Search for dissertations about: "distribution chains"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 103 swedish dissertations containing the words distribution chains.

  1. 1. Car distribution organization : strategic issues in four configurations

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Anders Parment; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; car industry; distribution; competition; brands; coordination; strategic issues; distribution chains; lean distribution; retail geography; market knowledge; bilmarknaden; distribution; personbilar; marknadsföring; köpbeteende; varumärke; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with car distribution organization, a context characterized by overcapacity, intense competition, and manufacturers heavily focusing on brands. In the study, different distribution solutions are investigated through applying a framework of four strategic issues. READ MORE

  2. 2. Security in Physical Distribution - Causes, mitigation measures and an investment model

    University dissertation from Teknisk logistik, LTH

    Author : Luca Urciuoli; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; security investments.; security measures in supply chains; causes of security vulnerability; antagonistic risks; security; physical distribution;

    Abstract : Recent statistics and terror events testify an increased vulnerability of distribution networks. Antagonistic threats as theft, counterfeiting, contamination and terror are burdening supply chains with unexpected costs in form of lost cargo, production downtimes, lower customer satisfaction, and higher transportation costs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of local food distribution

    University dissertation from Teknisk logistik, LTH

    Author : Ingrid Nordmark; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : There is increasing interest in local food, as consumers feel confidence in such food. Local food has good opportunities to fulfil quality aspects/requirements of transparency and traceability in the supply chain due to the possibilities for direct interaction between producers and consumers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Inventory Control-Methods for Coordination and Evaluation

    University dissertation from Teknisk logistik, LTH

    Author : Johan Marklund; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Supply Chain; Inventory; Multi-Echelon; Stochastic; Decentralization; Centralized Control; Distribution; Divergent; Batch Ordering.;

    Abstract : Thanks to the fierce competition and the globalization of markets as well as compa¬nies, supply chain management has emerged as one of the most urgent manage¬rial issues in business today. This thesis is devoted to one aspect of this vast problem area - the coordinated management/control of supply chain inventories. READ MORE

  5. 5. Security in Physical Distribution Networks - A Survey Study of Swedish Transport Operators

    University dissertation from Teknisk logistik, LTH

    Author : Luca Urciuoli; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; antagonistic threats.; supply chain security; cargo security; physical distribution security; transportation security; cargo theft; Quantitative Risk Assessment;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Antagonistiska hot mot godstransporter och logistik såsom stölder, smuggling, förfalskningar och terroristaktiviteter utgör ett stort och ofta förbisett problem. Bara i Sverige beräknas stölder under transport kosta samhället ca 1 miljard kronor årligen. READ MORE