Team # 263 -- OPP Standing Order Release Team
Finance and Business

January 1998

Objective

To redefine the processing requirements of standing order releases to reduce cycle time and cost.

Team Membership

  • Kathy Lathbury, Sponsor
  • Laura Appleyard, Leader
  • Larry Bair, Facilitator

Results Achieved to Date

  • Missing release requests decreased from 72 to 0
  • It was also found that 730 hours/year were saved
  • The cycle time from the pre-team to the post-team stage was reduced by 4 days turn around time; Using inventory price averaging, 3-5 days are saved in finding the actual vendor price

TOP

Search

Contact

Office of Planning and Institutional Assessment
The Pennsylvania State University
502 Rider Building
University Park, PA 16802-4819
Phone: (814) 863-8721
Fax: (814) 863-7031
Email:

Copyright 2006-2014 The Pennsylvania State University

This publication is available in alternative media upon request

Questions regarding web issues, please contact psupia@psu.edu