Inlämning av Examensarbete / Submission of Thesis

Shannon E. Fitzgerald; Estela Luck A.; Anne L. Morgan , pp. 82. TEK/avd. för maskinteknik, 2007.

The work

Författare / Author: Shannon E. Fitzgerald, Estela Luck A., Anne L. Morgan
Titel / Title: Strategies for Sustainable Supply Chain Management: Supplier Interaction Devices
Abstrakt Abstract:

In a competitive business environment that requires strategy and innovation to improve the bottom line, supply chain management has been vital in creating competitive advantage. Increasingly, companies are also identifying sustainability as an opportunity to create competitive advantage. This project explores supply chains as a leverage point in advancing sustainable development. Corporations have developed different tools to interact with their suppliers on sustainability. Three of these devices were analyzed against a framework for strategic sustainable development to identify some of their strengths and weaknesses. A general set of criteria for sustainable supply chain management devices that employs a strategic, whole-systems perspective was then developed.

Ämnesord / Subject: Hållbar utveckling - Sustainability\Business
Hållbar utveckling - Sustainability\Strategic Planning
Hållbar utveckling - Sustainability\General
Nyckelord / Keywords: Supply chain management, sustainable supply chain management, supplier interaction, sustainability, sustainable development

Publication info

Dokument id / Document id:
Program:/ Programme Strategic Leadership Towards Sustainability
Registreringsdatum / Date of registration: 06/20/2007
Uppsatstyp / Type of thesis: D-Uppsats/Magister/Master

Context

Examinator / Examiner: David Waldron
Organisation / Organisation: Blekinge Institute of Technology
Institution / School: TEK/avd. för maskinteknik
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