2 edition of Green supply chain management found in the catalog.
Green supply chain management
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Hsiao-Fan Wang, Surendra M. Gupta|
|Contributions||Gupta, Surendra M.|
|LC Classifications||HF5413 .W36 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 302 p. :|
|Number of Pages||302|
|LC Control Number||2012406149|
The methodological review will provide better understanding of the current state of research in the discipline. The first issue that sustainable companies are focusing on is the design and production of the product. The most beneficial green supply chain technology creates sustainable environmental benefits as well as improves company bottom lines. The truth is that the more strongly environmental-friendly a supply chain goes, the more attention it drags and the better marketing it gets. And of course, as a positive side-effect of greening your supply chain, you'll also be helping the planet. Green supply chain activities including green purchasing, green manufacturing, green logistics, green distribution and reverse logistics.
There are also other initiatives Green supply chain management book pushed in Europe to control and curtail resources that may damage or deplete the environment. Not just that: what about the problems regarding to stakeholder positions? China has also passed its own RoHS law which is more stringent then the European version. Greening the Supply Chain is a compilation of important chapters written by a diverse set of international authors which incorporates a broad variety of perspectives including: topics on conceptual development and principles of green supply chain management; empirical studies which provide the reader with practices and concerns of industries throughout the world including Asia, Europe and North America; quantitative and analytical tools to aid in environmental supply chain design and development, and; case studies of implementations of green supply chain practices which describe the complexities facing organizations, supply chains and industries and how they address these environmental concerns through technical and managerial measures. By Martin Murray Updated January 21, As the public becomes more aware of environmental issues and global warming, consumers will be asking more questions about the products they are purchasing.
Chapter Preview Key Terms in this Chapter Customer Cooperation : Is the customer cooperation for the green supply chain management initiatives. Customer pressure is a primary driver for enterprises to improve their environmental image and practices. There are a number of factors to look at during the green SCM software selection process. Many companies are using sustainability as a competitive advantage to grow market share within their industry. Grocery stores are able to charge a higher price on organic food because people are willing to pay a premium for food grown organically. In other words, it included interconnected or interlinked networks, channels and node businesses, which combine altogether in the provision of products and services required by end customers in a supply chain.
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If you can develop a sustainable supply chain think of the money that can be saved by not having to dispose of Green supply chain management book by-products, reducing obsolescence, decreasing the amount of money spent on scrap and the resources spent on adhering to regulatory issues.
Below are the few ground breaking initiatives that these firms have been following to optimize their supply chain.
When waste is minimized, so too are the costs associated with purchasing and disposal. Improved Public Image The more robustly green your supply chain becomes, the more it can become a public relations and marketing boon. The review is focussed on development of GSCM including all those researchers which is relevant to environmental and social sustainability toward operation management and the supply chain.
A Green Sustainable Supply Chain can be defined as "the process of using environmentally friendly inputs and transforming these inputs through change agents - whose byproducts can improve or be recycled within the existing environment. Green supply chain activities including green purchasing, green manufacturing, green Green supply chain management book, green distribution and reverse logistics.
The data is analyzed in line with interpretative phenomenology analysis approach. When consumers are aware that any company saves the planet a huge amount of plastic tons, x tones of heavy metals in water and air, etc.
Top green supply chain software best practices Green supply chain software is a valuable tool for cutting waste and costs.
Many in the supply chain world assume that fast, low-cost supply chain options are incompatible with a green supply chain. Not just that: what about the problems regarding to stakeholder positions?
In the past, most companies were focused on reducing unit costs. This issue forces your company to raise the price of products to offset the increased costs toward a more sustainable supply chain management. Four ways to apply green supply chain technology to manufacturing Manufacturers can make their operations more environmentally-friendly -- and lower costs -- by adopting green supply chain technology.
Many companies are using sustainability as a competitive advantage to grow market share within their industry. Europe has already passed several laws with the most notable being the Restriction of Hazardous Substances directive RoHS.
Adobe Systems This software company launched an ecological sensitive redesign of its popular software package, four years ago. A lot depends on the government, specially developed economies of USA, Germany and EU where energy is still much cheaper than the energy saving measures.
This legislation Green supply chain management book the amount of certain substances in electrical and electronic equipment. The main aim is to give insights into how a given person, in a given context, makes sense of a given phenomenon under study.
When costs are reduced - everybody's happy. Many progressive companies, such as Walmart, Ford and FedEx, have Green supply chain management book on the opportunities of green supply chain management and therefore very worried with the environmental burden of their supply chain processes.
Reviews From the reviews: "This book, which is written in a very understandable style, focuses on definitions, philosophies, and practices that achieve greening at every stage and function of the supply chain. It involves the movement and storage of raw materials or WIP work in process or finished goods from suppliers point of origin to customers point of consumption.
Consumers will notice, too, and you might see other positive benefits.Many major brands are making visible investments in green supply chain management and doubling down on their support of free trade. Driving this is a consumer attitude shift toward socially responsible business behavior, especially from younger-generation tjarrodbonta.com: Joe Braue.
^academic and corporate interest in sustainable supply chain management has risen considerably _ (p. ). 2. RESEARCH GAPS However, available to date research on sustainable supply chain management (SSCM) is still at the development stage. Gold tjarrodbonta.com () referred that ^literature on SSCM is still limited, and literatureCited by: 7.
Apr 29, · – The purpose of this paper is to introduce and provide an overview of the various issues related to Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) and suggest further scope and direction of research in this emerging field., – The work relies on experiences, case studies and other literature related to GSCM.
Literature has been segregated to understand various GSCM tjarrodbonta.com by: Pdf Practices in Supply Chain Management to Improve Sustainable Performance: /ch This chapter presents an overview of current research on green practices said to improve global supply chain performance by driving the discussion into fourAuthor: Rebeca B.
Sánchez-Flores, Samantha E. Cruz-Sotelo, Sara Ojeda-Benitez.10 greatest supply chain management books that can help you reach your full career potential. Ranking Method In publishing industry, Nielsen BookScan is the most widely used database for book ranking.Green Process Improvement Approach Source: Porter, M.E.
and van ebook Linde, C., () There is an unacceptable level of waste within almost every supply chain and generally ineffective, incomplete.