Search for dissertations about: "sustainable logistics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 swedish dissertations containing the words sustainable logistics.

  1. 1. Dynamically predicted shelf-life service : Exploring and evaluating a potential sustainable food supply chain innovation

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Malin Göransson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-11-19]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Supply chain; Packaging logistics; Food quality; Food waste; Sustainable innovation; supply chain; Packaging logistics; Food quality; Food waste; Sustainable innovation;

    Abstract : Roughly one third of all the food produced worldwide goes to waste. The global goals for sustainable development set by the United Nations in 2015 call for a 50% reduction of food waste per capita by 2030. We thus face several major food waste challenges that need academic and practical attention. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring logistics actions enabling environmentally sustainable freight transport

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Vendela Santén; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; co-operation; freight transport; actions; load factor; logistics; actors’ perspectives; sustainability; environment;

    Abstract : To curb unsustainable freight transport trends; such as transport growth, larger dependency on road transport and generally an increased share of greenhouse gas emissions from the sector, actions needs to be taken among actors in the logistics system. The purpose of this thesis is to explore logistics actions that enable environmentally sustainable freight transport. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Economic Considerations of a Sustainable City Logistics-based Business Model

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Konstantina Katsela; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018-03-28]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : City logistics initiatives are often conceived as enablers to address the challenges related to the supply and disposal of goods in city centres. Several such city logistics initiatives have been tested to address these challenges. READ MORE

  4. 4. On the Incentives to Shift to Low-Carbon Freight Transport

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Fredrik Eng Larsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; low-carbon transport; green logistics; sustainability; operations and the environment; supply chain management; incentive alignment;

    Abstract : The transport sector accounts for approximately 20% of EU-27 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and 27% of U.S. GHG emissions. With the Kyoto Protocol, Sweden and several other nations have agreed to reduce these emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adapting the environmentallysustainable logistics performancemanagement process

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Maria Persdotter Isaksson; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; environmentally sustainable logistics; performance management process; ESLPM process; alignment; environmental strategy; Logistics; Logistik;

    Abstract : Process based approaches to environmentally sustainable logistics performancemanagement are lacking within organizations that buy logistics services (buyers) and thatsell logistics services (LSPs), which puts a damper on environmentally sustainablelogistics performance. Organizations understand the potential of environmentallysustainable logistics performance management, but they seems unable to developeffective management processes and accurate environmentally sustainable logisticsmetrics. READ MORE