Logistics Management Practice in Awash Bank S.C

Gossaye, Abel (2013) Logistics Management Practice in Awash Bank S.C. Masters thesis, Addis Ababa University.

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The purpose of this study is to assess logistics management practices in Awash Bank S.C. To address this study descriptive analysis method was employed and also quantitative and qualitative approaches were used. The total number of employees (58), from Awash Bank S.c Shared Services all employees from the department were selected for the study. To gather data for the study questionnaire and interview for selected people have been used. Data obtained through questionnaire has been analyzed by using descriptive statics: mean and standard deviation were supported by SPSS 20.0 software version. Moreover, the data obtained using interview has been analyzed qualitatively. The study focused and discovered the current logistics management activities that has an impact on overall logistics activities of the company namely; transportation management, customer service management, inventory planning management, warehouse management and distribution. Poor transportation and distribution management, lack of adequate and experienced staffs, poor customer service management pertaining logistics, lack of technology support/innovation, poor warehouse management frequent stock out and poor procurement have been found the major problems of the company that needs due attention. Therefore, it has been recommended to the company to take measures to solve and improve logistics activities.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5601 Accounting
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: Africana
Depositing User: Andriamparany Edilbert RANOARIVONY
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2018 09:02
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2018 09:02
URI: http://thesisbank.jhia.ac.ke/id/eprint/8275

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