Essays about: "Logistics service offerings"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Logistics service offerings.

  1. 1. Understanding current and future requirements on logistics service offerings in the Danish construction industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Erik Dufberg; Anton Forsström; [2019]
    Keywords : Logistics service offerings; logistics service dimensions; Danish construction industry; customer requirements.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this research is to create a better understanding of what the current and future customer requirements are on logistics service offerings in the Danish construction industry and how the studied case company can better match these. Methodology - The research was conducted as a case study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring Customer Service in Reverse Logistics Operation: A case study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Johanna Witt; [2018]
    Keywords : Reverse logistics; reverse distribution; B2B environment; perceived service quality; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In today´s supply chains, it often ends by the consumer but as seen with reverse logistics the consumers are the starting point on the reverse flow. Reverse logistics is the opposite route from the usual supply chain and the literature stresses the importance of designing a reverse logistics network, where reverse distribution is essential to reach efficiency. READ MORE

  3. 3. Future Logistical Services from Connected Vehicles : A Case Study at Scania CV AB

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Markus Aarflot; Pontus Jangstam; [2017]
    Keywords : Lean; Logistics; Transport Management; Supply Chain; Fleet Management System; Connected Vehicles; Big Data; Operations Research; Service Development;

    Abstract : The road based transportation operations are growing rapidly, but the current infrastructure cannot sustain the entire growth. At the same time vehicle utilisation and fill rates are low. Improved efficiency of the operations is a necessary way forward for road based transportation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding value-added service offering by 3PL providers : VAS as a source of competitive advantage for the provider and the customer

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Arcelly Ingrid Herrera Quintana; Lisui Yang; [2017]
    Keywords : Third party logistics; value-added services;

    Abstract : Background: Outsourcing logistics operations to third-party logistics providers (3PL) is a growing trend for customer companies in all stages of supply chains. Among the services offered by providers, value-added services (VAS) play a special role for the provider as a differentiation opportunity and a source of higher margins, and for the customer as a way to increase the efficiency of their logistics flow beyond what standard solutions allow. READ MORE

  5. 5. Internal barriers for moving towards circularity - An industrial perspective

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Keywords : Circular Economy; applying CE; barriers; industrial organization; mature organization; cirkulär ekonomi; applicera CE; barriärer; industri företag; mogna företag;

    Abstract : För organisationer som siktar på att bli hållbara är det hävdat att en organisatorisk övergång snarare än en optimering av den nuvarande organisationen är nödvändig (Loorbach & Wijsman, 2013). Detta leder till att när en Cirkulär Ekonomi (CE) modell appliceras och materialflöden sluts innebär det förändringar som påverkar affärsmodeller, logistik, tillhandahålla erbjudanden, service, tillverkning och processer. READ MORE