Vol. 2 No. 1 (2024)
Articles

The Effect of Stock and Waste Control on Productivity in International Breweries Plc in Onitsha

Dr. Oguejiofor N.D.C
Department of Entrepreneurship Studies, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Igbariam, Anambra State, Nigeria
Dr. Ohanyere C.P
Department of Business Administration, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Igbariam, Anambra State, Nigeria

Published 2024-01-13

Keywords

  • Planning,
  • Logistic,
  • stock,
  • waste control

How to Cite

Oguejiofor N.D.C, & Ohanyere C.P. (2024). The Effect of Stock and Waste Control on Productivity in International Breweries Plc in Onitsha. Open Access Journal of Management Sciences Research, 2(1), 69-78. https://www.openjournals.ijaar.org/index.php/oajmsr/article/view/503

How to Cite

Oguejiofor N.D.C, & Ohanyere C.P. (2024). The Effect of Stock and Waste Control on Productivity in International Breweries Plc in Onitsha. Open Access Journal of Management Sciences Research, 2(1), 69-78. https://www.openjournals.ijaar.org/index.php/oajmsr/article/view/503

Abstract

The study explored the effect of stock and waste control on productivity of Nigerian Bottling Company. The main objective of the study is to determine the extent to which waste contributed to economic activities in Onitsha. This study is anchored on Keiski theory of waste which posits that resource use optimization be promoted to help prevent waste from causing harm to human health and environment. The study adopted survey method of research. Data were generated through primary and secondary sources. Data was collection through questionnaire which was administered among the staff of International Breweries Plc randomly. The population of the study was 920. The sample size of the study was two hundred and ninety (290). Two hundred and ninety (290) questionnaires were distributed, while two hundred and seventy (270) questionnaires were retrieved. Using regression analysis method at 0.05% level of significance the hypotheses were tested. The finding of the study revealed that waste when not managed, could cause harm on health. Stock and waste control has a significant effect on productivity in International Breweries Plc in Onitsha given its F-value of 9.418. The study also concluded that the minimization of materials wastage during production is important in order to avoid loss of profits. The study recommends that the three Rs which are Reduce, Reuse and Recycle should be used effectively.

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