DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIA BREWERIES LIMITED 9TH MILE CORNER ENUGU. A RESEARCH PROJECT MATERIAL ON COMPUTER SCIENCE
Product distribution is very important in medium and large scale business or companies. Manufacturers must decide on the best way to store, handle and move good and services so that they are available to customers at high time and place.
Therefore manufacturers typically need to employ the services of distribution information system so that distribution effectiveness will have a major on customers satisfaction and company costs.
This research work is a study of the distribution system of the Nigeria Breweries Limited 9th mile corner Enugu. A handful of problems was discovered because of the manual distribution in use in the company. This has almost destroyed good efforts. I stressed the need for good distribution and introduction the use of computers and the installation of distribution information software system that will work with data transmission system interconnected by telephone lines to the existing C.D. P system of a computer. These is also a simple program in this work that will help the management of the company to quickly transmit relevant information to the manufacturing plant on receipt of a customer orders, so that they will be able to get their order quickly.
The rapid growth in technology have compelled man-kind to look inward finding alternative means of accomplishing most his strenuous task.
This discovery in technology showed that the capabilities of a computer, an electronic digital device has the ability to accept, process, store and output data and information when needed with maximum speed and accuracy.
The recognition of distribution information system as a major management function occurred with the rapid introduction of computers to the business world. When a management has vision and freedom of operation to new business as a totally, an entire approach staffing an methodology can be developed based on the genuine capabilities of the computer and the role it plays in handling information.