Essays about: "thesis supply chain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 595 essays containing the words thesis supply chain.

  1. 1. Delivery Reliability and Public Procurement - A Case Study on a Healthcare Provider

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Christofer Sjöquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Delivery Reliability; Purchasing; Public Healthcare; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Assuring delivery reliability is a vital part for any organisation in a supply chain, and in few cases could the consequences of a failed delivery be as dire as they would in the case of a healthcare provider. However, delivery reliability is not a well-studied subject within the context of public healthcare procurement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Performance Evaluation of a Blockchain-based Traceability System : A Case Study at IKEA

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system; Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Tobias Sund; Claes Lööf; [2019]
    Keywords : blockchain; traceability; supply chain;

    Abstract : Establishing traceability in global supply chains is a complicated problem. Current solutions for achieving traceability are expensive or imperfect, and give rise to organizational and trust-related issues. Blockchain could present itself as a solution to many of these issues. This thesis aims to build a blockchain-based traceability system. READ MORE

  3. 3. HOW TO ACHIEVE AND ENHANCE TRACEABILITY : A study about how traceability could beimproved within manufacturing processes

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Avd.)

    Author : Lisa Grunning; [2019]
    Keywords : Traceability; traceability system; traceability method; traceability implementation; total quality management; manufacturing company; Industry 4.0; Spårbarhet; spårbarhetssystem; spårbarhetsmetod; spårbarhetsimplementering; total kvalitetsledning; tillverkande företag; Industri 4.0;

    Abstract : The trends for manufacturing organizations are continuously increased customer expectations and demands, together with globalization of both markets and competition. As we are currently approaching the fourth industrial revolution and in order to stay competitive, companies need to adopt technological changes, differentiate themselves and improve their digital maturity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Forming a Supply Chain Strategy for a Startup

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Hanna Isacsson; Jakob Kittle; [2019]
    Keywords : Startup; Scaleup; Supply Chain Strategy; Born Global; High-tech; Manufacturing; Performance Measurements; Critical Success Factors; Scaling Startup; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : About 90% of all startups fail to become successful, and the most significant reason is due to premature scaling. Limited research has priorly been conducted in the borderland between startups and supply chain. Explicitly on how a startup should go about defining its supply chain objective and how to measure its performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improvement Strategies in Construction Sites : Development of Rapid Site Assessment for House-building Industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Pontus Urban; [2019]
    Keywords : Rapid Site Assessment; RSA; Lean; Lean Construction; House-building industry;

    Abstract : The construction industry has deteriorated during the past 40 years. Up to 35 % of the production cost is from wastes. The manufacturing industry has had an opposite development, in many cases owing to the contributions of Lean Production and various assessment tools. READ MORE