Essays about: "supply chain management conclusion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 201 essays containing the words supply chain management conclusion.

  1. 1. Inside the Future of Shopping Malls - Logistics Approaches for Enhancing the Collection Efficiency of Online Retail Orders from Shopping Malls by Delivery Agents

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Julia Krajka; Kaisa Nordlund; [2023-07-03]
    Keywords : Urban Logistics; Retail; Shopping Malls; Gig Economy; Last Mile Delivery; E-commerce; Automation; Micro-hubs; Parcel Lockers; Consumption Behavior; Stakeholder Management;

    Abstract : Background: The rise of e-commerce has revolutionized the retail industry, with consumers now able to purchase goods online and receive their orders promptly at their doorstep. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this trend, leading to traditional retailers reimagining their strategies and embracing omnichannel approaches to meet the growing demand for fast deliveries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable bread supply chains in Sweden : examining scenarios for reducing or lowering the impact of surplus bread

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Fanny Sturén; [2023]
    Keywords : food waste quantification; bread take-back agreements TBA ; supply chain; food waste hierarchy; sustainable food system; food donations Swedish University;

    Abstract : Food waste has significant environmental, social, and economic implications, demanding actions toward a sustainable food system. In Sweden's bread supply chain, approximately 14% of produced bread is wasted, with 9% attributed to unsold bread in stores. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Incentivization for Transparency between Supply Chain Partners : A Risk Management Perspective

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Isaac Bugbee; Diederik Nijenhof; [2023]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Transparency; Risk Management; Incentivization; Barrier;

    Abstract : Background: Due to unforeseen world events such as the Covid-19 pandemic or war inUkraine, the discussion of risk management in supply chains is increasing. Supply chains areinherently subject to risk as they are completely susceptible to outside entities’ behaviour thatare largely out of their control. READ MORE

  5. 5. Third-party risks in industrial control systems: : A case study in the wind power sector

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

    Author : Abdullahi Ahmed; [2023]
    Keywords : Supply chain security; Wind power; Risk management; Third-party risk management; SCADA-system; Säkerhetshantering för försörjningskedjan; Vindkraft; Riskhantering; Tredjeparts riskhantering; SCADA-system;

    Abstract : This report investigates third-party risk for SCADA systems, using Swedish wind power as an empirical case study. Supervisory, Control, and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems are used in the wind power industry to monitor and control the operational process. The paper also proposed potential strategies for reducing third-party risks and exposures. READ MORE