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Demand chain planning operations within capacity constraints : Nestlé ZAR.
Organisations are currently faced with difficulties in effectively aligning demand plans to the volatile environments in which they operate. While operating environments and consumer needs change, capacity capabilities ...
Fast foods : UKZN Westville students' awareness of the health risks and their consumption patterns.
The research reveals that although University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) Westville students are aware of the health implications of excessive fast food consumption, they do not base their purchasing and consumption decisions ...
Inventory management in the electricity industry in South Africa : a case study.
Electricity remains one of the most important technological innovations in human history, because of its importance to modern daily life, both domestically and industrially. In South Africa, Eskom Holdings is the state-owned ...
Green human-resource management towards sustainable organizations: a case of KwaZulu-Natal higher education institutions.
The Human Resources Management Division, as a strategic partner and one of the important functions in any organisation, can make a significant contribution to ensuring environmental sustainability in the organisations where ...
The role of sense of community in promoting community based entrepreneurship in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa : an exploratory study of agricultural co-operatives.
Research on the sense of community theory has been investigated in relation to studies that addresses crime prevention (Polk, 2010), suicide (Whitlock, 2006) and decrease child abuse (Greenfield, 2010). However, there is ...
The implementation of supply chain management principles at the eThekwini Municipality :a case of the Department of Water Services.
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The challenges faced by African women in management : a case of the National Research Foundation.
At the dawn of the new South Africa (SA), the introduction of many policies and strategies that included new employment and labour laws aimed at transforming the country resulted in an increased number of African women ...
Extreme weather survival strategies for agriculturally based organisations : a case study of Blinkwater Mills.
Extreme weather conditions demand extreme weather survival strategies. In recent months, South Africa has been drastically affected by extreme weather conditions exasperated by the presence of the El Niño Southern Oscillating ...
An empirical study of the reward preferences of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) academics.
The aim of this study is to investigate the ability of the rewards offered by UKZN to attract, retain and motivate academic employees. The Reward Preference Questionnaire (RPQ) adopted from Nienaber, Bussin and Henn (2011), ...
Dynamics of demand order management on the just In Time approach : a case at a stationery distributor.
The challenges of demand order management on the underlying Just in Time (JIT) approach need a long-term solution in order to reduce expenses and enhance supply chain performance. Demand management is a very important ...