Logistics Management System for Hizon Laboratory Incorporated

6746 Words May 17th, 2011 27 Pages
Logistics Management System for Hizon Laboratory Incorporated

Jingky Marie Celestra
BS Information System kymcelestra@rocketmail.com Shary Dela Cruz
BS Information Technology shary.delacruz@yahoo.com Geoffrey Ng
BS Information Technology synergeoff@live.com 1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 Project Context

Logistics is one of the most important functions in business today. No marketing, manufacturing and project execution can succeed without prope r logistics support. Logistics is the management of the flow of goods, information and other resources between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet the requirements of consumers. Logistics involves the integration of information, transportation,
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• Provide accurate computations of purchased materials. • Present a database that can accept large amounts of data and be able to provide database backup when needed. • Develop a secure system which will cater to the logistical needs of the company.

1.4 Scope and limitations This study is focused on the development of Logistics Management System for Hizon Laboratory Incorporated. It is intended to be used by the employees: project managers, warehouse man, delivery personnel, etc of the company. This study is conducted this summer school year 2010-2011 at Technological Institute of the Philippines, Quezon City. The programming languages to be used are VB .Net, MS Access 2007. The features of the system include: • Demand Forecasting - the activity of estimating the quantity of a product that the company will purchase. • Customer service - series of activities designed to enhance the level of customer satisfaction – that is, the feeling that a product or service has met the customer expectation. • Capital management - a strategy focusing on maintaining efficient levels of both components of working capital, current assets and current liabilities, in respect to each other. Capital management ensures a company has sufficient cash flow in order to meet its short-term debt obligations and operating expenses. • Increase documentation – a means of providing a detailed account of every business transaction
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