Search for dissertations about: "Information Supply Chains"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 swedish dissertations containing the words Information Supply Chains.

  1. 1. Understanding information sharing in supply chains - Identifying contingency factors that impact benefits of information sharing

    University dissertation from Faculty of Engineering, Department of Industrial Management and Logistics

    Author : Joakim Kembro; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Logistics; Supply chain; Supply chain management; Information sharing; Information flow; Demand data; Contingency theory; Contextual factor;

    Abstract : To increase our understanding of information sharing in supply chains the purposeof this licentiate was threefold: to review and analyze existing academic literature to describe and structure the research field; to empirically explore information sharing in a supply chain representing more than three tiers; and to explore contingency factors through literature reviews and empirical data collection. Thereby this licentiate thesis addresses several gaps identified in academic literature. READ MORE

  2. 2. Logistics Collaboration in Supply Chains A Survey of Swedish Manufacturing Companies

    University dissertation from Ekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Sandberg; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business and economics; logistics; supply chains; chain management; questionnaire; Ekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to describe logistics collaboration in supply chains. During the past two decades, a new trend towards integration and collaboration in supply chains has been recognised among researchers as well as among business practitioners. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis of manufacturing supply chains using system dynamics and multi-objective optimization

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Tehseen Aslam; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Supply Chain Management; System Dynamics; Multi-Objective Optimization; Technology; Teknik;

    Abstract : Supply chains are in general complex networks composed of autonomous entities whereby multiple performance measures in different levels, which in most cases are in conflict with each other, have to be taken into account. Hence, due to the multiple performance measures, supply chain decision making is much more complex than treating it as a single objective optimization problem. READ MORE

  4. 4. Information for transparency in transport chains

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Inger Gustafsson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Information; Logistics; Intermodal transports; Transparency; EDI; Trust; Distributed knowledge;

    Abstract : Intermodal transports chains are complex both through its numbers of players and its number of different processes. The relationships between the players are usually settled through contractual agreements. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chemical risk information in product chains: The cases of paint and textile

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Kristin Fransson; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; supply chains; paint; textile; Chemical risk information; product chains; REACH;

    Abstract : Chemicals are present in or have been used for production of a large number of products available for private consumers. There are many benefits and useful applications of chemicals, but risks and negative side-effects shall not be overlooked. READ MORE