Essays about: "transportation supply chain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 essays containing the words transportation supply chain.

  1. 1. Extended Gate - Barriers and opportunities for intermodal improvements, a case study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Hällgren; Erik Bengtsson; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Extended Gate; inland terminal; port supply chain integration;

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

  2. 2. Analysing the Impacts of Using Direct Shipments in the Distribution Network for Spare Parts

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Hugo Hedin; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Distribution is a part of the supply chain and refers to the steps taken to move and store a product from the supplier stage to the customer stage in the supply chain. Direct shipment is a concept within distribution and refers to shipping direct between a supplier and a retailer or customer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluating the Environmental Impact of a Product : Partial Life Cycle Assessment

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning; Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Lina Ek; Sanna Ström; [2020]
    Keywords : CO2-eq; climate change; cradle-to-grave; environmental impact; footprint; functional unit; green production; LCA; new product development; supply chain; sustainability; sustainable transport;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this research is to investigate how manufacturing organisations can decrease their environmental impact in the supply chain. To meet the purpose, two research questions were formulated:  1. How can a manufacturing organisation reduce its environmental impact caused by transportation?  2. READ MORE

  4. 4. DISTRIBUTION NETWORK DESIGN : Optimization & simulation of an international supply chain.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Gustav Hultman; [2020]
    Keywords : Supply Chain management; Distribution Network Design; Simulation; Optimization;

    Abstract : Höganäs AB's current distribution network for iron powder in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region is subject to high costs incurred by large inventories and high cost of capital. As a result of increasing demand and service level requirements from customers, inventories have steadily increased. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enhancement of in- and outbound logistics flows : A case study at Dagab Inköp & Logistik AB

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

    Author : Abdelrahman Audi; Yonis Raage; [2020]
    Keywords : CPFR; ERP Systems; Demand Management; Lean; Logistical Flows; Logistics Purchasing;

    Abstract : Background: In today's competitive and dynamic market, companies are trying to find new ways of changing their warehousing and logistics operations to increase the value for customers. Inbound and outbound logistics flows are key channels within warehouses as these encompass activities such as planning and scheduling which align with the flow of goods between enterprises and external associates, i. READ MORE