Supply Chain Management of J C Penney in perspective of APL Logistics Ltd. 1.0. Introduction Internship report is a mandatory requirement of the Bachelor of Business Administration degree of BRAC University. This report has been designed to portray my on the job internship with APL Logistics from the period of January to April, 2007. Being a Customer Service Representative of APL Logistics Limited, I had the opportunity to get attached with the supply chain or logistics management department. During my attachment with the logistics department, I accumulated as much knowledge as possible about the working procedure of this operation department of the company. In the internship report I will try to depict the whole procedure of a …show more content…
Trident started as an agent for APL which is now known as American President Line. Now APL has a direct office which is operated by South Asia President. 3 4.0. Services In today 's global marketplace, Manufacturer needs a logistics partner who can connect far-flung suppliers, vendors and customers. One who spans continents, currencies and customs. APL Logistics is that partner. The objective of this part is to define the service offering of APL Logistics and illustrate with examples how those apply to our operations and are made in the case of supply chain offerings. 1) Transportation Management Services (TMS): § § § Definition: Movement of domestic freight (defined as within the continent – Asia\Middle East, Americas, Europe). In other words the land transportation originates and terminates within the continent. Intermodal, truck or rail. Examples: include truck brokerage, inter-modal management services (IMS/AUTO), and freight management operations. These are the APLL US/Mexico operations. Exceptions: 1) Dedicated contract carriage or distribution services that are integrated with a WMS facility, 2) When the movement is the origination or termination of an international movement under the control of APLL, which can be covered by either a) Ocean B/L, b) Air B/L or c) international FF/broker movement. Cross Dock Facility/Factory/Dist Cntr
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Internship is a six to eight weeks working experience in any organization. The purpose behind doing an internship is to get familiar with a professional working environment. Often students do internships during there vacations so as to gain experience in their field of interest. Students studying engineering, computer science, textiles or business management; they are required to perform at least an internship so as to receive degree from their respective institutions. The purpose of writing this essay is to share my wonderful working experience as an internee at Spyglass Winery. I loved every minute of it as I discovered several new skills and came across with some interesting job opportunities. This statistical analysis (www.fasttrackinternships.com) shows the rate of full time job placements according to the number of internships completed.
My degree path has prepared me for this internship. As a business marketing major I have knowledge of many key business concepts as they have been taught to me by one of the top universities in the country.
At one time JCPenney was considered the pentacle of discount shopping and was consistently growing. A heavy recession in 1974 was the first major obstacle for JCPenney and from there on forward it seemed difficult for the retailer to make progress in the magnitude it had the previous years; however the retailer continued to make profits. In 1998 JCPenney introduced its online catalog service; in the beginnings JCPenney’s catalog was strictly paper and a major player in its business strategy and profits. The introduction of the online shopping proved extremely beneficial for the company due to the online boom of the late 90’s and early 2000’s.
At this internship I have been able to apply my scholarly knowledge to my working experience. The main classes that have helped me in this work experience is Career in Professional Development I & II, Business Ethnics, Management of Organizations, Principles of Marketing, Financial Accounting, and Managerial Accounting.
I had an internship in State Farm Simon Office (an insurance agency) within the Curricular Practical Training portion of my studies since Oct 2014. State Farm is a well-known national brand, which offers automobile/boat/motorcycle insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, business insurance and a number of other insurance lines. Our office is an independent agency for State Farm, which serves individuals, families and businesses in the Philadelphia suburbs and, more commonly, across state lines into Delaware and New Jersey. My position in the office is Marketing Assistant. I worked with the agent to plan and execute marketing strategies, to create marketing targets, to allocate marketing resources among different channels and to oversee and measure the success of marketing efforts.
During my Internship, I was working in the IT Security Risk and Compliance department, also known as ITSRC. The global head of this department is Brian Silver and the vice president is Lee Hindley. They jointly took the decision of assigning the interns in respective teams as per their skillset. The org chart is as follows:
My summer internship as a Promotion Planner at 75 Steel Factory has helped me in being a strong team builder, communicator and consultant. I was required to effectively collaborate with four other members to execute a marketing research. Specifically, my job was identifying customer buying behavior pattern and
An internship is a position that offers hands on practical experience."Internship program is one of the ways of putting our theoretical knowledge into the practical work place, which is being the important roadmap for the students before entering into any jobs.” The delegation of internship program has always been prioritized by the Tribhuvan University (TU). Internship is very helpful to students to apply theory and skills learnt in College for personal development. Internship is also helpful to realize the real world before making any commitment, outline the specific career, work environment and work to be handled.
The company I think that has been successful at transforming its business practices related to supply chain management is Walmart. In 1962, the first Walmart was open, so was Target and Kmart. Sam Walton was the founder of Walmart. Mr. Walton was known for his ways of being cheap in business and in his personal life. Walmart was mainly a success because of Mr. Walton’s wanted to keep costs low and then use the cost advantage to lower down prices even more than they were. After he did this he could then turn around and increase his volume in a product. It went round and round and now, Walmart stands as one of the largest retail stores globally. Within the last ten years, Walmart has become one of the world’s largest retailer stores. Walmart
All persons who did internship this summer in Combustion Associate Inc. must be organized and able to prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks in a fast-paced entrepreneurial agency environment with minimal supervision. I assisted in business development activities, data analytics, market research, and other research-related tasks. I was able to interact with all levels of clients and staff with professionalism and diplomacy. This internship experience was a great opportunity for future growth! As a MBA student, obtaining hands-on experience in a professional work environment which is related in my interest area is extremely important. By doing an intern in summer quarter, I can develop my employability skill and transferable skills. I also explored professional interests; enhance personal development and gain experience and professional skills.
Wal-Mart is very famous for its low price, which may be brought about by the low cost strategy by making the logistics cost always low. Wal-Mart reduces the costs in the process of logistics operation as far as possible, saving the costs to make the goods’ prices lower to the consumers. And this is Wal-Mart’s consistent management tenet and a key component of its success. While in the process of logistics, logistics distribution
The Recent acrimonious debate has focused on the argument of whether logistics and marketing is friend. Marketing is defined as the management processes of individuals and groups create the demand and meet the demand. (Kotler et al. 2013). Converse (1954) made a speech at twenty-sixth Boston Conference on distribution. He claims that the process of selling goods and the process of satisfying consumer’s needs is closely related to logistics. Christopher (2011) states that the performance of marketing is to depend on logistics supply chain. There is no doubt that the logistics is a close link to marketing, in other wards, the logistics is the best friend for marketing. Madhani and Pankaj (2012) claim that the main task of supply chain is to optimize the process of production and distribution in order to control the cost. In contrast, marketing is meet customers’ need in order to maximize profits. As a result, supply chain and marketing work independent, both of them are enemies. However, logistic has a direct and positive decisive influence on the marking in terms of product value, marketing mix and customer service.
My internship topic was “functions & responsibilities of HR & Admin department of Royal Capital Limited”. My organization supervisor helps me to closely work with the functions and responsibilities perform by them to successful continuation of a company in the competitive business environment.