Essays about: "Environmental Supply Chain Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 essays containing the words Environmental Supply Chain Management.

  1. 1. The role of Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives in Swedish apparel brands' Sustainable Supply Chain Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Dominika MacHek; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental impacts; Sustainable supply chain management; Multi-stakeholder initiatives; Swedish apparel and textile industry; Science General;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to increase the understanding of multi-stakeholder initiatives (MSIs) as means for the Swedish apparel industry to enhance their sustainable supply chain management (SSCM). Three MSIs that address environmental issues in apparel supply chains are explored as cases – Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC), Sweden Textile Water Initiative (STWI), and Textile Exchange (TE), focusing on the perceptions of Swedish apparel brands. READ MORE

  2. 2. Governing sustainability in the garment sector: The European Union’s action agenda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Caroline Heinz; [2018]
    Keywords : European Union; sustainable garment governance; green economy; circular economy; sustainable supply chain management; planetary boundaries; environmental sustainability; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The garment sector has increasingly attracted attention over the last years, due to it being an important contributor to the increasing pressure on planetary boundaries. While not only representing one of the world’s largest consumer industries, but also, a growing sector, trends are indicating towards its negative environmental and social impacts rising further. READ MORE

  3. 3. A strategic distribution model for an upscaling project at an emerging market - and a blockchain technology use case approach to the supply chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anes Sestic; William Ribbing Dahlgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Distributed manufacturing; upscaling; supply chain planning; network planning; scenario planning; blockchain technology; business development; supply chain management; simulation modelling; transparency; traceability; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Background: Globalization is a phenomenon which has been around since the mid- 19th century, influencing companies to either expand existing markets or entering new markets, to seek new profits. For companies with a global supply chain, the total supply chain cost is a vital factor. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainability Certification Goes Blockchain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Niklas Wehner; [2018]
    Keywords : third party sustainability certification; blockchain; traceability; global value chains; supply chain management; Business and Economics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Food production accounts for some of the most significant social and environmental impacts at global scale. Reliable information on who produced a product where and under what conditions is a critical enabler for meaningful action on some of the most pressing challenges. READ MORE

  5. 5. The role of blockchain technology for transparency in the fashion supply chain

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Alicja Jordan; Louise Bonde Rasmussen; [2018]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Supply chain; Transparency; Sustainable fashion; Power structures; Green Supply Chain Management; Sustainability;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is one of the most challenging sectors for sustainable development, comprising numerous social and environmental challenges. The industry is based on a complex network of global and fragmented supply chains leading to a lack of transparency. READ MORE