Next Generation Supply Chains

A Roadmap for Research and Innovation

by Rosanna Fornasiero, Saskia Sardesai, Ana Cristina Barros, Aristides Matopoulos

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Book Description

This open book explores supply chains strategies to help companies face challenges such as societal emergency, digitalization, climate changes and scarcity of resources. The book identifies industrial scenarios for the next decade based on the analysis of trends at social, economic, environmental technological and political level, and examines how they may impact on supply chain processes and how to design next generation supply chains to answer these challenges. By mapping enabling technologies for supply chain innovation, the book proposes a roadmap for the full implementation of the supply chain strategies based on the integration of production and logistics processes. Case studies from process industry, discrete manufacturing, distribution and logistics, as well as ICT providers are provided, and policy recommendations are put forward to support companies in this transformative process.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Next Generation Supply Chains ebook for free in PDF format (5.9 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Engineering and Technology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2021
Pages
298
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030635046
ISBN10
303063504X
ISBN13 Digital
9783030635053
ISBN10 Digital
3030635058
PDF Size
5.9 MB
License
CC BY

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