Essays about: "Supplier selection"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the words Supplier selection.

  1. 1. When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade : A qualitative case study of the impact of Covid-19 in international supplier selection amongst Swedish companies

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Emelie Djerf; Leonita Hoxha; [2022]
    Keywords : Supplier selection strategy; Covid-19; Single vs Multiple Sourcing; Risk Management; Supplier Tiering; Disruption; Swedish Companies; International Suppliers.;

    Abstract : Covid-19 has impacted the international business environment on a large scale. Nonetheless, the pandemic has brought shutdowns and lockdowns, which has caused disruption and a decline in supplies. Implementing risk management in supplier selection strategy has been argued to be critical in managing disruption during Covid-19. READ MORE

  2. 2. Full Material Declaration - A case study on the readiness for declaring Full Material Declaration of chemical substances in components, used in finished products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning; Lunds universitet/Centrum för miljö- och klimatvetenskap (CEC)

    Author : William Lövdahl; [2022]
    Keywords : full material disclosure; full material declaration; FMD; chemical substances in products; CiP; information flow in supply chain; chemical declaration; information flow; chemical; mapping chemical substances; tracking chemical substances; transparency in the supply chain; supplier data sharing; readiness and chemical management; chemical management; chemical disclosure; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The production and use of chemicals has grown exponentially over the past 50 years. Although the knowledge of hazards and risks associated with chemicals towards humans and the environment has increased, we know frightenedly little about how dangerous these might become when part of finished products. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of Environmental Policies on Companies' Competitive Advantage through Green Supplier Selection : An exploratory multiple case study on the Swedish hotel industry

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Fernando Aliaga Narva; Chiara Schneider; Lisa Weller; [2022]
    Keywords : environmental policies; green supplier selection; competitive advantage; eco-labels; green labels; environmental awareness;

    Abstract : Date: (05/01/2022) Level: Bachelor thesis in Business Administration, 15 cr Institution: School of Business, Society and Engineering, Mälardalen University Authors: Fernando Aliaga Narva, Chiara Schneider, Lisa Weller  Title: The Effects of Environmental Policies on Companies’ Competitive Advantage through Green Supplier Selection Tutor: Noushan Memar Keywords: environmental policies, green supplier selection, competitive advantage, eco-labels, green labels, environmental awareness Research Question: How do environmental policies influence companies’ competitive advantage through green supplier selection? Purpose: This research aims to explore and gain an understanding of the connection between environmental policies and competitive advantage. Thus, the purpose of this study is to contribute to companies and their suppliers’ future operations and potentially reveal how they can gain a competitive advantage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Green Innovation through Supplier Relationships : Exploring how early supplier integration can foster green innovation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Melker Pripp; Pontus Hultberg; [2022]
    Keywords : supplier relationship management; internal green integration; early supplier integration ESI ; co-development; green innovation;

    Abstract : Introduction: The focus of this thesis is set on how green innovation can be facilitated through supplier relationships. Early supplier integration (ESI) can be defined as a collaboration between a purchasing firm and its supplier at an early stage of the product conceptualization and green innovation can be defined as the implementation of several management activities aimed at reducing environmental impact. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Value Of Environmental Sustainability: A Shared Responsibility : An exploration of B2B companies in Sweden and their costs and benefits of selecting sustainable business partners, using ISO 14001 as a point of reference.

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Robyn Nilsson Persson; Tindra Falk; [2022]
    Keywords : Environmental Sustainability; ISO 14001; Business-to-Business; B2B; Supplier selection; Sustainability positioning; Sweden; Costs; Benefits;

    Abstract : Background: The business-to-business (B2B) industry stands for a significant portion of the environmental issue, yet the customer is still having price, quality, and service as major determinants for the choice of suppliers. The difficulty on how to evaluate environmental factors is hence increasingly demanding. READ MORE