Essays about: "Supply chain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 891 essays containing the words Supply chain.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Purchasing 4.0: An Exploratory Multiple Case Study on the Purchasing Process Reshaped by Industry 4.0 in the Automotive Industry

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

    Author : Simon Gottge; Torben Menzel; [2017]
    Keywords : Purchasing; Industry 4.0; Purchasing 4.0; Purchasing Process; Automotive;

    Abstract : Title:  Purchasing 4.0: An Exploratory Multiple Case Study on the Purchasing Process Reshaped by Industry 4.0 in the Automotive Industry Authors: Simon Gottge, Torben Menzel Background: Rapidly transforming technologies and changing customer expectations trigger the fourth industrial revolution. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Evaluation of the Corrugated Box Strength Performance in Supply Chains - A Case Study of Duni AB

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Muhamad Syahir Suhaimi; [2017]
    Keywords : corrugated box; strength reduction; safety factor; box compression test; shocks; relative humidity; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Duni has successfully expand their business internationally. Internationalization makes the distance between the producer and consumers become longer and this leads to strength reduction of corrugated boxes along the supply chain. READ MORE