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Bayonne Case Essay

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Management Operations
Case-Study 1

BAYONNE PACKAGING, INC.

Table of Contents
Executive Summary ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….2
Introduction…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..2
Company Overview………………………………………………………………………………………………………..3
Industry overview…………………………………………………………………………………………………………..3
Process Analysis……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..4
Main problems and recommendations………………………………………………………………………………10Executive Summary

In a company like Bayonne Packaging, Inc., a printer and paper converter, it is very important that performance measures such as cost, quality and delivery are in agreement with the forecasted values since this firm used to compete based on low cost, good
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In January 2012 as he investigated the challenges in the current production process, he met most of key departments and work centres by touring the factory.
Industry Overview

Bayonne Packaging, Inc is in the paper packaging industry. In the 1980s and early 1990s companies in the consumer goods industry start to look for a greater impact with their promotional materials and star to implement their promotional budget to the package itself instead of print media and broadcast forms. This led to a rapidly growth on the paper packaging industry. Also, additional customer market segments made a quick impact in a crowded marketplace due to the explosive growth of software packaging. These factors give good reason for the growth in sales from 10 million in 1982 to 32 million in 2001.
New challenges were faced with the bursting of the dot-com bubble and when software sales and distribution moved from CDs to the Internet, but Bayonne dealt well this challenges by adopting a strategy of diversification into new markets.
Process Analysis
To make some recommendations concerning the production process of Bayonne Inc., we need to do the process analysis, in order to be able to closer understand how the production flows through the different work centres work and what kind of problems and inefficiencies arise from this process.
Assumptions: because it
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