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  1. 1. E-commerce Related Last Mile Logistics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Hoda Nseif; Kinga Danesch; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban freight flow; freight last mile logistics; LML typology; Sustainable LML; last mile delivery; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : E-commerce activities have been growing rapidly throughout the past decade, leading to a growth just as dominant in last mile logistics and urban freight transport as well. Different factors create these deliveries highly inefficient, expensive, and polluting. This led to the generation of major problems that became more dominant in urban areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Using Lean Practices to Develop Improvement Suggestions for a Warehouse – A case study of a company in the perishables industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Leon Liljeqvist; [2021]
    Keywords : Warehousing; Material flow; Lean; Wastes; Value stream mapping; Case study; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title – Using Lean Practices to Develop Improvement Suggestions for a Warehouse: A case study of a company in the perishables industry Author – Leon Liljeqvist Supervisor – Joakim Kembro, Division of Engineering Logistics, Faculty of Engineering – LTH, Lund University Purpose – The purpose of this thesis is to improve the turnover of goods at the most prominent locations in the warehouse's dispatch area, by identifying problem areas in the material flows that hinder the efficiency and provide remedy suggestions for these. Design/Methodology – To fulfill the purpose a single in-depth case study is conducted with theory-building research purpose. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ensuring Supply Chain Resilience in the Food Retail Industry during COVID-19 : The Case for the Food Retail Companies in Sweden using Resource-Based View Theory

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

    Author : Kazi Safayat Jamil; Manuel Soares; [2021]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Supply Chain Resilience; Food Supply Chain Resilience; COVID-19; Resource-Based View Theory; Food Retail Stores in Sweden;

    Abstract : Background: COVID-19 has brought so many changes in the business environment and in the ways of doing business. Food retail companies in Sweden have been trying to cope with the changes and challenges and have made necessary decisions to become resilient. It is in their urge to become resilient; however, the implementation is arduous at times. READ MORE

  4. 4. Implementing Inland Waterway Transportation as a mode for Construction Logistics in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Dimitrios Zacharopoulos; Badreddine El Rharbi; [2020-06-22]
    Keywords : inland waterway transportation; sustainable transportation; modal shift; construction logistics; urban transport;

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

  5. 5. Central Warehousing and Omni channel logistics strategy : A case study of baby products provider and clothing retailer

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

    Author : Mansoor Ahmed Gondal; [2020]
    Keywords : Retailing; Warehouse management; ERP;

    Abstract : Background: Retailing industry has been growing all around the world tremendously. We will see a remarkable change and improvement in clothing and baby products retailing industries in Sweden. Previously, companies either try to sell through traditional brick and mortar physical stores or online. READ MORE