Essays about: "Supply chain risk management"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 102 essays containing the words Supply chain risk management.

  1. 6. 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

  2. 7. 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

  3. 8. 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

  4. 9. Sustainability risks in multi-tier supply chains. A dynamic capabilities perspective on integrating remote sensing technology into sustainable sourcing to manage sustainability risks in upstream supply chains.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Lisa Marie Heldt; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainable supply chain management; supply chain risk; remote sensing technology; deforestation; multi-tier supply chains; resilience; dynamic capabilities; Social Sciences; Business and Economics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The raw material tier in companies’ supply chains can be a hotspot for sustainability issues like deforestation and resulting legal, reputational, financial and operational risks – yet companies’ supply chain management efforts as well as research on sustainable supply chain management still focus on direct suppliers due to poor upstream transparency. With technical progress, remote sensing and satellite technology now allow companies to gain systematic, direct oversight of deforestation and related environmental change on the ground. READ MORE

  5. 10. Towards an Ethical Business Model with Artificial Intelligence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Arvid Höjbert; Eric Mårtensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Ethical Investments; Creating Shared Value; Stakeholder Theory; Artificial Intelligence; Supply Chain Management; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is twofold. With a stakeholder perspective, the paper has the ambition of understanding why firms decide to invest in ethics. In this sense, we look at such investments both through the lens of mitigating downside risks as well as the lens of creating competitive advantage and shared value. READ MORE