Home
 > search for

Featured Documents related to »  material management


Case Study: Material Management Optimization
To be certain its materials management functions were up to par with industry best practices, a South African fertilizer plant obtained the services of an

material management  Study: Material Management Optimization To be certain its materials management functions were up to par with industry best practices, a South African fertilizer plant obtained the services of an inventory optimization firm. In doing so, it was able to identify weak links in its inventory control processes, and achieved a savings of over $2 million (USD)—an impressive return on investment (ROI) considering it had invested less than 4 percent of that amount. Read More

Core PLM for Discrete Industries
The foundation of product lifecycle management (PLM) for the discrete manufacturing industries is product data management (PDM). It covers design and product-related aspects of PLM including manage...
Start evaluating software now
Country:
 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » material management


Quality Management
In today’s global market, providing quality products and services is essential for any manufacturer’s continued growth—but maintaining a competitive edge is not

material management  Raw material and packaging material inspection: Figure 2 – Flow for finished goods inspection Figure 3 – In-process Online inspection The following activities with respect to quality are necessary for any manufacturing set up: Releasing or rejecting of raw materials Establishing a system to release or reject raw materials, intermediates, packaging and labeling materials Making sure that critical deviations are investigated and resolved Approving all the specifications and master production Read More
Production Management Research
Primarily due to rapid development of technology in the past thirty years, the market structure throughout the world has changed considerably. Local markets

material management  In the light of material discussed in previous sections, it is true that neither production planning strategy provides an efficient framework to control production management functions. However with advances in information technology and its accessibility to shop floor personnel, a hybrid solution that combines the merits of both push and pull has become practical and pragmatic. Production Planning Execution & Control (Production/3) Manufacturing organizations have commonly used some form of Material Read More
Global Direct Material Procure-to-pay: Optimizing the Value of Global Commerce Management
The procure-to-pay (P2P) environment has become a major challenge for companies adopting global sourcing and distribution as a strategic component of their

material management  Direct Material Procure-to-pay: Optimizing the Value of Global Commerce Management The procure-to-pay (P2P) environment has become a major challenge for companies adopting global sourcing and distribution as a strategic component of their business. And the increase in global trade has shifted their focus from manufacturing efficiency to global supply chain efficiency. Discover what the current P2P gaps in global commerce management solutions are and what can be done to deliver optimal P2P Read More
Warehouse Management Systems: Pie in the Sky or Floating Bakery?Part Two: The Pareto Principle, Processes, and People: Assessing Your Warehouse Management System Needs
To ensure your warehouse management system is implemented as painlessly as possible, you must assess your warehouse situation before you decide on a warehouse

material management  sales representative and marketing material. Evaluate your personnel. This is crucial. If you find your people are underpaid, why is that? Is it because you don't think they are capable of being cross-trained and are therefore paying them accordingly? Or is it because you have not taken a good, hard look at the salaries in your warehouse in a long time? Whatever the reason, understand these are the people that will be running this more complex automated warehouse. If they do not have the skill sets that Read More
Integrating Customer Relationship Management and Service Resolution Management
The business case for integrating call center service resolution management into customer relationship management is becoming increasingly obvious, as companies

material management  Customer Relationship Management and Service Resolution Management A customer relationship management (CRM) system that accommodates complex customer-facing processes requires four key factors to give the system a competitive advantage. The first key factor lies in the application's ability to develop a complete customer profile that supports multiple business units and products. Service organizations need a wide range of customer data, including demographics, financial status, and current and Read More
10 Principles for Knowledge Management Success
Knowledge management (KM) can mean different things to an organization depending upon the nature of the initiative. KM is not a technology or set of

material management  Principles for Knowledge Management Success 10 Principles for Knowledge Management Success If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Comprehensive analytics provide the insights needed for assessing agent performance, continuously improving the customer experience, and making a solid business case for knowledge management . Source : Consona Resources Related to 10 Principles for Knowledge Management Success : Knowledge Read More
Case Study: SAP and Sales Management
To achieve global transparency of all customer relationships, SAP AG upgraded to the latest release of the SAP customer relationship management (CRM

material management  Study: SAP and Sales Management To achieve global transparency of all customer relationships, SAP AG upgraded to the latest release of the SAP customer relationship management (CRM) application. This upgrade is part of its CRM Clear Vision Program. Learn how the upgrade to a single global solution helped SAP AG achieve effective collaboration, better visibility, improved productivity, and stronger customer relationships. Read More
Performance and Compensation Management at the Core of Human Capital Management?
Strategic human capital management (HCM) solutions can help organizations transform their people into a competitive advantage by aligning managers and employees

material management  and Compensation Management at the Core of Human Capital Management? While decades have been spent investing in automation technologies for better use of tangible assets, only recently have enterprises begun to invest in optimizing human capital. Tactical and administrative human resources (HR) management is morphing into strategic human capital management (HCM). Part Three of the series Thou Shalt Manage Human Capital Better . Some might argue that HCM revolves around better performance Read More
LCMS Exposed! Understanding the Differences between Learning Management and Learning Content Management
The Cost of Learning—a Very Brief HistoryTraining (or learning) has always been viewed as a cost center (representing a cost of doing business similar to

material management  protective of their own material and, in a competitive organizational culture, knowledge is power and many don't want to give it up.  This just reinforces the idea that a proper needs assessment is required to determine if an LCMS is the right way to go.  Because many of the major LMS vendors (like SumTotal and Saba) offer LCMS in addition to LMS, it is often too easy just to tack that extra cost on without much thought to it .” Read More
Performance Management Framework for Mobile Workforce Management and Field Service
Mobile workforce management is a complex process that includes workforce planning, assignment decisions, and plan execution. To align this complex process with

material management  Management Framework for Mobile Workforce Management and Field Service Mobile workforce management is a complex process that includes workforce planning, assignment decisions, and plan execution. To align this complex process with your business goals, you need to measure your performance and develop various corrective actions. This white paper discusses performance management—and how you can measure, analyze, and make decisions about the performance of your workforce and service organization. Read More
IT Management and Development
The IT management and development business area focuses on developing the tools and resources required to understand, use, and manage IT infrastructure in order

material management  Management and Development The IT management and development business area focuses on developing the tools and resources required to understand, use, and manage IT infrastructure in order to help companies enhance their operational, tactical, and strategic capabilities. Tools for IT management and development can help companies control and measure the quality and effectiveness of their IT infrastructures, and manage software and hardware development tasks. Challenges related to IT management and Read More
Understanding IBM Lotus Web Content Management Software
IBM Lotus Web Content Management software is IBM’s Web content management system offering. Lotus Web Content Management software provides tools to apply

material management  IBM Lotus Web Content Management Software IBM Lotus Web Content Management software is IBM’s Web content management system offering. Lotus Web Content Management software provides tools to apply business rules and processes to content, helping to ensure that specific information assets from across the enterprise are delivered via Web sites and portal. This factsheet provides a detailed overview of key Lotus Web Content Management features. Read More
The Channel Management Shuffle
Executives and middle management are constantly faced with determining policy, process, and technology around managing one or multiple channels. What is

material management  Channel Management Shuffle Introduction We've all been there at one time or another, in a crowded place or driving while holding a cell phone to our ear in a tight embrace—and why? Because the automated attendant on the other end of the line can not quite make out our command to her (or him?) ... usually because of the tiniest bit of background noise or maybe she or he is just having a bad day ... whether it's trying to book a flight, find out the status of a flight, or check the status of an order Read More
Enter Enterprise Incentive Management and Incentive Compensation Management
Companies with large sales forces, huge product portfolios, and complex incentive plans with many variables need to offer variable pay. This has created

material management  Enterprise Incentive Management and Incentive Compensation Management Companies with large sales forces, huge product portfolios, and complex incentive plans with many variables need to offer variable pay based on individual or corporate performance. This need creates opportunities for a new enterprise software category called enterprise incentive management (EIM) or incentive compensation management (ICM), which should provide managers with decision support tools to model various compensation Read More

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others