Outline of the Presentation on Riordan Manufacturing, Inc.
Kwame H. Ireland
June 20, 2014
Professor Robert Babcock
Riordan Manufacturing, a company that is wholly owned by Riordan Industries, a Fortune 1000 enterprise specializes in the field of plastic injection molding. Riordan Manufacturing was initially Riordan Plastics, Inc., a company founded by Dr. Riordan in 1991 to process polymers into high tensile strength plastic substrates. Due to its initial success and venture capital obtained, it was able to expand and take on a new identity hence the name change. Its products include plastic beverage containers produced at its plant in Albany, Georgia, custom plastic parts produced at its plant in Pontiac, Michigan, and plastic fan parts produced at its facilities in Hangzhou, China. The company's research and development is done at the corporate headquarters in San Jose. Riordan's major customers are automotive parts manufacturers, aircraft manufacturers, the Department of Defense, beverage makers and bottlers, and appliance manufacture
I. Business Objectives
a. Standardization, Unification of Data, Reduce Costs & Increased Growth & Profits
b. Future Innovation
II. End-User Environment
a. Current Environment - Diverse Professionals, 3 Independent Systems &
b. Future Environment - Employee Training, Unified Software System
III. Finance & Accounting
a. Business Systems:- Provides all pertinent financial, budgetary & purchasing
b.Interrelationships:- Effects every other department of the company.
IV. Human Resources & Legal
a. Business Systems:- Provides worker and management processes and key company
B.Sub-Systems:- Includes job classifications and descriptions.
c. Policies, procedures, and maintains the organizational chart.