Essays about: "Supply chain risk management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 99 essays containing the words Supply chain risk management.

  1. 1. Circularity in ICT Supply Chain Management : Assessing material efficiency in inventory management for circularity at Ericsson

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Tove Karlsson; Lovisa Torfgård; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Sustainability; ICT products; Rework; Reuse; Modularization; Excess inventory; Barriers to improved inventory management;

    Abstract : In the currently dominating linear economy, there is a strong focus on the forward supply of products, where products and materials are being replaced and wasted at an increasing pace. In addition to this, there are products not even reaching customers, being scrapped as a result of them being excess in inventories. READ MORE

  2. 2. Covid-19: Balancing risk and reward in business : A multi-case research studying Covid-19’s effects Swedish based firms’ supply chains and whether firms’ risk management has been sufficient or not.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : William Andersson-Junkka; John Lystrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Covid-19; coronavirus; supply chain management; risk management;

    Abstract : When global complications occur firms must possess the capability to work around the new obstacles and aim to proceed with their operations as normal as possible. With the Covid-19 situation escalating day by day, the worries regarding if the companies of the world grow consequentially. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of Decision Model for Vertical Integration of Sales and Service Network, Scania CV AB.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Ashwanth Sankar; Gokul Kannappan; [2020]
    Keywords : Vertical Integration; Downstream; Supply Chain; Operations Management; Sales Development; Sales and Marketing; Operation Strategy;

    Abstract : Abstract Vertical integration is a strategy where the firm owns the supply chain activities to gain control over the business operations, increasing the market share, and lowering the transaction costs. The vertically integrated firms tend to make more in-house operations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimization of aftermarket logistics with dual supply chains for Sandvik AB

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teknisk ekonomi och logistik; Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Gopalakrishnan Srinivasan; Akshay Hingmire; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: Aftermarket logistics is important for a manufacturing company to maintain customer satisfaction in the long run. However, the supply chain set for aftermarket parts is equally crucial as the original equipment. Modification or optimization of the logistics systems for slow-moving aftermarket items is inevitable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Supply Risk Management as a means of achieving World Class Commodity Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teknisk ekonomi och logistik

    Author : Fred Westerberg; Truls Nörgaard Grytli; [2020]
    Keywords : Proactive Supply Risk Management; Risk Management; Supply Chain Management; Sourcing; Commodity Management; Single Case Study; Survey; Axis Communication AB; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Axis Communications AB is a network surveillance company based in Lund, Sweden, that has experienced steady growth for several years. Axis has no own manufacturing and instead utilize contracted manufacturers around the world. READ MORE