Essays about: "Supply chain risk management"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 91 essays containing the words Supply chain risk management.

  1. 16. Coordinating the distribution networks in clinical supply chains A case of AstraZeneca’s pharmaceutical and lab kits networks

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ioannis Poulios; Efthymios Kanatos; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : clinical studies; clinical trial logistics; pharmaceutical R D sector; AstraZeneca; regulations in clinical studies; drug import regulations; supply chain coordination;

    Abstract : MSC in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 17. A framework for implementing the VMI model in an MRO partnership

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Abdulrahman Altabba; Lina Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Sustainable Logistics; MRO Maintenance; Repair; and Operations ; Vendor Managed Inventory; Electronic Data Interchange; VMI; EDI; Logistics Management;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate the feasibility of implementing the Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) model in an MRO (maintenance, repair, and operations) partnership, and highlight its potential economic, environmental, and organizational benefits, as well as limitations.Approach - First, a comprehensive literature review was conducted on fields relevant to VMI. READ MORE

  3. 18. Long-term supply contracts in bioenergy

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Logan Hunter Roise; [2016]
    Keywords : long-term; supply; contracts; bioenergy; energy; woody; fossil fuels; biomass;

    Abstract : A review was made of the current and past use of long-term supply contracts in the forestry, coal, and natural gas industries to assess the applicability of long-term supply contracts in bioenergy and why they are not prevalent. To assess past use, an extensive literature review was undertaken. READ MORE

  4. 19. Consumer product contents information from the 1st tier supplier : Obstacles to 1st tier supplier compliance to product contents information requirements and useful supply chain management practices to ensure supplier compliance

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Linnea Nilsson; Sahra Svensson; [2016]
    Keywords : Responsible Supply Chain Management; Principal-Agent theory; chemical information; product contents information; material declaration;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to identify the obstacles against supplier compliance, which focal companies encounter within the upstream supply chain when attempting to collect the requested product contents information. Based on this problem, the objective is to identify the most useful supply chain management practices to ensure supplier compliance. READ MORE

  5. 20. Suitability of inbound VMI at a manufacturing company

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Helga Sif Helgadóttir; Hanna Johansson Ryytty; [2016]
    Keywords : Vendor Managed Inventory; VMI; collaborative planning; manufacturing companies; VMI suitability; suitability framework; supply chain management; information sharing.;

    Abstract : A main challenge for supply chains concerns how to handle the demand planning and inventory management in the order-delivery process. Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) is a concept that has been applied in order to meet this challenge. READ MORE