Essays about: "Supply Chain Risk"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 130 essays containing the words Supply Chain Risk.

  1. 1. Delivery Reliability and Public Procurement - A Case Study on a Healthcare Provider

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Christofer Sjöquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Delivery Reliability; Purchasing; Public Healthcare; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Assuring delivery reliability is a vital part for any organisation in a supply chain, and in few cases could the consequences of a failed delivery be as dire as they would in the case of a healthcare provider. However, delivery reliability is not a well-studied subject within the context of public healthcare procurement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where is my inhaler? : A simulation and optimization study of the Quality Control on Symbicort Turbuhaler at AstraZeneca

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

    Author : Shirin Haddad; Marie Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Discrete event simulation; Evolution strategies; Distribution fitting;

    Abstract : Symbicort Turbuhaler is a medical device produced by the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for the treatment of asthma and symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The delivery reliability of the product is dependent on the performance of the whole supply chain and as part of the chain the results from the department, Quality Control (QC), are mandatory to release the produced batches to the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Risk and cost assessment in supply chain decision making : Developing a tool with analytical hierarchy methodology

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

    Author : Karl Lindqvist; Karl Gladh; [2019]
    Keywords : Risk assessment; Cost; AHP; Product flow; Supply Chain; Decision making;

    Abstract : This study aims to describe how a tool can be developed by assessing risk and cost within the supply chain of a company. By interviewing stakeholders of the chosen case company, and later analysing their answers with the help of a thematic analysis, we were able to isolate the risk criteria seen as significant. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Managing supply chain sustainability risks of antibiotics : A case study within Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Andrea Grau; Patrick Wanner; [2019]
    Keywords : AMR; antibiotics; sustainability; supply chain sustainability risks; SCSR; sustainable development; pharmaceutical supply chains; supply chain management; risk management;

    Abstract : Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has been classified as one of the phenomena that belongs to the current top threats to human health. AMR is the process where bacteria become resistant to the antimicrobial drug and renders the antibiotic ineffective. READ MORE