Essays about: "importance of communication in logistics management"

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  1. 1. Critical success factors of potential CPFR implementations : Two manufacturing case studies in Sweden based on a pre-CPFR stage from the perspective of a buyer – seller relationship

    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 : Emilian Cristea; Gelle Khalif Hassan; [2018]
    Keywords : “supply chain collaboration”; “CPFR”; “CPFR Sweden”; “CPFR critical success factors”; “CPFR implementation”;

    Abstract : Background: Higher global competition and more demanding customers force manufacturing companies to develop and adopt new collaborative strategies; the collaborative planning, forecasting and replenishment concept allows stronger supply chain cooperation, cost saving, improved efficiency and performance. Purpose: Exploratory, to study the criticality of factors that can affect the feasibility of a potential a CPFR implementation in Sweden, from the perspective of a manufacturer in a pre-CPFR implementation stage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Drivers, consequences and actions for reverse logistics within the aftermarket A case study of Volvo Group

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

    Author : Jonas Gustafsson Sagström; Arvid Petersen; [2016]
    Keywords : closed-loop supply chain; reverse logistics; automotive aftermarket; spare parts management; drivers; consequences and actions;

    Abstract : Companies in the automotive industry cannot neglect the growing importance of the aftermarket as itis one of their main sources of profit. For automotive companies like the analyzed case company, theuptime of the vehicles is of the utmost importance for their customers, and balancing high availabilityof parts at the right cost is crucial. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adaptation and Cooperation in TPL Relationships : How do providers and buyers adapt and cooperate to develop mutually beneficial and long-term relationships?

    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 : Eivind Arne Gundersen; Nils Olaf Eriksen; [2013]
    Keywords : TPL relationships; relationship attitudes; relationship adaptation; TPL providers; TPL buyers; social exchange theory; transaction cost economics;

    Abstract : Problem: The developing business market and the pressure it puts on business gives rise to new fields of business within SCM and logistics. Third party logistics (TPL) services have grown rapidly in importance as an alternative to vertical business integration. READ MORE

  4. 4. Carrier selection criteria for Scandinavian domestic road transport : A study of the competition between Scandinavian and Eastern European hauliers in a scenario without restrictions on cabotage

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

    Author : Peter Tillman; [2012]
    Keywords : Carrier selection criteria; haulier selection; Road transport; cabotage.;

    Abstract : The European Commission has for some time indicated a desire to remove the remaining restrictions on cabotage. Such liberalization is expected to result in significant changes on some domestic road transport markets. READ MORE

  5. 5. Preparation for transportation negotiation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sofia Sahlin; [2011-07-18]
    Keywords : Forwarder; preparation; transportation; negotiation; drivers for change;

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