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A Case Study of Inventory Analysis in a Healthcare Product Manufacturing Company

Abdul Rahim, Mohd Kamarul Irwan and Hassan, Quamrul and Nadarajah, Santhirasegaran S.R. and Radzuan, Kamaruddin (2018) A Case Study of Inventory Analysis in a Healthcare Product Manufacturing Company. International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM), 7 (1). pp. 126-130. ISSN 2050-7399

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A worldwide market inventory is one of the biggest and most significant resources of a manufacturing industry. ABC analysis is one of the techniques used comprehensively in manufacturing industries for inventory classification.The ABC inventory classification technique has an efficient control on a huge amount of inventory items. The ABC inventory classification approach categorizes inventory items as A, B and C classes according to their annual consumption value.To direct and control the inventory items more proficiently the inventory managers regularly classify and group all the inventory items.Thus, in this paper, we concentrate on inventory management in a healthcare product manufacturing company in Kedah, Malaysia.A case study approach is used to make a preliminary inventory assessment through ABC analysis in order to control the inventory items more efficiently.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ABC analysis, inventory management, healthcare product manufacturing company.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: School of Technology Management & Logistics
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 2018 06:07
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2018 06:07

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