The Influence of Stock Control Systems on Organizational Performance: A Case of Tanzania Portland Cement Company

Mzanva,, Farida (2011) The Influence of Stock Control Systems on Organizational Performance: A Case of Tanzania Portland Cement Company. Masters thesis, The Open University of Tanzania.

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Abstract

This study was carried out at Tanzania Portland Cement Company (TPCC) and the aim was to determine the influence of stock control systems on organizational performance. Specifically the study aimed at establishing the relationship between organizational performance on one hand and materials requirement planning, stock replenishment, distribution resource planning and vendor managed inventory on the other hand. Primary and secondary data were collected through questionnaires and desk research respectively and a sample of 132 respondents was used in filling the questionnaire. Data analysis was done using descriptive statistics and correlation and the findings of the study revealed that material requirements planning, continuous replenishment, distribution resource planning and vendor managed inventory had a positive significant effect on the performance of the company. The study recommends future studies to be conducted in other cement factories in the country. Key words: stock control systems, organizational performance, stock and inventory.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: 600 Technology > 658 Gerneral management
Divisions: Faculty of Business Management > Department of Leadership and Governance
Depositing User: Mr Habibu Kazimzuri
Date Deposited: 29 Feb 2020 09:48
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2020 09:48
URI: http://repository.out.ac.tz/id/eprint/2431

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