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Analysis of the efficiency of the transport logistics supply chain with specific reference to liner shipping in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Liner shipping supplies a frequent scheduled transport service between designated ports to meet the needs of importers and exporters. Those needs are becoming more specific as a result of increasing ...
Ensuring sufficient capacity of logistical infrastructure for future growth
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study explore how forecasting techniques can be combined in linear programming (LP) as a tool to optimise the parameters of forecasting methods in order to ensure sufficient capacity of logistic ...
Supply chain planning : processes of a sports retail company
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There are numerous supply chain planning processes and activities that need to take place to ensure efficiency and effectiveness in a company. For the case study retailer, these planning processes and ...
Advanced supply chain planning processes and decision support systems for large-scale petrochemical companies
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
Conventional supply chain integration concepts focus primarily on the internal and external integration of individual supply chains (can be viewed as intra-supply chain integration). Due to the highly integrated nature of ...
Supply management and procurement at a South African FMCG company : a practical example of developing a decision support tool for managing direct material cost
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: One of the functions within the supply chain of manufacturing companies is the procurement of direct materials that are needed for the production of products sold to consumers. Even though the process of ...
Identifying temperature breaks in the export cold chain of navel oranges : a Western Cape case
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : The South African citrus industry contributes significantly to the exportation of fresh fruit annually. South Africa is among the top-ten citrus producing countries in the world and it is the second largest ...