Essays about: "chain process"

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  1. 1. A Developing Country’s Decision Making in Regards to Supplier Selection - A Multiple Case Study of the Hotel Industry in Bali

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Amanda Nygren; Wilma Pramberg; [2023-07-20]
    Keywords : Supplier selection; Sustainable supplier selection; Sustainable development goals; Reasoning behind decision making; Decision making; Triple Bottom Line; Theory of Planned Behavior;

    Abstract : The importance of supply chain management as well as the incorporation of sustainability within supply chain management is agreed upon in existing literature. It is stated that “a company can only perform as well as it is allowed by its suppliers” (Rezaei et al., 2016, p.8165), which makes the supplier selection process evidently important. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular economy of spare parts and data-driven analytics - “Unlocking Sustainable Value: Analyzing Buyback Policy Circularity Performance in Volvo Group’s Reverse Supply Chain - A Renault Trucks Case Study”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Vladyslav Zahladko; [2023-07-20]
    Keywords : closed-loop supply chain; reverse logistics; buyback policy; circular economy; performance measurement; supply chain analytics;

    Abstract : To address the current environmental challenges, companies are steadily shifting from a linear to a circular model in their daily operations. This process implies supplementing the traditional forward logistics with a reverse flow, enabling the reuse, remanufacturing, and recycling of existing products. READ MORE

  3. 3. How macro factors influence decision-making in the fashion industry value chain

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Filippa Johnsson; Roos Kramer; [2023-07-19]
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    Abstract : The complexity of the macroenvironment and value chains within the fashion industry has increased the importance of strategic value chain configurations. The global influence and awareness of macro factors has made it more challenging for decision-makers to integrate macro-environmental changes in their strategic decisions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainability within the Swedish automotive industry - A qualitative study of the incorporation of sustainability criteria in the decision-making process

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Erik Enström; Olle Frendin; [2023-07-19]
    Keywords : Decision-making; Sustainability criteria; Automotive industry; Multi-criteria decision analysis; Scenario Planning;

    Abstract : An increasing amount of pressure has been seen from stakeholders that companies should transition their business to become more sustainable. The result of this pressure can be seen in the Swedish automotive industry as the largest companies have all committed to ambitious sustainability goals. READ MORE

  5. 5. AI and cloud computing are changing the way international companies operate - or do they, quite yet? A single case study on how digital tools within a digital company’s value chain has affected its internationalization process

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kajsa Pålsson; Miriel Sissonen; [2023-07-19]
    Keywords : digitalization; artificial intelligence; cloud computing; digital value chain; internationalization; ICT industry;

    Abstract : Artificial Intelligence and cloud computing services are increasing in popularity among international companies within the ICT industry. Research shows that in order to maintain competitive advantages, companies need to keep up with technological development and implement digital tools in their value chains. READ MORE