Month: December 2020

How to become a supplier to large projects

Small and medium-sized businesses enjoy huge benefits when they participate in large projects, such as Nova Scotia’s National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) and various other megaprojects around the country. Link Original: https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/operations/purchasing/supply-chain-management


December 8, 2020 0

Theoretical perspectives in purchasing and supply chain management: an analysis of the literature

Abstract Purpose This paper attempts to seek answers to four questions. Two of these questions have been borrowed (but adapted) from the work of Defee et al.: RQ1. To what extent is theory used in purchasing and supply chain management (P&SCM) research? RQ2. What are the prevalent theories to be found in P&SCM research? Following on from these…
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The Intellectual Structure of Supply Chain Management.

Abstract Now that supply chain management has a two‐decade research history, it is possible to examine the literature to identify whether there is any latent intellectual structure using bibliometric tools. The study applies a citation and co‐citation approach to reveal four clusters of research that have emerged. One cluster has strong ties to the logistics…
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Sustainable Supply Chain Based on News Articles and Sustainability Reports

Abstract The purpose of this research is to explore sustainable supply chain management (SSCM) trends, and firms’ strategic positioning and execution with regard to sustainability in the textile and apparel industry based on news articles and sustainability reports. Further analysis of the rhetoric in Chief executive officer (CEO) letters within sustainability reports is used to…
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Sustainable green supply chain management: trends and current practices

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to give an up-to-date and structured insight into the literature published during the past decade on sustainable green supply chain management. It also suggests trends for future research based on the research issues identified through systematic and comprehensive analysis of previous studies in the area of green…
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Supply chain performance measures and metrics: a bibliometric study

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to review the existing literature on supply chain performance measures and metrics (PMMs). It provides a critical evaluation of 234 articles published in past 24 years. Link Original: https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/BIJ-08-2017-0224/full/html


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Supply chain performance measurement: a literature review

Abstract This paper is intended to provide a critical literature review on supply chain performance measurement. The study aims at revealing the basic research methodologies/approaches followed, problem areas and requirements for the performance management of the new supply chain era. The review study covers articles coming from major journals related with the topic, including a…
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December 8, 2020 0

Supply chain integration improves performance: the Emperor’s new suit?

Abstract: Purpose: In the literature authors state that there is a positive relation between supply chain integration (SCI) and performance. They claim that this relation is widely discussed and supported empirically. Other authors, however, suggest that integration might be more difficult in practice than in theory, that it should be differentiated and that it is…
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December 8, 2020 0

Supply chain challenges. building relationships.

Abstract  Supply chain management is all about software and systems, right? Put in the best technology, sit back, and watch as your processes run smoothly and the savings roll in? Apparently not. When HBR convened a panel of leading thinkers in the field of supply chain management, technology was not top of mind. People and…
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Retail supply chain management: key priorities and practices

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the unique supply chain strategies employed by retailers. Link Original: https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/09574091111181381/full/html?fullSc=1


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