Essays about: "disadvantages of logistics management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words disadvantages of logistics management.

  1. 1. A study on layout design for a logistic center – Case study at ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions Sweden AB

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Innovation och produktrealisering; Mälardalens högskola/Innovation och produktrealisering

    Author : Delon Mikhail; Stapheen Sadllah; [2020]
    Keywords : Layout Planning; Logistic center; Systematic Layout Planning; Value Stream Mapping; ASRS; AGV; AMR;

    Abstract : Most organizations understand that in order to progress in a market that is dominated by competition, they must identify practices that can lead to improvements and obtaining competitive advantages. As a way to drive improvements, it has led to the link between layout planning and supply chain management receiving growing awareness. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making use of the crowd : Can crowdsourcing function as an enabler for Swedish small – and medium size enterprises?

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Julia Schnitzer; Jonatan Axfjord; [2015]
    Keywords : Crowdsourcing; Swedish SME’s; Intermediation platforms; Collective idea gathering; Enabler;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the concept of crowdsourcing and how this can be exploited by small- and medium size enterprises in Sweden, to function as a mean for improvement. In order to achieve this, a working conceptual model was outlined and three research questions were formulated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cloud computing in the 3PL industry. A profound insight into the benefits & challenges of cloud-based services: A two fold approach

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Danai Gantzia; Maria Eleni Sklatinioti; [2014]
    Keywords : 3PLs; benefits; challenges; cloud-based services; cloud computing; cloud logistics; cloud providers; cloud usage;

    Abstract : Problem: Practical industry advancements associated with cloud computing in the contextof supply chain rapidly proliferate. However, there is a lack of academic research that investigatesthe application of this technology from a theoretical standpoint. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Integration of LSPs : Real-life insights into how and why logistics companies integrate with their customers

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Tone-Lise Osnes; Annika Schmitz; [2013]
    Keywords : integration; logistics service providers; motivators; advantages; obstacles; disadvantages; extent of integration; approaches;

    Abstract : Problem: In today’s competitive business world, companies are faced with challenges due to increasing competition, changes in customer demands, new technologies, and globalization. Due to these changes, competition does not take place between single companies anymore but rather whole SCs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of dry ports in Småland, Sweden : Comparing the cases of Nässjö and Vaggeryd

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Frans Willem Gerard Haak; Dainora Tamosaityte; [2012]
    Keywords : dry port; inland terminal; intermodal transportation; logistics; development;

    Abstract : Problem: Due to several changes in the market, economy, industry and the environment there was an increasing trend in emerging dry ports/inland terminals throughout Sweden. A dry port is still a young term in the transportation field gaining more popularity and attention. READ MORE