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Department of Purchasing & Supply | Final Year Project Topics

  • 1. Variety Reduction as a Tool for Effective Materials Control (A Case Study of Nig...
    »   Variety Reduction as a Tool for Effective Materials Control   (A Case Study of Nigeria Bottling Company Plc) CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1             Background of the Study Variety reduction can be applied to any production process. The technique certainly has more effect if applied in the right place and at the right time.   Apparently in many organization, it is clearly to see o...Continue Reading »

    58 pages |  389 engagements | 

  • 2. USE OF RAW MATERIALS INSPECTION AND ITS IMPACTS ON QUALITY OF PRODUCTION
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1            Background of the Study The ideal situation for inspection is of course one in which no inspection is necessary. This is because the quality assurance effort cooperatively mounted by the purchaser and supplier has resulted in outstanding quality performance and reliable supporting supplier generated records.   However not all organizations have...Continue Reading »

    29 pages |  335 engagements | 

  • 3. THE PROCUREMENT ACT AND ITS IMPACT ON THE ACCOUNTABILITY OF OFFICERS IN THE PUB...
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1            Background of the Study This study intends to shed more light on the impact of public procurement act on the accountability of procurement officers in public sector in Kaduna state ministry of education and how it contribute positively towards the conservation of resources in a services organization. However, the researcher feel it would be of g...Continue Reading »

    39 pages |  305 engagements | 

  • 4. IMPACT OF MATERIAL SOURCING IN ENHANCING THE ORGANIZATIONAL PROFITABILITY
    »   CHAPTER ONE: Introduction 1.1     Background of the Study Material Sourcing is a set of tangible physical attributes assembly in an identifiable form. That is given the rapid changes in taste, technology and competition, organization will not rely solely on its existing supplier but look forward to get better sources of materials. An organization can use three ways to minimize cost of sourc...Continue Reading »

    33 pages |  283 engagements | 

  • 5. THE IMPACT OF MATERIAL MANAGEMENT ON PURCHASING
    »   CHAPTER ONE 1.1      Introduction Material Management was first discovered as very important function during the Second World War. After industrial revolution industries are sprining up in hundred everyday activities, raw materials and scare, production has become complex and the number of goods, components and raw materials have increased to thousand account head to be prepared and custo...Continue Reading »

    33 pages |  279 engagements | 

  • 6. The Impact of Material Handling Cost Reduction Effort In Public Institution (A ...
    »   The Impact of Material Handling Cost Reduction Effort In Public Institution   (A Case Study of PHCN, kaduna) CHAPTER I 1.1   Background of  the Study During the Second World War after the industrial revolution, industries sprang up in hundreds every day. As a result of the increase in industries, raw materials became scarce. This made production to be complex. Accounts needed to be prepared...Continue Reading »

    90 pages |  240 engagements | 

  • 7. STORE DESIGN ON MATERIALS HANDLING A CASE STUDY OF POWER HOLDING COMPANY OF NIG...
    »  STORE DESIGN ON MATERIALS HANDLING A CASE STUDY OF POWER HOLDING COMPANY OF NIGERIA (PHCN) KADUNA   Chapter I: 1.1     Background of the Study A store is an essential limb of an organization. It is the depository of all materials required by the organizations in the organization and supplies materials as an when required.   It is important to note that the store is an area of great expendi...Continue Reading »

    42 pages |  272 engagements | 

  • 8. Store Coding And Material Identification And Effect On Store Efficiency (A case...
    »   Store Coding And Material Identification And Effect On Store Efficiency   (A case study of Nigeria Bottling Company (NBC)) Chapter I: Introduction 1.1            Background of the Study Store code and material identification has witnessed great transformation in recent times due to technological advancement. Consequently, the risk of store personel have become far easier, more effic...Continue Reading »

    32 pages |  267 engagements | 

  • 9. SOURCING DECISION AND ITS EFFECTS ON MATERIAL AVAILABILITY
    » CHAPTER ONE 1.1            Background of the Study Supplier selection is a procurement planning activity which allows managers to search for and find credible sources of supply that can ensure the availability of materials, equipments, fools, components, protects, consumables, and services at the right price, quantity, at the right tine and place.    In order to ensure contritely of s...Continue Reading »

    65 pages |  241 engagements | 

  • 10. Role of Sourcing in the Achievement of the Profit Objective of Organization (A C...
    » Role of Sourcing in the Achievement of the Profit Objective of Organization   (A Case Study of Nigeria Bottling Company Plc)   CHAPTER I:    Introduction 1.1             Background of the Study The most important thing in the hierarchy of all organizations objectives is profit maximization, and this can only be achieved where organization is able, to meet their customers demand sa...Continue Reading »

    40 pages |  253 engagements | 

  • 11. Role of Inspection in Product Quality Management Drive in Northern Noodles Ltd, ...
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1     Background of the Study Doug Wallace, a Materials Management subject expert with Life Cycle Engineering [L.C.E] Consultancy Company Charleston, South Carolina; in a paper presentation titled “Maintenance and Reliability Inventory Management” gave an apt and practical illustration that underscores the need for inspection. He said, have you heard of the gu...Continue Reading »

    66 pages |  191 engagements | 

  • 12. Negotiation Skills as a Tool for Enhancing Timely Delivery of Material (A Case S...
    »   Negotiation Skills as a Tool for Enhancing Timely Delivery of Material   (A Case Study of Nocaco). Chapter I: Introduction This project work is titled Negotiation skills as tool for enhancing timely delivery of material. It is inevitable for every organization whether big or small, private or public to procure materials for production or for consumption. Such material can be raw material, fini...Continue Reading »

    49 pages |  181 engagements | 

  • 13. NEGOTIATION AS A TOOL FOR EFFECTIVE MATERIAL PRICING
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1     Background of the Study One of the fundamental responsibilities of procurement function in an organization is source selection. It deals with the entire process of how prospective suppliers are being surveyed, evaluated and determine policies relating to those who can most suitably meet the requirement of the organization, before they are being considered for...Continue Reading »

    53 pages |  195 engagements | 

  • 14. Negotiation as A Cost Reduction Technique In Material Procurement at Nigerian Bo...
    »     CHAPTER I:    Introduction Every human being needs water to survive, so also every organization needs materials to survive. In the private and public sector, their total expenditure is mainly spent on acquiring either materials or facilities or services. There is no way business operations can be effectively carried out without them. Negotiation is vital to organizations so as to reduce c...Continue Reading »

    53 pages |  189 engagements | 

  • 15. IMPACT OF STORAGE AND MATERIAL HANDLING ON STORE EFFICIENCY
    »         CHAPTER I: Introduction The primary objective of the store function is to provide service to the operating functions and these services cannot be provided without proper provision of storage facilities.             The impact of storage facilities on store efficiency is to ensure that goods regularly required are stored accordingly. Adequate care of materials held within th...Continue Reading »

    64 pages |  189 engagements | 

  • 16. IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON THE SUPPLY FUNCTION OF AN ORGANIZATION (A CA...
    »   IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON THE SUPPLY FUNCTION OF AN ORGANIZATION   (A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIA BREWERIES (NB) PLC) CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1    Background of the Study This research work focuses on the impact of information technology on the supply function of an organization, a case study of the Nigeria Breweries (NB) Plc. This research work is carried out in order to know the be...Continue Reading »

    54 pages |  210 engagements | 

  • 17. Impact of Information Technology on the Supply Function of an Organization
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction   1.1            Background of the Study   It has been part of our history that goods produced are not usually consumed by those that produced them or where they are produced. They need to be moved and moved to the location they are needed. These goods passed through a long chain and are usually handled by many people, with each contributing to adding value ...Continue Reading »

    58 pages |  189 engagements | 

  • 18. EFFECT OF STORE DESIGN ON MATERIALS HANDLING A CASE STUDY OF POWER HOLDING COMPA...
    »   Chapter I: 1.1     Background of the Study A store is an essential limb of an organization. It is the depository of all materials required by the organizations in the organization and supplies materials as an when required.   It is important to note that the store is an area of great expenditure in manufacturing and assembling plant. It is true that store function is a major cost centre wh...Continue Reading »

    57 pages |  172 engagements | 

  • 19. Effect of Material Inspection on Product Quality in Power Holding Company of Nig...
    »   CHAPTER I: Introduction 1.1     Background of the Study Philip Crosby in his book “Quality is free” summarizes the effect of inspection in the following statement: “A prudent company makes certain that its products and services are delivered to the customers by a management system that does not condone remake, repairs, waste or non conformance of any sort. These are expensive problem...Continue Reading »

    64 pages |  173 engagements | 

  • 20. An Analysis of the Procurement Reforms Act as a Tool for Cost Savings and Accoun...
    »     CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION In the past, huge sums of government money have been siphoned through the processes  of contract awards. A major thrust of this administration therefore, is the acceptance of Procurement Reforms Act as a tool for embracing transparency, competition, fairness, integrity, openness and value for money in the procurement reforms Act and seek the support of all governan...Continue Reading »

    64 pages |  167 engagements | 


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