Supplier Quality Challenge – Incoming Receiving Inspection
Create a 10 TO 12 PARAGRAPHS , that outlines the components of a receiving inspection plan.
Select a commodity to use as your example. Possible commodities include:
- Electrical components used in smartphone assembly
- Bulk food products, such as grains and liquids
- Mechanical components for industrial tool manufacturing
- Wiring components used in aerospace manufacturing
- Textiles used in clothing manufacturing
Develop a receiving inspection plan for suppliers of the selected commodity based on the following criteria:
- Newly sourced supplier
- Existing sourced supplier
Analyze why this criteria is important to the receiving inspection plan strategy.
Assess the critical inspection elements to be considered when developing the plan, including the following:
- Incoming lot inspections
- Lot containment
- Data management
- Special handling considerations
- Supplier notifications
- Disposition of non-conforming material
- Supplier returns
Include a process map of the incoming receiving inspection process
Supplier Quality Challenge – Incoming Receiving Inspection Grading Guide
ISCOM/361 Version 3
Purchasing and Procurement
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Individual Assignment: Supplier Quality Challenge – Incoming Receiving Inspection
Purpose of Assignment
This assignment highlights the role of purchasing beyond the award of business to a supplier. It brings to light the impact of supplier quality on the overall effectiveness of supplier management and effective supply chain execution. You will develop a plan for identifying key functions within the inspection process and how this process aligns with supplier communications and product quality at the point of use. By selecting a specific commodity you can focus on the best approach to drive quality initiatives through the supply chain.
The student outlines the components of a receiving inspection plan.
The student selects a commodity to use as an example.
The student develops a receiving inspection plan for suppliers of the selected commodity based on newly sourced suppliers or existing sourced supplier.
The student analyzes why this criteria is important to the receiving inspection plan strategy.