Research Papers/Topics in Procurement And Supply Chain Management

Electronic Procurement And Organizational Performancf~ A Case Stui)Y Of Spear Motors Ugani)A Ltd

For many years, procurement has been advancing day by day due to technology changes .the manual system of direct buying and selling is being sized out slowly with the improvement in technology “electronic procurement” coming on board in the procurement sector Karehka (2008) explains Electronic procurement as the business to business purchase and sale of supplies and services over the internet. An important part of business to business sites E procurement is also referred to by other ...

Quality Control Measures And Efficiency In Manufacturing Indutries: A Case Study Of Mukwano Industries Limited

In today's world, the industrial environment is turning more competitive, new techniques and new models are essential for manufacturing industries to survive where by the future belongs to flexible customers with focused industrial capabilities. One of the ways for survival is using' quality control measures for efficiency to activities that are considered of less critical importance which are part of the industrial survival and performance, such as technology management, new techniques ...

Procurement Management And Quality In Kiboga District A Case Study School Bidldings

In Uganda today, the poor quality of the delivered public services generally and that of the constructed school building in particular lias become a subject of public concern, and therefore one that has led to questioning and enquirjng in to whether it is caused by the public procurement management process. That is, by the manner in which the tendering, supervision and monitoring of award- tender are conducted : Since it is these functions that make up the procurement management process ...

"The Impact Of Negotiation Strategies On Procurement Efficiency In An Organization"Case Study World Food Programme-uganda

The study was to find out the impact of Negotiation Strategies on procurement efficiency in World Food Programme - Uganda. The objectives of the study were to establish the role of negotiation strategies on procurement efficiency, to establish the level of knowledge and understanding officers have about negotiation strategies and the challenges faced during Negotiation process. The study was carried out in World Food Programme Kampala - Uganda. The participants were from Procurement uni...

Resource A V Ailibility And Efficiency Of Tendering Processes In The Ministry Of Works Headquarter Garissa-Keny A.

   Procurement is defined as the process through which an entity acquires work, goods, or any combination of these in exchange for payment of plice. The process may be simple or complex but the important thing to note is that it is regulated by laid down procedure which must be followed. It does not matter whether or not there are economic benefits if the registration has not been followed in the procurement process (Induction manual for procurement assistant. 2004 ). Tenderer...

Procurement Processes And Service Delivery In Local Government: A Case Study Of Bundibugyo District- Uganda

ABSTRACT The study was set to establish the role of the procurement Processes on Service Delivery in Local Government: A case study of Bundibugyo district- Uganda. it was guided by three objectives which included establish the challenges encountered by local governments in the procurement process that hinder service delivery, examining factors that affect service delivery in local government of Uganda and finally establish the effect of public procurement process on service deliver...

The Impact Of Information Technology On The Performance Of Purchasing Department

AbstractThis chapter consists of the background of the study, statement of the problem, purpose of the study, objectives to the study, research questions, and scope of the study, hypotheses, and significance of the study Background of the study I Historical perspective Business conditions during 1973-74 placed as much, if not more strain and pressure on the purchasing management function as has never occurred any time in the 20111 century. Critical material shortage, two digital inflat...

The Effect Of Inventory Management On Organisation's Performance A Case Of Mukono Town Council

This study examines the effect of inventory management on organizations performance in Mukono Town Council. The study was guided by three objectives which included establishing the impact of inventory management on organizations performance, finding out the challenges involved in inventory management on organizations performance and suggesting ways of minimizing challenges involved in inventory management on organizations performance. The covered Mukono Town Council. A cross section sur...

Competitive Bidding And Servicedelivery In Public Procurement A Case Study Of Uganda Blood Bank Nakasero

This study is intended to analyze the effectiveness of competitive bidding and service dc/we!:), in pub/ic procurement in Uganda Blood Bank Nakasero. The study was majorly based on Iwo spec i/ic objectives that is to say: evaluating the influence of competitive bidding on service delivery in Uganda blood bank Nakasero and the second objective was to assess the influence of restrictive bidding on service deliveiy in Uganda blood bank Nakasero. The research was conducted in within Uganda b...

The Impact Of Centralization Of The Procurement Function On Service Delivery In An Organization A Case Study Of Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (Kengen)

AbstractThis refers to how an organization structures its decision making authority. Probably the best way to reface this discussion is to begin by evaluating where the authority for decision exists within the organization versus the physical location of personnel. If an executive at the corporate headquarters must approve a decision, then a firm maintains a centralized authority structure for that decision even if the purchasing personnel are located through the organizational hierarchy...

E- Procurement And Organisational Performance Case Study Of Nakumatti Supermarket In Kampala, Uganda

This research studied electronic procurement and organizational performance case study of Nakumatti supermarket in Kampala, Uganda. The objectives of the study include; To identify the impact of E-tendering on organizational performance, to examine the relevancy of E-auctioning on organizational performance and to establish the relationship between E-procurement and organizational performanceData was collected using self administered questionnaires. The study used purposiv...

The Inventory Management And Customer Satisfaction; A Case Of Mukw Ano Group Of Companies

ABSTRACT The study aimed at examining the inventory ri1anagement and customer satisfaction in Mukwano Group of Companies by taking objectives to determine the impact inventory levels on customer satisfaction in Mukwano Group of Companies, to examine the challenges in managing inventory and consumption, to establish the relationship between inventory management on customer satisfaction in Mukwano Group of Companies. Inventory management plays a vital role in enhancing customer satisf...

Effects Of Outsourcing On The Performance Of An Organization A Case Study Of Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited Mombasa Kenya

ABSTRACT The research topic "Effect of Outsourcing on the Organizational Performance," the case of Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited (KPRL), Mombasa Kenya. The main objectives of the study included. To find out the effect of outsourcing on the organization performance To find out the process of outsourcing in the organization To examine the relationship between outsourcing and performance of the organization To find out solutions to the effects of outsourcing The literature revi...

Contract management and service delivery in mityana district local government in uganda.

ABSTRACT: The study looked at contract management and service delivery with the objectives; To establish the relationship between accountability in contract management and service delivery, to determine the relationship between communication in contract execution and service delivery and to establish the level of skills / knowledge possessed by contract management stakeholders and how they impact on service delivery. A sample of 69 respondents were detennined using Sloven's Fonnula; n =...

The effect of e-business on the performance of the procurement process. A case study on safaricom company moi a venue branch.

ABSTARCT The study was carTied out using Safaricom Company, Moi Avenue branch located in Nairobi Kenya. This research was intended to examine the impact of e-business in the procurement process in organizations. Data used was collected from Safaricom suppliers, its customers and the purchasing department. Questionnaires and interviews guides were used as tools to gather this data from 40 respondents. The data was analyzed both quantitatively and qualitatively. Both male and female respo...


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