As of now, the world of business is facing different changes which affect their competitive advantage. Furthermore, the business industry is moving to information-based management. As a result, more and more companies are focusing on implementing information system or computerized system which process data or facts and produces information to be used in the decision-making process (Shim 2000, p.1). Furthermore, most of the businesses have realized the importance of Management Information System (MIS), a system or process that offer the information that are vital in order to manage a company in effective manner. It enables to improve communication among employees, distribute complex material throughout the institution, supply an objective system for recording and aggregating information, lessen expenses that are connected to labor-intensive manual activities and support the organization’s strategic goals and direction. MIS is the combination of men; machine and procedures for the process of collecting significant information from the internal and external source of a firm, and then processes this information for the purpose of facilitating the process of making decision (Kumar n.d., p. 2). Therefore, MIS focus on supporting the decision making function in the organization and it s a computerized business processing system which help to generate information for the people in the organization to meet their information needs for the process of decision-making in order to achieve the objectives and goals of the entire organization (Kumar n.d., p. 2).
Background of Nigerian Brewery
The brewing industry is one of the fastest growing branches of Nigerian manufacturing. It contributes about 28 per cent of MVA (Manufactured Value Added) and provides direct employment for over 30 000 persons. The indirect employment associated with the industry is close to 300 000 including the firms producing ancillary services. Beer, which is the most common product, is...