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Information Management for Supply Chain - Improve its Processes

Case Study: Tractor Manufacturer Seeks to Improve its Processes Founded in 1995, Kimat-Dam Tractors Europe (KDTE) is a major global tractor manufacturer. With more than $300 million annual revenue, KDTE manufactures, distributes, and sells more than 12,000 tractors, warehouse equipment and related spare parts each year. It i

6 Software Packages Needed to Perform MRP, CRP and ERP

Consider the following scenario: As part of the management team for PPQ Parts manufacturing company, you are tasked with selecting the best software packages for the firm's materials requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirement planning (CRP), and enterprise resource planning (ERP) needs. Use the Internet, course mat

Writing a Business Plan

Can you help me get started with this project? Imagine writing a business plan for a music school. Focus on the aspect of The Leadership (Management) Team/Human resources requirements: Below are the specific requirements. What information would you include? Be as specific as possible. Analyze the personnel that will lead

How can implementing SAP (an ERP system) create a competitive advantage

How can implementing SAP(an ERP system) create a competitive advantage for your manufacturing company. We have SAP in my company and I participate in alignments but I do not really know how it can create a competitive advantage to a global avionics manufacturing company with over 20,000 employees worldwide. The key here is how i

PPQ Parts Manufacturing: Software Systems Recommendations

As part of the management team for PPQ Parts manufacturing company, you are tasked with selecting the best software packages for the firm's materials requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirement planning (CRP), and enterprise resource planning (ERP) needs. Research the pros and cons of six software systems designed to pe

PPQ Parts Manufacturing: Best Software for MRP, CRP and ERP Needs

As part of the management team for PPQ Parts Manufacturing Company, you are tasked with selecting the best software packages for the firm's materials requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirement planning (CRP), and enterprise resource planning (ERP) needs. Use the Internet, course materials and web resources to research

Discuss the four basic elements of a contract' elements of MRP techniques

1. Discuss the four basic elements of a contract, not specific to any organization and the concept of breach in regard to contracts. What policies does your organization have in place to resolve a contract issue? 2. Discuss the elements of materials requirement planning (MRP) techniques and the different types of inventories

NPV and Real Option Approach

Refer to the attached Practice Problem I. The assignment is to evaluate both parts, the traditional NPV calculation as well as the Real Options approach. The probability of a successful project (or pilot) is now .65 (instead of .5) and the probability of an unsuccessful project is .35 (instead of .5). What is the expecte

Enterprise Resource Planning

Review the Hartman Industries, LLC web page by following the link on your student's website. For the purpose of this assignment, assume your team has been selected to draft a proposal with recommendations to improve the company's manufacturing process. Provide examples of the quality tools you plan to use for identifying and

Using ERP with Hartman Industries

Provide examples of the quality tools you plan to use for identifying and reducing process variability using ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning). The context is a Total Quality Implementation Management Class.

34 T/F & MC questions

1. The basis for the mathematical analysis of waiting lines was formed from the work of a. W. Edwards Deming b. Joseph Juran c. Frederick W. Taylor d. K. Erlang 2. Which of the following is not a potential risk of projects a. huge swings in resource requirements b. extensive learning curve benefits c. limited learnin

Global organization: Importance of quality management, control charts, ERP

Choose an organization delivering goods and/or services globally. Provide a background of the organization and fully describe six components of the organization's supply chain. Examine the potential problems related to each of the components described and explain the approaches of the organization for solving the problems. A

Management: Software Recommendation Report

Consider the following scenario: As part of the management team for PPQ Parts Manufacturing Company, you are tasked with selecting the best software packages for the firm's materials requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirement planning (CRP), and enterprise resource planning (ERP) needs. Use the Internet, course mat

Management of information Systems

1. Enterprise Resource Planning has many advantages. What are some of the disadvantages? 2. Most folks agree that information systems are improving our lives daily. What are some of the ways in which they are making our lives worse? 3. What are some of the possible ways that Information Systems can provide a company with a

Maintaining & Improving Operations

Choose an organization delivering goods and/or services globally. Provide a background of the organization and fully describe six components of the organization's supply chain. Examine the potential problems related to each of the components described and explain the approaches of the organization for solving the problems.

Essay project management

Project Management Stakeholder management is critical to the management of a BPM process. Write an essay that expands on William Fung's first interaction with the TS Group's Chinese subsidiaries. According to the case study, he revised some financial policies, but the general managers and division heads decided not to comply

PowerPoint presentation: Recommend a software solution

Make a recommendation in PowerPoint: Prepared for: CEO Contents Page Intro, Methodology, Secondary Research Findings Primary Research Findings, Summary Recommendations, closing, Conclusion This powerpoint is going to the CEO for recommendations. Please give details and recommend why chosing Microsoft SL ( Solomon)

ERP, competitive intelligence, production planning strategies, MRP

1. What enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems does your organization rely on? What influence does globalization have on ERP? Choose an ERP system and discuss why you believe this system can help your organization to improve efficiency and performance. 2. What role does competitive intelligence play in international busi

ERP Implementation Project at TS Group

See attached file. ERP Systems Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) programs are used by companies to unify information from every functional area of the business into an integrated system. At the TS Group (see the TS Group case study), the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) selection committee chose JDE over SAP, Oracle

Advantages and disadvantages of enterprise resource planning

Please help answer the following questions. 1. Enterprise Resource Planning has many advantages. What are some of the disadvantages? 2. Most folks agree that information systems are improving our lives daily. What are some of the ways in which they are making our lives worse? 3. What are some of the possible ways that

Analysis of Hershey's Failure

Please see attached word document: Very short case study and 6 questions. Questions to be answered: 1. Provide a brief overview of Hershey. 2. What were the goals of Hershey's Enterprise 21 project? In addition to making reference to the goals described in the case, do your own analysis making reference to the competit

The appropriate ERP

What enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems do your organization rely on? Choose an ERP system and discuss why you believe this system might help your organization become more efficient and perform well.

FASB Codification System

FASB Codification System provides the accountant with a vast array of information related to accounting issues. Assume that you are responsible for providing guidance to management on the implementation of the company's strategic plans and you want to insure that management has all of the pertinent information relative to the i

RCA, TDABC, and ERP Systems

Please help me define, explain and give examples of RCA and TDABC and how they are integrated into Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. Thanks!

ERP Systems

ERP systems are complicated, and the executive has asked that you, the warehouse manager of a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant, to join the decision-making team for selecting the appropriate software. Who else from the company should be on the selection team and Why? How will they better the selection process? Please explain y