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    Whiller Time

    Unit three Written Assignment KU Consulting Proposal for Albatross Anchor MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University August 27, 2012   Albatross Anchor is a family owned business that is located on a twelve acre suburb in Smalltown USA. The Albatross Anchor is encounting some business set back that is affected their

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    Mt435

    The Competitiveness of Albatross Anchor Name MT/435 Operations Management University Prof: Date Introduction The purpose of this paper is to discuss the competitiveness of Albatross Anchor in regards with the costs, speed of the manufacturing process from order to finished product, flexibility in filling orders, technology, capacity and facilities, and service to customers. Then, the paper will determine ways to reduce costs by determining the process with the lowest breakeven point.

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    Mt435 Unit 6 Assignment

    Albatross Anchor Unit 6 Unit Six Written Assignment Ury Salinas MT435 Operations Management Introduction Question One Carefully review the assignment scenario/case study. From the limited information in the scenario/case study, along with your answers to the unit three written assignment, identify at least three direct and specific long-term and three direct and specific short term operations changes that Albatross Anchor must make to gain a clear and sustainable competitive advantage

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    Albatross Anchor

    Unit three Written Assignment Carrie Flood MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University October 6, 2012 Introduction Question One Based on the information presented in the scenario/case study discuss Albatross Anchor’s competitiveness in relation to (please address all items in the below list and provide support for your conclusions): 1. Cost a) Cost of Production: Albatross charges about the same price as the competitors do. However the inefficiency of their operations

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    Albatross Anchor

    Unit 3: Albatross Anchors Assignment Jacob Barac MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University November 26, 2012 Albatross Anchors Assignment Introduction Albatross Anchors is a family- owned business which was established in 1976, Smalltown, MA in the United States. Albatross Anchor started with four family members, and has largely grown to one hundred and thirty employees. Their operations consist of varies aspects; manufacturer of bell or mushroom anchors. The Albatross Anchors only

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    Unit 3 Albatross Anchors Operations

    Case study on Albatross Anchor MT435 Operations Manageme 11/27/12 Introduction Albatross Anchor is a small family owned business located in Small Ville, MA. Albatross Anchor is located on 12 acres of land. They started out with four employees in 1976 and grow over the years to over 100. The company manufactures two types of anchors in different sizes. The types are the mushroom/bell anchor and the snap hook anchor. Albatross Anchor has many manufacturing problems

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    Mt435 Unit 3

    Unit three Written Assignment Denise M Salazar MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University November 29, 2012 Introduction This case study delves into Albatross Anchor; a small family owned company that produces both fresh and saltwater anchors. This company has grown over the years from 4 employees to 130; but has not shown growth in the operational side. Some of the challenges they face are lack of space and disorganization within the administration of the front office. This

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    Albatross Anchors Unit 3

    Unit three Written Assignment Tezra Lee MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University June 4, 2013 Introduction Albatross Anchor has been in business since 1976, and are the manufacturer of bell/mushroom anchors. They are strictly a wholesale organization; there is no retail service. Their building is comprised of their administrative offices, foundry, shipping and receiving, raw materials and finished product storage, and manufacturing. The plant is located directly

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    Albatross Anchor Unit 3

    Unit Three Written Assignment MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University 4 June 2013 Introduction This case study is about a small business that manufactures anchors for marine craft. This company has grown over the years and employees one hundred and thirty people. It is located in a small rural suburb town of Smalltown, USA. This company faces operational challenges, the plant is old and worn and the technology is outdated. At the same time the plant is not meeting US safety

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    Albatross Anchors Unit 3 Assignment

    Unit three Written Assignment Lacy Smith MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University July 1, 2013 Introduction Albatross Anchor’s is a family owned business that started in 1976 that grew to employ one hundred and thirty employees. All departments of the company are in one building and the departments consist of an administrative office, manufacturing, shipping, receiving, raw materials storage, finished goods storage and the foundry. Through the years the standards of the department

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    Albatross

    Unit three Written Assignment Christine Carter MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University September 13, 2013 Introduction Question One Based on the information presented in the scenario/case study discuss Albatross Anchor’s competitiveness in relation to (please address all items in the below list and provide support for your conclusions): 1. Cost a) Cost of Production: ” In a recent paper, Glock (2010a) studied the impact of variable production rates on the build-up

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    Mt435 Operations Management Unit 6

    Unit Three Written Assignment MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University July 25, 2011 Introduction Question One Albatross Anchor started as a small family business of four people in the 70s and expanded quickly to a facility on 12 acres an employees of over 130. By 1989, the product line was expanded to include snag hook anchors suitable for saltwater marine crafts. This expansion of products allowed Albatross to compete internationally; however, the technology-deprived

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    Albatross Anchor Unit 8 Written Assignment

    Isabella Johnson MT435 Unit eight Kaplan University 03/21/2013   Introduction In the last stage of KU Consulting analysis we will examine an in-depth look at Albatross Anchor. Albatross Anchor is a family business that has been in business for over 35 years. During that period they have built long lasting relationships with business partners and recognized in the industry. They have built strong name recognition and known for their quality product. These are some of the strengths that

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    Unit Three Assignment

    Unit Three Written Assignment Matthew Snyder MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University November 25, 2013 Introduction Hello Albatross Anchor and thank you for allowing us to come in to your place of business with the efforts to try and assist with your production process. KU Consulting will begin to determine what areas could use a revision in several different areas to make Albatross Anchor a profitable business. In order for us to assist you, we will make some recommendations of the

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    Albaross Anchors Unit 3

    Unit three Written Assignment Debbie Crabtree MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University February 17, 2014 Introduction Albatross Anchors is a family owned business that began in 1976 with four family members and has grown over the years now employing 130 people. The company’s facility is located on 12 acres of land and is comprised of only one building. This building includes the administrative offices, shipping and receiving, foundry, manufacturing and large machine area

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    Operations

    Case Study #1 Written Assignment Kimberly McFarland MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University Date: 7/9/2014 Introduction As a consultant for KU Consulting I am going to take a look at Albatross Anchor’s operations. I am going to take a look at their cost structure to see where they can take a closer look at their capacity to see how they can maintain maximum output. I am going to look at their manufacturing process to see how quickly they can produce their anchors. I want to see how

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    Quality Management

    Unit 1 Quality Manageent MT435-02 -Operations Management Professor: Jason Jackson Magida Taracena 8/2/2014 A business may manufacture goods and to meet their clients needs. It is obvious that many customers always know that some businesses make better products than others, and therefore buys accordingly to it. So, that means that the business must reflect on how the client labels the word quality. I think that quality should be meant at the requirements of the customer

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    Albatross Anchor

    shipped to individual retail locations. (02) OEM customers that purchase anchors in large batches to be used as a component in the manufacture of boats. Albatross Anchor does not sell retail. They are strictly a wholesale organization. Unit 10 [MT435:Operations Management] Page 7 of 8 Products The bell anchor is manufactured primarily through a foundry process in which ore is transformed into a liquid state and then poured into molds as part of the production process. The bell anchor is

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    Quality Management

    Journal #1: Quality Management Miché Jones Kaplan University MT435: Operations Management Professor Jason Jackson January 13, 2015 Journal #1: Quality Management Quality Tools Roberta S. Russell and Bernard W. Taylor III, authors of Operations and Supply Chain Management discussed quality tools and their importance to organizations. The authors conveyed that W. Edwards Deming, along with many other successful individuals who focused on quality, created an immense number of tools to discover

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    Albatross Anchor Company Improvement Recommendations

    Student MT435 Unit eight USA University December 8, 2013 Introduction The purpose of this paper to provide suggestion on step that should be taken by Albatross Anchor to improve the company’s manufacturing, logistics, administration and shipping components. Each suggestion has the goal of improving efficiency in the area being targeted and allows Albatross Anchor lower production costs; utilize labor and materials more effectively and attain a higher profit margin

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    Mt435-01 Operations Management

    Quality Management and Lean Systems MT435-01 Operations Management Professor: Cuneyt Altinoz September 7, 2014 Quality Management and Lean Systems Managerial accounting can provide and prepare economic and financial information for manager and internal users (Weygandt, Kimmel, & Kieso, 2012). This paper will reflect some of the key concepts and topics and how this course has affected my personal, professional, and academic development perceptions, in which have provided

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    Albatross Anchor Case Study

    Unit three Written Assignment Vanna Mata MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University September 22, 2011 Albatross Anchor has been in business since 1976. They are manufacturer of bell/mushroom anchors. They are only deal with wholesale; there is no retail service at all. Their building consists of their administrative offices, foundry, shipping and receiving, raw materials and finished materials storage, and manufacturing. Their building is not up to standards and is very old. In

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    Albatross Anchors

    to put more focus on the working environment that they are providing for their employees. They need to make sure that it is safe and free from harm. References Case Study #2 Retrieved June 14, 2016 from file:///C:/Users/aaron's/Downloads/MT435%20Case%20Study%202.pdf Chandrasekar, K. (2011). Workplace environment and its impact on organizational performance Retrieved June 14, 2016 from http://www.ijecbs.com/January2011/N4Jan2011.pdf Gain sharing and Profit Sharing (2016). Retrieved June

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    Albatross Anchor Unit 6

    Unit six Written Assignment Tamisha Matus MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University December 16, 2011 Introduction Question One Carefully review the assignment scenario/case study. From the limited information in the scenario/case study, along with your answers to the unit three written assignment, identify at least three direct and specific long-term and three direct and specific short term operations changes that Albatross Anchor must make to gain a clear and sustainable

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    Albatross Unit 3

    Unit three Written Assignment MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University 1/23/2012 Introduction In the following case study, an overview of the competitiveness of a small family owned business, Albatross Anchors will be provided. In addition an analysis of two differing manufacturing process cost models will be included. Question One Based on the information presented in the scenario/case study discuss Albatross Anchor’s competitiveness in relation to (please address all items

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    Unit 6

    six Unit Written Assignment Erica R Watson MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University June 28, 2011 Introduction Albatross Anchors manufactures two different types of anchors to satisfy their wholesale customers. The company once only manufactured the mushroom or bell anchor but when the competition heated up they began producing the snag hook anchor as well, this occurred in 1989. (Case Study) Being that Albatross Anchors is a major manufacturer and that they are continuing to grow it seems as

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    Oper Management Seminar

    Jenna Campbell Unit 2 Seminar MT435- Operations Management February 16, 2012 * Discuss what makes a good design and how to measure design quality. * Describe the basic aspects of statistical process control * Explain what design quality refers to and discuss some of the tools and techniques for improving the design process Any design has a large impact on the quality of a service or product. Any product that is poorly designed may not meet customer needs or may be so difficult

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    Albatross Anchor's

    MT435 Operations Management Question One Based on the information presented in the scenario/case study discuss Albatross Anchor’s competitiveness in relation to (please address all items in the below list and provide support for your conclusions): 1. Cost a) Cost of Production: Albatross Anchor’s fixed costs are down due to the fact that they house all departments in one location. The cost of manufacturing is $8.00 per pound for mushrooms and bell anchors and $11.00 per pound for snag

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    Albatross Anchor Unit 6

    Unit Six Written Assignment Naomi Grier MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University March 26, 2012 Introduction Albatross Anchor is a small family owned business that began in 1976 with few family members. The company has grown tremendously over the years causing issues with production and the administrative area is also affected. The plant is technology deprived, dirty, disorganized, and not meeting US safety and environmental standards. As the company grew more processes were added

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    Unit 3 Albatross Anchors

    Unit three Written Assignment DeAngela Rivers MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University March 26, 2012 Introduction The case of Albatross Anchor is a manufacturing factory that sells only at the wholesale level. The organization has been faced with operational issues over the past couple of years and they are aiming to find a company to revamp their operations systems to receive the maximum amount of profits minus the excess operational issues. KU Consulting is an organization

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    Albatross Case Study

    Unit three Written Assignment Alicia Turner MT435-02 Operations Management Kaplan University Professor: J, Jackson April 09, 2012 Introduction Albatross Anchor is a company that is located in a small town. The company has been in business for over 30 years and has grown tremendously since the first day of their opening. Throughout the years the company has produced the same type of anchor and made changes to produce a better anchor with a higher quality. The company has been

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    Mt 435 Unit Three

    Unit three Written Assignment Lisa King MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University May 5, 2012 Introduction The consulting firm KU has been asked to bid on a consulting job with Albatross Anchor. This paper will examine, evaluate and propose a revamping of the operations systems for the company. We will begin by performing a process analysis and strategy and evaluate the performance of the current system that is in place. This will be the starting point for which the rest

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    Mt435 Ocupational Management

    Unit three Written Assignment Lisa Schwartz MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University June 26, 2012 Introduction A small family owned business that they started in 1976 with four family members is Albatross Anchors. Now Albatross Anchors now employees one hundred and thirty. The building sits on 12 acres in a small town. We know that the adminidtravie offices are disorganized, dirty and are un inefficiently. The plant is old worn, dirty and not up to date with the new technology

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    Unit Three Assignment

    Unit three Written Assignment Katie Cowell MT435 Operations Management Kaplan University July 23, 2012 Introduction Albatross Anchor is a small business that began in 1976 with only four family members working there. Since then Albatross Anchor has grown from only four people to one hundred and thirty people. Albatross anchor is on a small twelve acre lot and is located in a rural suburb town of Falmouth, MA. The plant and the administrative offices are located in the same building

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    How Can Erp and Mrp Be Used in the Service Industry?

    Unit 8 Alternative Assignment Felicia Brantley MT435 Operations Management Capacity is the ability of an operation to perform and produce. Capacity can be quantified by using efficiency and utilization measures. Over capacity resources means staff and machines are not being fully utilized and not operating at full capacity. Under capacity means customer demand is greater than the supply the organization can fulfill. Forecasting demand can be complex and unreliable in an uncertain environment

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