Essays about: "Supply Chain Risk"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 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. Typology of Upstream Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

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

    Author : Balaji Senthilkumar; Ajay Krishna Shilesh; [2019]
    Keywords : AMR; Antibiotics; Pharmaceutical Supply Chains; Upstream Pharmaceutical Supply Chain; Supply Chain Networks; Supply Network Design; Supply Chain Management; Vertical Integration; Outsourcing; Off Shoring;

    Abstract : Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is the process where the bacteria develop resistance towards the treating effect of an antibiotic drug. AMR poses an alarming threat to human health causing around 700,000 deaths per year around the globe. READ MORE

  5. 5. Blockchain v. Personal Data — A Rising Conflict Between Technology and the Law?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Erik Källman; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Legal Tech; Legal Informatics; IT; IT law; EU; EU Law; Smart Contracts; Hash; Hash Functions; GDPR; General Data Protection Regulation; Personal Data; Right to Erasure; Right to be Forgotten; Art 17; Article 17; Storage Limitation Principle; Blockchain and the GDPR; Blockkedja; Blockkedjor; Dataskyddsförordningen; rättsinformatik; IT-rätt; personuppgift; rätten att bli glömd; rätten att bli raderad; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the blockchain technology from a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) point of view. The focus area is the protection of personal data in blockchains. Blockchain can be summarized as a shared, decentralized ledger where data can only be added, not removed. READ MORE