Essays about: "Global Supply Chain."

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  1. 1. Backshore Once Offshored Manufacturing? : Exploring Sustainability as a Driver for Backshoring Decisions in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Valeria Bracamonte Nuñez; [2022]
    Keywords : offshoring; backshoring; sustainability; environmental system analysis tools; environmental decision making; Swedish automotive industry and global steel industry;

    Abstract : This master thesis has been conducted for Hanza Holding AB which is a global company with production facilities grouped into local clusters in proximity to its clients. The company has experienced an increased demand from companies seeking to relocate their production back to their home countries to be closer to their end markets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Additive Manufacturing solving Spare Parts Challenges within Heavy Equipment Industry

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Ayad Namik; [2022]
    Keywords : Spare part management; spare part of heavy equipment; additive manufacturing for spare parts; product development; and design for additive manufacturing;

    Abstract : Background Companies which operate within heavy equipment are highly dependent on a continuous spare part stream to minimise their production downtime. The disruption of the pandemic known as Covid19 has brought the global supply chain to its knee, and countless companies have been affected by the global supply shortage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strategies for regional deployment of hydrogen infrastructure : The case of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Roberto Di Molfetta; [2022]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; Infrastructure rollout; Supply chain pathways; Mobility; Hydrogen buses.;

    Abstract : In response to the growing urge towards decarbonisation, more and more initiatives have been set to reduce and/or compensate the level of CO2 (carbon dioxide) emitted by human activities, which is one of the main responsible of the incumbent threats of “global warming” and “climate change”. “Climate neutrality by 2050” has become a decisive topic for political agendas worldwide and, against that background, the hydrogen economy can play a significant role. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digitalizing the supply chain on the road to deal with global crises

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Xitao Mo; [2022]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; DigiGoods; Supply chain; Digitization; Multi-stage; Prediction;

    Abstract : Recent years have seen more and more companies digitize their logistics systems to varying degrees. Data sharing standards for the supply chain have appeared in different fields, such as ONE Record for air cargo transport, papiNet for the paper and forest industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Manufacturing Reshoring among Swedish Firms

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Negar Ghasemi Rad; [2022]
    Keywords : reshoring; manufacturing; reshoring drivers and barriers; reshoring trend in Sweden; Swedish firms’ expectations; offshoring; location advantages;

    Abstract : Due to the global nature of business, the dispersion of international geographical activities has increased and location decision-making has become a critical strategic decision for companies. Recent research, on the other hand, has begun to report on an opposite movement. READ MORE