Logistics Essay Topics

Ford Motor Company and Penske Logistics Case Study

Abstract In this case study I would highlight the importance of Penske Logistics to Ford Motor Company, one of the world’s largest automotive manufacturers. Penske has a good reputation and are highly valuable in the logistics field. They are very famous in using a process that identifies and removes errors efficiently with a set of… View Article

Logistics & Scm

1. Materials Requirement Planning Material Requirements Planning (MRP) is a computer-based production planning and inventorycontrol system. MRP is concerned with both production scheduling and inventory control. It isa material control system that attempts to keep adequate inventory levels to assure that requiredmaterials are available when needed. MRP is applicable in situations of multiple items with… View Article

Profit Leverage Effect of Logistics and Cost Saving Opportunities

Logistics was initially a military term but since the 1960s it has grown and covers various numbers of functional areas such as managing raw materials and inventory, handling of work in progress, storing and delivering of finished goods. It also includes customer service, demand forecasting, plant/warehouse site selection, traffic and transportation. Since it has an… View Article

The Event Planning

II. INTRODUCTION Event planning is the process of planning a festival, ceremony, competition, party, concert, or convention. Event planning includes budgeting, establishing dates and alternate dates, selecting and reserving the event site, acquiring permits, and coordinating transportation and parking. Event planning also includes some or all of the following, depending on the event: developing a… View Article

Tui Mod 6 Self Reflective Paper

As I reflect back on the last two months I start to think of what I have learned while in OPM300, Introduction to Operations Management. In this essay I will discuss the following topics, what I learned the most in this class, something’s that I didn’t really catch on to and how I can improve…. View Article

Critical Appraisal Report

1. INTRODUTION This report will cover logistics and R&D section from the simulation, where I will be stating theories of logistics, and logistic transportation concepts, and analyzing my understanding for research and development. I will be stating out my decision for logistics and R&D section in the simulation as well, and point out the reasons… View Article

My Career Journey

Describe your career trajectory and significant professional accomplishments to date. I had been working for Changsheng a company producing peanut oil for six years since graduating from college in 1998. I held several different positions in the finance departments. As a result of this mobility, I have been exposed to several different areas of the… View Article

Logistics Dell

Our Dell Global Fulfillment and Logistics (GF&L) organization aims to develop and sustain a global transportation and logistics network that uses the most efficient and effective means for us and our transportation providers to distribute our products to our customers. Our job is to get the right product, to the right place, at the right… View Article

Supply Chain and Logistics in Thailand

Abstract Supply chain and Logistics management has become an emergent strategy for a developing country, like Thailand, in this new economy. Low labour cost – as a competitive advantage factor – is no longer sufficient for surviving under this high pressure and competitive economy. However, at the time that the concept plays a key role… View Article

Easyinternetcafe Cafe

This case report addresses the challenges to implement a new logistic system that if well implemented it can improve operations and can convert easyinternetcafe into a profitable company. EasyInternetCafe (eIC)is a chain of Internet cafes with stores in the UK, the USA, Holland, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and Italy. eIC is part of the Easy… View Article

Logistics & important component

Logistics is an important component of food industry and third party logistics (3PL) has become a common practice in food industry because there are many advantages associated with the use of third party logistics providers in food industry like the services of third party logistics benefited the companies through economies of scale (merits from large… View Article

Wilson Logistics

Objective of the Study To compare the effectiveness of logistics management at Wilson Logistics and to bench mark the organization with respect to the industry. To have a thorough understanding of how logistics and freight industries work Research Problem: The need for the study was to assess the use of e-commerce to support of business… View Article

Why Is International Logistics Important in Today’s Business Practic

Logistics management is that of the supply chain process that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods service, and related information from the point-of origin to the point of consumption in order to meet customers’ requirements. Logistics’ role in economy Logistics play a key role in the economy in two… View Article

Bis Corporation

Prepare a written report with the results organized in tables. Submit your project to me via email by the deadline. In your email should include your written report in pdf format and your Excel implementation. Attach the two documents to your email separately, do not compress the two into an archive file, e.g. zip, rar,… View Article

Week Three Assignments

This week we will study organizational and managerial issues in logistics, factors that play a role in organization’s logistics effectiveness and efficiency, and the ways to enhance effectiveness and efficiency. We will look at organizing logistics within the firm, focusing on organizational structure. Assignment 3.1 – Reading assignments Read the following: Chapter 4: Organizational and… View Article

The Logistics Service Provider(LSP)

Savino Del Bene, a global logistics and forwarding company, provides its customers with a wide range of Multi-mode transportation from overnight air to ocean vessel charter services; help in-house costoms clearance, it also provide for warehousing and distribution requirements, offer advanced logistics solutions which include storage, pick & pack, distribution and more; the IT department… View Article

Emerging Logistics Strategy

The purpose of this paper is to identify and describe the emerging business logistics strategies which have emerged in the market place over the last few decades and will remain dominant well into the better half of twenty first century. Analysis through this work will argue that the two strategic concepts, namely supply chain integration… View Article

Green Logistics

Green Logistics is a sustainable approach to the integration of transportation and the supply chain of an organization. This concept first emerged in the 1990’s when standard logistic infrastructure had a significantly negative impact on the global environment such as air-pollution, noise pollution, climate change, accidents and congestions from freight traffic. The solution to all… View Article

Hostel Information System

Exel has demonstrated their expertise in both the service groups and therefore the company is largest logistics provider both in terms of freight management and contract logistics. Exel plc offers mix of both the service groups in the proportion of 44% for freight management and 53% from contract logistics. The turnover of Exel was 5.1 billion… View Article

Supply Chain & Logistic Solution

Introduction of Organization The Crystal Group is headquartered in Hong Kong and with the acquisition of the former Martin International becomes one of the largest apparel manufacturers in the world. Our customers are the most important visitors to any of our international clothing operations, – they are not dependent on us, we are dependent on… View Article

Recycle Industry Trend to Green Logistics

1. Introduction Nowadays, most people consider the sustainable transport passengers and freight, Logistics is the operation of the center of the modern transportation system, mean a certain level of organization and control freight only modern technology came into being. It has turn into one of the most important developments in the transport sector. Within the… View Article

Darden’s Global Supply Chain

Darden Restaurants, Inc. is an American multi-brand restaurant operator headquartered in Orlando. The firm owns several casual dining restaurant chains: Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, Eddie V’s Prime Seafood, The Capital Grille and Yard House. Until July 28, 2014, Darden also owned Red Lobster. Darden has more than 2,100 restaurant locations and… View Article

Always Logistics Case Study

Always Logistics is looking to perform a forensic accounting audit on their financial statements, in particular to accounting periods ended in the last five years. Mr. Jim Gallbally, has claimed authority to oversee the fraud concern over the Company’s profit-sharing incentive for its administrative-level employees via a whistleblower account, and this would require a study… View Article

Materials of Logistics in Management

The efficiency of any manufacturing organisation depends on the availability of component parts and materials in the proper quantity, quality, price, range and time. Failure in any of these areas increases costs and decreases profit as certainly as outmoded production methods or ineffective selling techniques. This simple but obvious point has only recently come to… View Article

Principles of Supply Chain Management

Case 3) Don’t shoot the messenger 1. If you were in Jeff’s position, what would you have done to preserve relationships? If I were in Jeff’s position, I would first have thanked my suppliers and expressed gratitude to them for being willing to work closely with the company in not only designing the new product… View Article

Haus Mart Case

This report evaluates whether Exel should move into supply chain planning with Haus Mart at this time or pursue some other strategy for advancing Exel’s current role. Economic and strategic arguments will be provided to convince Exel leadership of the best course of action. The following bullet points will identify the key issues in the… View Article

Case Study Of Westminster Company

There are three alternatives which come to view for consideration by the Westminster Company in terms of logistical adjustments. The first option would be to consolidate its warehouses. The second option is to make use of public warehouses and the third option would be to have private warehouses. All the options have advantages and disadvantages… View Article

United Parcel Service’s IPO

Please answer the following questions. Limit your responses to four pages total. These should provide a good foundation for our next class discussion of the case. 1. How is UPS performing? Back up your assessment with your financial ratio analysis. What factors in your opinion are driving this performance? UPS has grown from modest beginnings… View Article

Supply Chain Management

BathKing Industries (BKI) is a manufacturer of bathroom accessories that sells their products primarily to the large home center chain stores; Home Depot, Lowe’s, and their smaller competitors. Chip Norek, the president of the company, has a decision to make with respect to BKI’s distribution system. A small chain customer has recently requested that BKI… View Article

Supply Chain Management and Master Hog Case

Executive Summary The Director of Logistics and Procurement at Maple Leaf slaughterhouse has a semi-complex logistics problem to solve involving getting the right number of hogs at the right time from local farms to the slaughterhouse to maximize their productivity and keep their costs as low as possible. There are several key success factors important… View Article