Supply chain management as a source of competitive advantage a case study of three fast-growth companies master thesis in business administration management accounting department of business administration school of economics and commercial law göteborg university spring 2005. Data sources to examine sustainable supply chain management from a strategy point of view three separate but connected studies form the core of this dissertation chapter two of this dissertation proposes a framework of seven market-oriented sustainability strategies by objectively analyzing sustainability reports of. The main objective of supply chain management (scm) has traditionally focused on the economic goals of supply chains, which is to minimize total supply chain costs while at the same time satisfying customer demand however, growing environmental issues and social concerns have compelled many organizations,. Introduction in addition to fulfilling the written examination requirements for certification as a sabsa chartered master (scm), each candidate must submit a 10,000 – 25,000 word thesis based upon original work performed by the candidate using the sabsa framework guidelines on the type of 'work' that is acceptable are. The supply chain operation reference (scor) model, a case study of volvo car inbound logistic operations has been made to illustrate the merits of our hypothesis and its improved results key words: inbound logistics, supply chain management, channel efficiency, logistic process, outsourcing, third party logistic,.
Thesis work at the production and supply chain management group is an intensive study of a scientific topic you can work with theory and methods, often in close collaboration with partners from industry the thesis is usually based on quantitative models and is written in english or german the topic of the thesis should. Completing a thesis is a requirement for every graduate student at mit the scm program turns this academic requirement into an opportunity for students to conceive and execute independent research on a topic of their choice graduates often reflect that this is one of the most challenging and rewarding components of. Abstract this dissertation is about supply chain management some authors have used the term to describe a strategic, inter-organisation issue, others authors to discuss an alternative organisational form to vertical integration much of the operations management literature uses the phrase to describe the planning and. I, brigadier jitender matta (retired), hereby declare that the thesis entitled, “a study of supply chain management in food industry,” is my own work conducted under the supervision of professor (dr) sanjeev gupta at the institute of commerce and management, jiwaji university, gwalior (mp) india, which.
This is my master thesis, my conclusive work for the master in supply chain management at the rotterdam school of management, erasmus university i hope you enjoy reading it during my master, i got intrigued by the topics of sustainability in supply chain management and green operations after completing my second. I think you misunderstand the concept of writing a master thesis from a scientific point of view in general, if you want to see what has been published, google scholar will help you out as well as any library database when you write a master the.
Proposal for improvements in supply chain management at fmc kongsberg subsea – with focus on customer-supplier relationships master thesis in industrial and information management by sylvia m løver agder university college grimstad, may 2006 1. As previous years, we award the best cbs hd-scm thesis and best cbs hd- scm business project, and will this year join forces with the more technical side of scm, technical university of denmark, in order to nominate and award the best dtu operations management thesis 2017 cbs has. This page provides important information for msc eth students interested in writing their master theses in collaboration with the chair of logistics management mas eth students who wish to have prof wagner as their supervisor for a master's thesis project should contact him directly by email if you are interested in. The views expressed in this thesis are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the united states air force, department of defense, or the united states government page 3 afit-lscm-ens-12-16 the effect of supply chain management processes on.
Parts of cps as radio frequency identification system are further developed in a case study, where is attempted to give a clear understanding of how logistics 40 solutions can add value to the actual logistics the outcome of this master thesis can be applied in manufacturing industry where supply chain management. This thesis examines hotel food supply chain management practices and hotel food supply chains the study is informed by qualitative data from 20 hotels of different characteristics the results show three models of strategic sourcing strategy for affiliated hotels (chef-centred sourcing, centralised sourcing and flexible-.