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Report to the management of Prices snacks reviewing working practices and identify any areas that could be improved or developed with the use of IT in order to maximise the efficiency of the company.

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  • Essay length: 1892 words
  • Submitted: 11/07/2002
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AS and A Level Computer Science

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Prices snacks

Matt Densham

Monday 11th November 2001

Report to the management of Prices snacks reviewing working practices and identify any areas that could be improved or developed with the use of IT in order to maximise the efficiency of the company.

Input, output, and processing devices used in the modern food manufacturing industry.

Before IT was introduced to the workplace

After IT was introduced to the workplace

Difference

Letters to employers were either hand written or done on a type - writer.

Word processing devices for writing letters to employers including mail merge

Time writing letters would be reduced due to templates and mail merges.

Pack design was designed on drawing boards

Pack design now drawn up on multimedia graphic programs

Designs would take less time to draw and changes could be made to designs more easily.

Staff records were kept in large filling cabinets and were awkward to use.

Staff records now kept on a database, on a computer.

The data stored can be accessed much quicker and you can do searches about all employees

Company finances

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