Research Papers/Topics in Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Outsourcing and Organizational Efficiency. A Case Study of Phoenix Petroleum Uganda Limited

Abstract Outsourcing is the strategic use of outside resources to perfonn activities that are usually handled by intemal staff and resources. This study was designed to explore the relationships between outsourcing and organizational efficiency at Phoenix Petroleum Uganda Limited. The major objectives of this study therefore were to find out; Reasons for outsourcing in the organization, the impact of outsourcing on organizational effectiveness and the challenges to outsourcing at Phoenix Pet...

Impact of Material Handling Systems On Suppliers Efficiency in Heavy Commercial Transport; A Case Study of Sdv Transami, Ntinda Naka.Wa Division

ABSTRACT Purpose of the Impacts of Material Handling Systems on Suppliers Efficiency in Heavy Commercial Transport at SDV Transami to establish the Impacts of Material Handling Systems on Suppliers Efficiency in Heavy Commercial Transport at SDV Transami. The study was guided by the following objectives:- To examine the materials handling and storage methods at SDV Transami Ntinda Nakawa Division; To establish the important safety measures of SDV Transami, Ntinda Nakawa Division; To identify...

The Role of Information Technology (It) In Improving Business Performance. A Case Study of Abacus Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Nakawa-Kampala

ABSTRACT The study was about the role of information technology (it) in improving business performance in Abacus Pharmaceutical Limited Nakawa, the study intended to find out the determinants/factors that can improve business performance, the role of IT in Business/the business value of IT, the linkage between IT investment and business performance and to evaluate and realize the business value of IT. The population for this study was defined as users of IT in each of the selected department...

The Role Of Micro Finance Institutions On Poverty Eradication In Uganda A Case Study Of Finca Uganda

ABSTRACTIs an attempt to give both theoretical and practical analysis of micro finance institute onpoverty eradication in Thinker UgandaThis project was an attempt to find out a possibility of eradicating poverty amongUgandans.Determine the relationship between Micro finance and the financially institutions/ ..Assess the effects of micro finance institutions in Kumi. The findings are intended tobenefit future academies especially KIU business studies, help the organization on how todevel...

Public Procurement Reforms And Service Delivery In Uganda. A Case Study Of Budakadistrict Local Government

ABSTRACTThis research studied the impact of public procurement reforms on services delivery in publicenterprises, a case study ofBudaka district local government. the objectives of the study include;To establish the procurement systems that were in place before the public procurement reformsin Uganda; to identify the impact of Public Procurement Reforms on services delivery inUganda; to examine the roles under taken by the different stakeholders during PublicProcurement Reforms Planning....

Procurement Planning And Service Delivery In Local Governments. A Case Study Of Nakapiripirit District Local Government.

The study focused on procurement planning and serv1ce delivery in Nakapiripirit District local Government as a case study, the objectives of the study were to examine roles of different stakeholders in procurement planning, to establish factors affecting service delivery, and the relationship between procurement planning and service delivery. The study used stratified and simple random sampling technique to get respondents and questionnaires were use to acquire information and data, thi...

The Role Of A Purchasing Department In The Performance Of An. Organization. A Case Study Of Tana Delta Irrigation Project (Tdip)

ABSTRACTThis research paper sought to analyze the roles of the purchasing departmenton the performance of an organization. The focus was on Tana Delta IrrigationProject (TDIP). The introduction gives an overview of what the purchasingdepartment is, and how it may be of great importance to any organization: theroles and challenges of the purchasing department. The literature review givesa general overview of the procurement department, finance department,production, efficiency, quality m...

Logistics Strategy And Performance Of Organization. A Casestudy Of Civil Aviation Authoritya

ABSTRACT:is research dealt with the effects of Logistics Strategy on of Organizations. This study wastducted through a descriptive survey Performance research design. The study involved thecfofCivil Aviation's Authority. This research was guided by research questions based on theiables fore mentioned. The data concerning Logistics Strategy was generated from LogisticsI Procurement Journals and magazines. The study handled issues as cited fi·om the studyectives; to examine the challenges ...

Procurement Procedures And Service Delivery Of Drugs In Uganda Public Hospitals: A Case Study Of Butabika Hospital:

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to examine the effect of procurement methods andprocedures and service delivery of drugs in Uganda public hospitals using a casestudy .of Butabika Hospital. The study was to find out the level of adherence,compliance to the procurement methods /procedures at Butabika hospital. Theobjectives of study were to identify of effect of procurement methods andprocedures on the organizational performance in public hospital. It will alsoidentify the problem fa...

Effects Of Outsourcing On Organizational Performance: Case Study Of Mukwano Industry, Kampala, Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................. .iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ..........................................

Electronic Procurement Practices And Organizational Performance: A Case Study Of Spear Motors Limited, Kampala

Electronic Procurement Practices And Organizational Performance: A Case Study Of Spear Motors Limited, Kampala

The Impact Of Tendeh.Ing On The Performance Of Public Organisations, Case Study Of Ad.Jumani District Local Government

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Procurement Procedures And Service Delivery Of Drugs In Uganda Public Hospital: A Case Study Of Butabika Hospital

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to examine the effect of procurement methods and procedures and service delivery of drugs in Uganda public hospitals using a case study ofButabika Hospital. The study was to find out the level of adherence, compliance to the procurement methods /procedures at Butabika hospital. The objectives of study were to identify the effect of procurement methods and procedures on the organizational perfom1ance in public hospital. It was also to identify the pr...

An Assessment Of Effectiveness Of Tendering Procedures And Regulations In Public Institutions A Case Study Of The National Board Of Materials Management (Nbmm)

ABSTRACTThe government has been using shopping procurement instead of tendering, however.it has insisted on tender purchase instead of shopping. Tendering has beenrecommended by the World Bank as the only way of controlling the governmentproperties because it has been revealed that more than 70% of government fund hasbeen used in purchasing. Perhaps there has been a great loss of this public fund henceforth tender is to be used instead, to prevent this problem.The researcher assessed...

The Role Of E-Procurement In The Performance Of International Firms. (A Case Study Of The Cocacola Company-Uganda.)

ABSTRACTThe research topic "effects of e-procurement and the performance ofinternational firms the case study of Coca-Cola Company in Kampala Uganda.The main objectives of the study included• To find out the effects of e-procurement on International firms• To find out the benefits of e-procurement• To examine the relationship between e-procurement and internationalfirms• To find out the applications of e-procurement.The literature review presents work of other scholars on areas o...


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