Essays about: "operational purchasing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words operational purchasing.

  1. 1. Purchasing and digitalization in an era of turbulence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Vishal Natesan; Emil Sarajlic; [2023]
    Keywords : Supplying; digitisation; digitalization; Artificial Intelligence; Turbulence; Delivery performance; Duni Group; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: Purchasing and digitalization in an era of turbulence Authors: Emil Sarajlic & Vishal Natesan Supervisor: Wilbert Baerwaldt, Director Sourcing and Value Chain at Duni AB Louise Bildsten, Department of Industrial Management & Logistics, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University Examiner: Jan Olhager, Department of Industrial Management & Logistics, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University Background: This research delves into the uncertainties and challenges encountered in global supply chain operations, exacerbated by unpredictable events such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2021 Suez Canal obstruction. These disruptions can lead to stock-outs, poor capacity utilization, and the need for expensive buffers. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Adoption of New and Used Electric Vehicles : The difference in the impact of financial factors for new vs. used electric vehicles

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Pierre Johansson; China Venkatareddy Satti; [2023]
    Keywords : New Electric Vehicles; Used Electric Vehicles; Financial Factors;

    Abstract : The growth of the market for electric vehicles (EVs) is increasing each year with record numbers of newly registered electric vehicles in 2022. Electric vehicles are considered the key component of a sustainable transportation sector. The knowledge of influential factors on purchase decisions for new EVs is high. READ MORE

  3. 3. Operational resilience strategies in times of global disruptions : A study of a Swedish national energy company

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Gustav Lindstrand; Anna Oldestam; [2023]
    Keywords : operational resilience; procurement strategy; supply chain disruptions.; operational resilience; inköpsstrategi; supply chain disruptions.;

    Abstract : This study investigates strategies for improving the operational resilience, i.e. an organisation’s capacity to minimise, manage, and recover from disruptions quickly, ensuring continuity in its primary business processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Shifting Gears: Entering the Automotive Vertical

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Tobias Anderberg; Axel Svensson; [2023]
    Keywords : Online automotive advertising; performance-based pricing; classifieds; marketplaces; transactional models; monopolistic markets.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Tradera, Sweden's leading online marketplace for circular consumption, is considering entering the online automotive advertising market in Sweden as a new vertical to diversify its business. This thesis aims to determine if Tradera should enter the online automotive advertising market and to propose a strategic roadmap for entry if it is determined to be beneficial. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessment of the food losses and waste along the tomato and carrot value chain in Sweden: A value chain analysis approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Valery Ndagijimana; [2023]
    Keywords : Carrot; food loss; food waste; sustainable development; tomato; vegetable value chain;

    Abstract : Assessing food losses and waste in the tomato and carrot value chain in Sweden is essential for achieving sustainable development.  This study uses a mixed method to analyze the extent of food loss and waste along the tomato and carrot value chain and related causing factors. READ MORE