Forecasting improvement & capacity planning
Each team will be responsible for reviewing the following:
- Wegmans Food Markets Operations Tour on p. 33 of the Stevenson text.
- Wegmans Food Markets Operations Tour, Shipping System, on p. 673 of the Stevenson text.
- The Wegmans website (https://www.wegmans.com)
- Provide a detailed description of how 2 of the items found below could be resolved. This must include (1) operations management technique from the text to be applied, (2) method of application, and (3) method of evaluating success of the plan. Support your discussion with outside sources. This section must be 3–4 pages.
- Conveyer belt transporting/handling-damaged inventory & handling
- Forecasting improvement & capacity planning
- Reduce the differences in layout of facilities. Differences increase costs
- *Implement data dashboard to utilize data analysis and enable managers to forecast customer needs and room for improvement before problems or corrective actions are needed.
- Use current APA edition for all formatting.
- Use at least 2 levels of indentation.
- Do not include graphics in the text; add them as appendices.
- Avoid the use of direct quotations; rather, focus on paraphrasing to demonstrate critical thinking.
- Font size of 12 or smaller.
- Margins of 1 inch or smaller.