Essays about: "Supply Chain ManagemenT"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 534 essays containing the words Supply Chain ManagemenT.

  1. 1. The Connections Between Proactive and Reactive Supply Chain Risk Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Cecilia Olsson; Camilla De Verdier; [2017]
    Keywords : Proactive supply chain risk management; Reactive supply chain risk management; Supply disruptions; Connections; Natural hazards; Technological hazards; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Axis is a network surveillance company, based in Lund, Sweden. Axis has outsourced its production to contract manufacturers which are positioned in different parts of the world. Axis’ suppliers are also spread across the globe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability in the Regional Food Supply Chain of Lahti

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johanna Snell; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; food sustainability; producer-consumer relations; regional food supply chain; alternative food networks;

    Abstract : Unsustainable food production and consumption patterns are threatening our living environment and our lives on earth. There is a need for profound transition in our ways to produce and consume food. Food, its production and consumption is a hot topic currently – as can be seen in media and in several projects run by various institutions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ranking suppliers by using the Sustainable Supplier Evaluation Criteria (SSEC) and Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) methods

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Tallat Mehmood; Farnaz Khodabandeh; [2017]
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    Abstract : Background: Despite the competition for achieving lower costs and higher profits, companies are nowadays becoming increasingly aware of the environmental and social impacts of their operations. This is unveiled by growing numbers of sustainable activities in companies’ reports. READ MORE

  4. 4. How to Fully Obtain the Potential Benefits of a Digital Document Management System – A Guide to Successful Implementation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Axel Söderlund Carlborg; [2017]
    Keywords : Connected Manufacturing; Digitisation; Documentation; Document Management; Industry 4.0; Internet of Things; ISO; ISO 9000; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Technological advancements over the last decades have resulted in an increased degree of digitalisation within as well as in between companies around the world. As a result, requirements on companies in general are growing and global competition is steadily increasing. READ MORE

  5. 5. The process of setting science-based supply chain greenhouse gas emission targets - An exploratory study of IKEA Component’s scope 3 target setting process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Caroline Vernet; Pernilla Agné; [2017]
    Keywords : greenhouse gas; scope 3; green supply chain management; Science-based targets; carbon management; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: The world is facing global warming because of excessive release of greenhouse gases. The Science Based Target Initiative encourages companies to do their fair share in limiting the temperature increase to 2 degrees above preindustrial temperatures. This is called setting science-based targets. READ MORE