• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Aims and objectives of Asda.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

[P3] Aims and Objectives All businesses have aims that they want to achieve, and objectives that help them plan what they have to do to achieve those aims. AIMS are the overall goals and purposes that the business was set up to fulfil. In other words, aims are the general statements of what the business wants to achieve or where it wants to go in future. OBJECTIVES are specific targets that must be achieved if the business is to fulfil its aims. The objectives of a business are closely related to its aims and should fulfil two essential criteria. Objectives are set so that they can be achieved over a period of time. ASDA group PLC aims to provide goods and services that are cheap and affordable to the public. Reducing packaging is one of ASDA's key objectives and they are considering every option to achieve this goal. It intends to increase the amount of fresh products sold loose from boxes and reduce its range of own label pre-packed products sold in its stores across the country. Recently ASDA has announced that it intends to reduce the amount of own label packaging by 25 per cent over the next twelve months. ...read more.

Middle

affordable supermarket in the country * to reduce the amount of own label packaging by 25 per cent over the next twelve months * to improve their services than last year * to sell more of its products The purpose of a business is to survive. Survival of a business enables it to generate profit, leading to the possibility of growing. The objectives of the business must be aimed at what the business does and should be agreed by all those concerned in trying to achieve the objective. The objectives should be challenging and should have time limit of when the objectives should be achieved. Cwmbran Stadium is one of the sports facilities in cwmbran with international-standard athletics track & field as well as a brand new eight-court sports hall. It has fitness suite with welcoming facilities and friendly instructors offering the opportunity to have fun and make friends while working out. Apart from that, it also provides indoor swimming and eight court sports hall. There is also a caf´┐Ż with vending machines.The basic aim of Cwmbran Stadium is to provide good sport facilities to the local community. It provides home for many resident clubs which organize many popular sports activities. ...read more.

Conclusion

other interested parties * To identify ways in which clubs can help to address social, educational and economic disadvantage in their immediate neighbourhood * To research, identify and promote instances of good practice * To provide and exchange information and help for member, and other groups * Ensuring that the stadium is used as a community based facility * Supporting and promoting community development work * Creating a central base for amateur clubs, schools etc. All the Business should have aims and objectives so that they know what they are doing and have certain target to fulfill. It needs aims and objectives to be successful and make profits. It needs to have its staffs working for a common purpose. Aims and objectives are made to make the business more challenging so that the staffs and all the members work equally hard to reach the goal. ?? ?? ?? ?? This document was downloaded from Coursework.Info - The UK's Coursework Database - http://www.coursework.info/ This document was downloaded from Coursework.Info - The UK's Coursework Database - http://www.coursework.info/ This document was downloaded from Coursework.Info - The UK's Coursework Database - http://www.coursework.info/ This document was downloaded from Coursework.Info - The UK's Coursework Database - http://www.coursework.info/ ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Here's what a teacher thought of this essay

3 star(s)

*** Some of the points made about aims and objectives are good but this is a confusing topic and the writer has not really been able to tease out the differences between the two. They have done some useful research into what the businesses do but not so much their aims and objectives.

Marked by teacher David Salter 01/12/2012

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Case Studies and Analysis essays

  1. Zara case study. Zaras Objectives, Strategies and Problems.

    matched with simple to use software. ? Time leadership: the production of the collections is done in maximum 3 weeks; this measure makes Zara come much sooner on the market with new collections than the normal average retailer which needs around 9 months to present a new collection on the market.

  2. Tesco Marketing Activities

    This helps reduce the time taken to complete a questionnaire and encourages people to partake. An example of an actual questionnaire used by Tesco Monaghan is located in the Appendix C. This questionnaire was designed and carried out by 'Behaviour and Attitudes Limited'.

  1. Marketing plan for Trung Nguyen coffee company.

    Nonetheless, consumption has been increasing stably, according to ICO (international coffee organization) since the year 2000, consumption has grown at an average annual rate of 2.4%. Moreover, over 70% of the population is in the 15-64 age group and this offers a promising prospect for coffee consumption since young people

  2. Unit 2 P3 Describe the main physical and technological resources required in the operation ...

    owned legally by the government to prevent copywriters. Accumulated experience and skills Employees that have an accumulated experience in working in Tesco plc will be important to Tesco plc for example if Tesco have a technician that can help fix problems with the computer it will Managing accumulated experience and skilled employees can be beneficial Tesco plc because

  1. D2 Evaluate the effectiveness of business information and its communication as key contributors to ...

    It would also cost a lot of money for people from different place of work to meet and have face to face communication. Telephone Tesco uses Verbal information on the telephone to contact their members of staffs when there is a problem or it can be to check and clarify something for example.

  2. Unit 1 P5 Describe the influence of two contrasting economic environment on business activities ...

    The table below explains how the demands are influenced by the factors on the table. Affordability If the demand from consumers is increasing the suppliers will increase the amount of goods in the economy for consumer, but increasing the demand and supplies in businesses will have its, down fall for

  1. Unit 3 M2 explain the limitations of marketing research used to contribute to the ...

    If the strategies and objectives are inaccurate then the changes that have been made to achieve those objectives will also been working towards wrong targets. When the organisation evaluates these wrong information that has been obtained from the smart research then they will evaluate the information to evaluate to recognise

  2. Unit 32 P3 Explain how developments in the consumer market have impacted on food ...

    Home essential stores have also been influenced because they are known as convenient stores/top up stores. Meaning, once a person has purchased products from that store they will want the same quality of products again, if customers? demands enhances then they must achieve this by purchasing more from suppliers.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work