantic hero are what makes Rip a hero. Rip Van Winkle is a man that lives in a village where everybody likes. Rips wife however can be a little annoying sometimes so when he...
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Mazak Worcester Visit Report

A report is based on my personal visit to a factory of the Mazak company, based in Worcester. The aim of this work is to evaluate processes within the company and to identify whether it is using Fordist practise or not. Mazak is privately owned by a Japanese family named Yamazaki. It is the world largest producer of sophisticated computer numerical control tools (CMC). It ha...
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Oliver Sheldon

Oliver Sheldon started the concept of corporate social responsibility in the 1924. It is an internal company arrangement that dictates the company’s plan in respect to the society. It is a philanthropic principle that the company directors have to initiate through a set of operations for the society’s welfare. This helps the humanity in various ways, educating them, train, an...
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Bonnie Parker, Innocent Until Proven Guilty

The most wanted criminals in the 1930’s were Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow. Many people would not believe that before Bonnie met Clyde she was straight laced and she obeyed the law.After they met Bonnie entered a world of crime.She was a small town girl who was sheltered and had good morals. Clyde had changed Bonnie’s life whether it was for better or for worse. Bonnie Par...
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Bookstore Marketing Plan

The weakest part of Overholt Bookstore’s current marketing plan, besides not having one, is the lack of consist weekly consumer foot traffic. The Bookstore has a surplus of consumer foot traffic at the beginning and at the conclusion of each semester, but remains stagnant in between. DMC’s HACC Bookstore marketing plan will increase this area and rejuvenate the Bookstore to b...
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Critical Analysis of ;A Rose for Emily;

William Faulkner once said, “Given a choice between grief and nothing, I’d choose grief” (Brainyquote). He further explains why he’d do this in “A Rose for Emily”; although the story is not about him, he details the loneliness and selfishness of a poor woman, Miss Emily. Miss Emily is unable to grip the idea of death and suffers great deals of denial. After the death of...
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