Essays about: "Packaging evaluation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words Packaging evaluation.

  1. 1. Buffer optimisation of a packaging line using Volvo GTO's flow simulation methodology

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Peter Wolak; Mattias Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : simulation; optimisation; optimization; buffer; flow; Volvo GTO; Lean; production; manufacturing;

    Abstract : With the rapid development of computers and their proven usability in manufacturing environments, simulation-based optimisation has become a recognised tool for proposing near-optimal results related to manufacturing system design and improvement. As a world-leading manufacturer within their field, Volvo GTO in Skövde, Sweden is constantly seeking internal development and has in recent years discovered the possibilities provided by flow simulation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Responsible paper sourcing in a global matrix organised retail company

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Author : Annie Sandgren; [2019]
    Keywords : CSR; paper industry; reputational risk; supply network; traceability; försörjningsnätverk; pappersindustrin; spårbarhet;

    Abstract : Pressure from regulation as well as customer demand on responsibly sourced and produced goods and services is greater than ever. IKEA is considered a bench mark company as regards CSR in global supply chains and now a system needs to be put in place to also secure responsible paper sourcing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Predicting catastrophic failure in barrier coated packaging board and paper after creasing and folding : Proposing a methodology to predict barrier failure after creasing and folding

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för kemiteknikKarlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörs- och kemivetenskaper

    Author : Andreas Riedel; [2018]
    Keywords : Crease; Barrier coatings; Folding; Methodology; Cracks;

    Abstract : Different methods to predict barrier failure in packaging board or paper after converting were investigated. The approach was to compare substrates before and after creasing/folding by applying different barrier tests and to propose a methodology to predict failure in the barrier layer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integration of transparency into packaging design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Emma Pignères; [2018]
    Keywords : Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : Transparency has become a key sales pitch for companies! It enables them to show their product and tell the consumers they do not have nothing to hide. But from a technical point of view, transparency implies many risks for product's quality such as photooxidation and other reactions leading to colour change and decrease of product's quality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding consumer preferences for logistics services within online retailing of fresh products : A research conducted on Swedish consumers

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Zhang Peiling; Li Tingting; [2018]
    Keywords : Food supply chain management; Logistics services; Fresh products; Online retailing; Consumer preferences; Conjoint analysis;

    Abstract : Background  In the context of booming e-commerce, logistics service is an opportunity as well as a challenge for fresh products e-retailers and their logistics service providers (LSPs). In fact, they offered various fancy logistics services, like evening home delivery, same-day delivery and recyclable packaging. READ MORE