Essays about: "Goods Distribution"

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  1. 1. Exploring Coordination Mechanisms and Product Characteristics for Food Waste Reduction Principles: A Case Study in Physical Distribution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Zacharias Samuelsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Food Waste; Food Waste Mitigation; Food Supply Chain; Food Retailing; Food Waste Mitigation in Distribution; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: Exploring Coordination Mechanisms and Product Characteristics for Food Waste Reduction Principles: A Case Study in Physical Distribution Author: Zacharias Samuelsson Thesis supervisor: Eva Berg, Faculty of Engineering at Lund University Thesis Purpose: Identify food waste causes in a global distribution network and develop an improvement proposal for minimizing food waste. Method: This study develops a food waste mitigation framework based on a literature review and assess it through a case at a company. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementation & Sustainability of Returnable Packaging in the Global Manufacturing Industry : A case study at Volvo Trucks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Carl Palmqvist; Oscar Karlsson; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Organizations across the world have seen increasing pressure to become more sustainable through their operations from governmental bodies and consumers. The study focused on the role of packaging within global manufacturing companies, as packaging has been seen to play a large role GHG emissions for global manufacturing supply chains and although returnable packaging is widely used in the industry, packaging for large & low volume goods continues to utilize single-use packaging. READ MORE

  3. 3. Root Cause Analysis for In-Transit Time Performance : Time Series Analysis for Inbound Quantity Received into Warehouse

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Raman Ali; [2021]
    Keywords : Logistic; Time Series; Forecast; Inbound logistics; In-Transit;

    Abstract : Cytiva is a global provider of technologies to global pharmaceutical companies and it is critical to ensure that Cytiva’s customers receive deliveries of products on-time. Cytiva’s products are shipped via road transportation within most parts of Europe and for the rest in the world air freight is used. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social Sustainability in Marine Governance: The Case of Barra del Colorado, Costa Rica

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Paola Apéstegui; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Social Sustainability; Marine Governance; Responsible Fishing Marine Areas; Marine Management Areas; Recognition; Representation; Distribution;

    Abstract : Marine issues develop in complex social contexts, usually involving a large number of sectors, actors, and users. Achieving sustainable marine governance requires a continued and context-specific structure of interdisciplinary knowledge, inter-sectorial interaction as well as inter-institutional coordination that generates daunting challenges to government, stakeholders and civil society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Variations in material properties of grey cast iron and its impact on tool wear

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell Produktion

    Author : Andreas Söderholm; [2021]
    Keywords : Grey cast iron; hard inclusions; tool wear; machinability; graphite structure.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Among cast materials, grey cast iron and ductile iron makes up about three quarters of all cast parts. This makes the manufacturing and machining of grey cast iron an important economical factor for the automotive industry. READ MORE