Essays about: "Supply Chain ManagemenT"

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  1. 1. Packaging Operations in the Automotive Industry - Revealing Operational Gaps Related to Network Inefficiency, using Volvo Cars Packaging Operations as an Example

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Marjan Kouchek; Alexandra Stojanoska; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : Automotive Industry; Packaging; Packaging Operations; Loop-Time; Inventory Management; Network Balancing; Supplier Relationship; Volvo Cars; Closed-Loop Supply Chain;

    Abstract : The automotive industry has evolved into an industry of complex supply chains and networks, requiring many activities to be aligned and well-managed in order to avoid abnormalities in both the material flow and information flow. The car assembly requires many different components and material, which also in turn require different types of packaging when being transported to the production plants. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role of Drop Shipping in E-Commerce - A Case Study of a Swedish IT & Consumer Electronics E-Tailer

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrika Haskel; Liridona Mulolli; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : E-commerce; Supply Chain; Order fulfilment; E-fulfilment; Outsourcing; Third-party logistics; Drop shipping;

    Abstract : In line with the technology development electronic retailers (e-tailers) are experiencingextensive pressure on delivering products and services more rapidly than before. In turn,substantial pressure is placed on providing efficient e-fulfilment, which is also considered to bethe most complex task of an e-tailer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Critical success factors' impact on agility of humanitarian supply chains : A case study of the typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines 2013

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Ellen Karlsson; Maria Eriksson; [2017]
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  4. 4. A reshoring decision framework

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Sebastian Schwarz; André Eiler; [2017]
    Keywords : reshoring; offshoring; outsourcing; framework; group of factors;

    Abstract : Background An increasing number of companies in Europe are interested in reshoring the production to their home country. Advantages in other countries, such as low direct wages, do not seem to play the major role anymore. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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