Search for dissertations about: "Green Purchasing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words Green Purchasing.

  1. 1. Purchasing practices of environmentally preferable transport services, Guidance to increased shipper considerations

    University dissertation from Department of Industrial Management and Logistics, Lund Institute of Technology

    Author : Maria Björklund; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; Technological sciences; Industriell ekonomi; Commercial and industrial economics; Shippers perspective; Logistics Management; Transport services; Green Purchasing; Purchasing; Environment; Teknik; Environmental technology; pollution control; Miljöteknik; kontroll av utsläpp;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling handlar om hur företag visar, och kan visa, miljöhänsyn vid upphandling av godstransporttjänster. Transporter är en starkt bidragande, och växande, faktor till många miljöproblem såsom den förstärkta växthuseffekten och hälsofarliga partiklar i luften. READ MORE

  2. 2. Contractors in Green Construction: Relationships to Suppliers and Developers

    University dissertation from Department of Industrial Management and Logistics, Lund Institute of Technology

    Author : Shahin Mokhlesian; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; contractor-supplier relationship; relational capability; partnering; innovation; purchasing; vertically-integrated developer; TCE; green construction;

    Abstract : Introduction of green changes in different stages of a construction project are reflected in construction processes and products, and in the relationship between contractors and other firms and consequently in the business model of contractors. The aim of this thesis is to understand and analyse contractors’ collaboration practices with suppliers and clients in green construction projects and processes, and see if there are differences in how contractors collaborate with their clients and suppliers as a result of engaging in green construction. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental concerns when purchasing freight transport

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Sara Rogerson; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Load factor; Freight transport; Coordination; Shipper; Green logistics; Purchasing process;

    Abstract : Companies that purchase freight transport (shippers) influence the conditions for how transport providers can execute the transport, which in turn influences CO2 emissions. The conditions can be influenced both by shippers’ purchasing processes for freight transport and when shippers prepare goods for delivery. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring shippers, logistics service providers and their relationships in facilitating green logistics

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Amer Jazairy; KTH.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industrial Economics and Management; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; green logistics; logistics relationships; green logistics purchasing; logistics service provider; environmental sustainability; third-party logistics; logistics performance;

    Abstract : The logistics industry causes various harms to the environment. The literature assigns the main responsibility for alleviating such harms to two supply chain actors: shippers (logistics buyers) and logistics service providers (LSPs), which motivated studying them in this thesis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental Perspectives on Marketing of Freight Transports - The Intermodal Road-Rail Case

    University dissertation from Göteborg : BAS Publishing

    Author : Catrin Lammgård; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; freight; transportation; transport market segmentation; green purchasing; sustainable logistics; shippers´ buying behavior; environmental management; green marketing;

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