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Information Systems at KFF
An analysis of the information systems in Kudler Fine Foods (KFF).
# 118061 | 1,461 words | 10 sources | APA | 2009


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Description:

The paper reviews the business and accounting information needs of small businesses by analyzing a virtual specialty food retailer, Kudler Fine Foods (KFF). The paper examines the strength and weaknesses of KFF's current information systems and explores how KFF can exploit information technology to counter threats and create new business opportunities. The paper aims to show that full integration of information system development and business strategy is vital for a company to succeed in an increasingly competitive world.

Outline:
Abstract
Computer Information System Brief
Key Business and Accounting Information Needs
Analysis of Strengths and Weaknesses and Related Threats of Current Information Technology Use
Evaluation of Opportunities Related to Information Technology

From the Paper:

"Kudler Fine Foods (KFF), an upscale specialty food store, which has three locations in South California, is a typical small business operation facing the challenges of a improving existing information systems and integrating information technology (IT) with business operations (Apollo Group, Inc, 2008). In spite of strategic planning and thorough selection of current accounting system, KFF has encountered issues related to inventory management. KFF's long term success depends on its ability to keep customers satisfied, so efficient inventory control and powerful analysis tools are essential. The following analysis will identify information needs, strength and weaknesses of current information system and opportunities to exploit information technology for business success."

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Apollo Group, Inc. (2008). Kudler Fine Foods. Finance & Accounting Overview. Retrieved November 25, 2009. ACC/542 - Accounting Information Systems. https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/Business/Kudler/Finance/KudlerFinanceOver001.htm
  • Apollo Group, Inc. (2008). Kudler Fine Foods. Finance & Accounting, Procedures, Payroll. Retrieved November 25, 2009. ACC/542 - Accounting Information Systems. https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/Business/Kudler/Finance/KudlerFinanceProcPay001.htm
  • Apollo Group, Inc. (2008). Kudler Fine Foods. Finance & Accounting, Procedures, Purchase. Retrieved November 25, 2009. ACC/542 - Accounting Information Systems. https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/business/Kudler/Finance/KudlerFinanceProcPurch001.htm
  • Apollo Group, Inc. (2008). Kudler Fine Foods. Sales & Marketing, Marketing Overview. Retrieved November 25, 2009. ACC/542 - Accounting Information Systems. https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/business/Kudler/Sales/KudlerSM001.htm
  • Huotari, M. & Wilson, T.D. (2001). "Determining organizational information needs: the Critical Success Factors approach." Information Research, 6(3). Retrieved November 25, 2009, from http://www.shef.ac.uk/~is/publications/infres/paper108.html

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APA Format

Information Systems at KFF (2009, December 31) Retrieved January 28, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/case-study/information-systems-at-kff-118061/

MLA Format

"Information Systems at KFF" 31 December 2009. Web. 28 January. 2022. <https://www.academon.com/case-study/information-systems-at-kff-118061/>

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