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Mercury Shoes

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in it management, technology

p Introduction

Mercury , a global giant [since 1950s] in footwear market having a potential share in world wide footwear market . The company has a large chunk of consumer for beginning from a eleven year old kid to an athelete , manufactures a wide variety of footwear best in quality and an affordable price . The as 532 .70 mn with net earnings 16 .84 mn and the break-up is as follows

Continent Sales (USD million ) Net earnings (USD million

Asia 43 .82 2 .80

America 231 .61 28 .19

Europe 257 .28 [banner_entry_middle]

14 .16 Action Plan

[1] Line employees will have direct input into production improvements

The company proposes to implement the following for improving production of the company

Finance and Technology

Management of cash system and Financial Reporting

Department-wise application and technology

Improvement of standards in customer service

Health and safety in work place

Management and conservation of utilities

The above improvements include payroll system , financial management cabling of systems , machines , electrical wiring in production department , work place safety standards , viz , hand gloves , helmets apparel for protection , foot protection , eye protection , respiratory protection and hearing protection tools while working in production department . To handle and manage work at production department sufficient training and knowledge about work place safety is provided while handling hazardous chemicals , or gases according to the rules of (EH S ) 29CFR 1910 .132 . Set up strategic manufacturing systems would further envisage production of the company

[2] New technologies will be integrated to improve our ability to meet production time objectives

With the advent of globalisation , there are greater prospects for advancement of technology as it paves the way for innovation of new technologies in footwear market . e .g microshoe which gives better production and less waste . There is demand for every quality product which offers affordable cost , quality and service as a threefold benefit to the consumer . B2B and B2C market wide and extensive especially personal accessories all over the world . Also with the increase global warming and environment pollution caused by industrial sector and automobiles , there is increasing awareness for human health , care and safety in several aspects . SATRA company presently manufacturing machines of footwear which include modern cutting , CAD /CAM and long lasting with modular manufacturing machines

[3] A new communication system is in place to open up line of direct communication across organization

Integrated micro-optical systems (IMOS ) which can be used in telecommunications , data storage [CDs , DVDs , floppies] to facilitate fast communication and to enable quick flow of information . This digital communication system benefits in lowering of costs , component size while minimizing labor would prove to be effective for communication as well as delivery system . Apart from these data storage devices , the following information systems have to be set up

Management Information Systems

Decision Support System

Decision sciences and engineering systems

Supply chain management system

Time management system

Event management system

Inventory control system

Customer Relation Management System

Manufacturing and Production control system

[4] A cross functional team has been established to identify and communication improvement… [banner_entry_footer]

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