Sustainability in Supply Chain Management (Collection)

Book description

A brand new collection of cutting-edge sustainable supply chain solutions… 3 authoritative books, now in a convenient e-format, at a great price!

3 authoritative eBooks deliver state-of-the-art guidance for leveraging supply chain sustainability to maximize business value

Organizations that prioritize sustainability are well positioned to increase profitability, reduce risk, and attract better customers, talent, and investors. This unique 3 eBook package brings together all the techniques, best practices, and case studies you need to make sustainability work throughout your supply chain. In The Lean Sustainable Supply Chain, Robert Palevich illuminates the business benefits of combining "lean" and "green," offering start-to-finish guidance for redesigning company infrastructure and technologies to achieve these benefits. Through a comprehensive case study, he shows how to manage change, innovation, talent, execution, inventory, warehousing, and transportation; integrate supply chain sustainability into business scorecards; make more effective use of 3PLs, information systems, and much more. He systematically addresses key technical issues ranging from forecasting methodologies and supplier integration to carbon tracking and quantifying lean savings. Next, in Creating a Sustainable Organization, Peter Soyka shows how to choose the right sustainability strategies, and then manage and measure them well. Soyka's actionable guide bridges the disparate worlds of the EHS/sustainability professional and the investor/analyst. Discover what the evidence says about linkages between sustainability and value… how to manage key stakeholder relationships influencing corporate response to EHS and social equity issues… how to effectively manage sustainability throughout the business… how to evaluate sustainability posture and performance from the standpoint of external investors and internal management… how to maximize the influence of organizational actors focused on sustainability, and much more. Finally, the Sustainability in Supply Chain Management Casebook is the firstcomprehensive collection of original case studies on building sustainability into the supply chain. Steven Leon covers a wide spectrum of social, economic and environmental issues, as well as new areas such as closed-loop supply chains. Topics include strategy, implementation, decision making, transportation, supplier relationships, collaboration, lean, continuous improvement, finance/economics, worker safety and rights, procurement, production, delivery, packaging, logistics, reverse logistics, and global supply chains. Each case study is supported with an authoritative introduction, teaching notes, and Q-and-A sections. Whatever your role in the sustainable supply chain, this collection will help you transform its promise into reality.

From world-renowned sustainable supply chain expertsRobert Palevich, Peter A. Soyka, Stephen M. Leon

Table of contents

  1. About This eBook
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Contents
  5. The Lean Sustainable Supply Chain: How to Create a Green Infrastructure with Lean Technologies
    1. Copyright Page
    2. Dedication
    3. Foreword
    4. Acknowledgments
    5. About the Author
    6. Preface
    7. Part I: Applied Savings to the Collaborative Supply Chain
      1. Chapter 1 Lean Sustainable Technologies
      2. Chapter 2 Warehouse Management System (WMS)
      3. Chapter 3 The Use of Radio Frequency Identity Tags in Industry
      4. Chapter 4 Transportation Management System (TMS)
      5. Chapter 5 Savings of B2B E-commerce
      6. Chapter 6 The Introduction of Enterprise Resource Programs (ERP)
      7. Chapter 7 Third-Party Provider
      8. Chapter 8 Inventory Control
      9. Chapter 9 Promotional Forecast System
      10. Chapter 10 An Introduction to Distribution Resource Management
      11. Chapter 11 Joint Order Allocation
      12. Chapter 12 Variable or Fixed Reorder Periods
      13. Chapter 13 Furthering Collaboration with Suppliers (CPFR)
      14. Chapter 14 Material Handling Technology, Voice Pick, and Pick to Light Technologies
      15. Section I: Introduction to an Application of Lean, Green Supply Chain Management External
        1. Chapter 15 The Visual and Visible Supply Chain
        2. Chapter 16 Master Data Alignment and Item Synchronization
      16. Section II: Introduction to an Application of Lean, Green Supply Chain Management Internal
        1. Chapter 17 Internal Supply Chain
    8. Part II: Technical Sections
      1. Chapter 18 A Technical Explanation of Forecasting Systems
      2. Chapter 19 Forecasting Methodology and Gamma Smoothing: A Solution to Better Accuracy to Maintain Lean and Green
      3. Chapter 20 The Characteristics Needed in a Forecast Program
      4. Chapter 21 The New Sustainable EOQ Formula
      5. Chapter 22 Consequences of the Industrial Revolution
      6. Chapter 23 Different Organizations’ Green Supply Chain Management and LEED
      7. Chapter 24 Case Study: Sweetwater Sound
      8. Chapter 25 Case Study: Behavioral Health
    9. Appendix A The Summary of the Lean and Green Technologies
    10. Index
    11. FT Press
  6. Creating a Sustainable Organization: Approaches for Enhancing Corporate Value Through Sustainability
    1. Copyright Page
    2. Praise for Creating a Sustainable Organization
    3. Dedication Page
    4. Acknowledgments
    5. About the Author
    6. 1. Introduction
    7. 2. Background and Context
    8. 3. ES&G Issues and How They Affect the Business Enterprise
    9. 4. Stakeholder Interests and Influences and the Social License to Operate
    10. 5. Managing ES&G Issues Within the Organization
    11. 6. Investors and the Power of Markets
    12. 7. The Financial Impact of Effective (or Ineffective) ES&G/Sustainability Management
    13. 8. Defining, Measuring, and Reporting ES&G Performance
    14. 9. Making It Happen in Your Organization
    15. References
    16. Index
    17. FT Press
  7. Sustainability in Supply Chain Management Casebook: Applications in SCM
    1. Copyright Page
    2. About the Author
    3. Preface
    4. Part I: Disaster Response: Social and Financial Impacts
      1. 1. The Armenia Earthquake: Grinding Out an Effective Disaster Response in Colombia’s Coffee Region
        1. Introduction
        2. The Earthquake
        3. The Relief Chain
        4. Assessment
        5. Resource Mobilisation
        6. Organisational Set-up
        7. Procurement and Donations
        8. Transportation
        9. Tracking and Tracing
        10. Stock Asset Management
        11. Extended Relief to Beneficiaries
        12. Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting
        13. Coordination and Collaboration
        14. Conclusion
        15. Appendix 1
      2. 2. Resilient Response and Recovery at Western Digital: After the Thai Flood
        1. Thailand Floods in 2011
        2. Western Digital in Thailand
        3. Before the Flood—Identifying, Assessing, and Mitigating Risks
        4. During the Flood—Resilient Response
        5. After the Flood—Speedy Recovery
        6. The Sun Shines Again
      3. 3. Global Effect of a Natural Disaster on a Lean Supply Network
        1. Breaking News—Friday, March 11, 2011
        2. Background of TRQSS, Inc.
        3. Assessment of the Supply Base
        4. Trouble from the Other End of the Chain
        5. Preserving the Culture in a Downturn
        6. What’s Next?
      4. 4. Honda Automobile (Thailand) and Its Supply Chain Disruption
        1. Honda Automobile (Thailand) History
        2. The Big Flood
        3. Financial Impact
        4. Other Plants
    5. Part II: Organizational Change, Environmental Sustainability, and Financial Analysis
      1. 5. Going Green: The Pfizer Freiburg Energy Initiative (A)
        1. Pfizer and the Pharmaceutical Industry
        2. Becker’s Portfolio: The Freiburg Energy Master Plan
        3. The Wood-Pellet Boiler Project
        4. Role of the Portfolio of Projects within Pfizer’s Sustainability Agenda
        5. The Decision
        6. Appendix 1
      2. 6. Sandvik Coromant Recycling Concept
        1. Industry Overview
        2. Tungsten and Cobalt
        3. Company Overview
        4. Sandvik Tooling’s Supply Chain
        5. Organization and Culture
        6. The CRC at Sandvik Tooling
      3. 7. HeidelbergCement: Technology Choice Under Carbon Regulation
        1. History, Growth and Landscape
        2. The Emergence of a Carbon Economy
        3. Cement Operations and Carbon Impacts
        4. The Benelux Cluster
        5. A Question of Impact and Survival
      4. 8. Electronic Waste: What to Do with It?
        1. A Day at the Office
        2. Technology Changes
        3. Repercussions of Changing Demand for CRTs
        4. Industry Responsibility
        5. Government Intervention
        6. Supplier Oversight
        7. Good News
    6. Part III: Sustainability Throughout the Supply Chain
      1. 9. Better Tomorrow at Sodexo North America
        1. Introduction
        2. Sodexo: Corporate Overview
        3. “We Do” Protect the Environment at NORAM
        4. Moving Forward
      2. 10. GroBaby Foods: Green Sourcing
        1. Introduction
        2. Company Background
        3. The Supply Chain
        4. The Sourcing Strategy
        5. Developing a Green Sourcing Strategy
        6. The Challenge
        7. Discussion Questions
      3. 11. Reducing Pollution Through Green Logistics
        1. Sources
    7. Part IV: Social Sustainability Through Innovation
      1. 12. Bosch: Creating Innovations Through Active Collaborations
        1. The Base of the Pyramid (BoP)
        2. Open Innovation
        3. Open Innovation: Robert Bosch GmbH
        4. Continued Financial Success
        5. Business Sectors
        6. Social Responsibility
        7. Innovation Production: R & D and Operations
        8. Innovation Production: Processes and Products
        9. Conclusion
        10. Questions
        11. References
      2. 13. Max Foundation (A): Saving Children’s Lives Through Business Model Innovation
        1. I. Creating Something Positive Out of a Tragedy
        2. II. The Vision and the Search
        3. III. Building the Base in the Netherlands
        4. IV. The First Steps in Bangladesh: Learning While Doing
        5. V. Challenges at Home
        6. VI. Increasing Presence in Bangladesh
        7. VII. Envisioning the Next Step
        8. Appendix 1
        9. Appendix 2
      3. 14. Max Foundation (B): What Is the Best Route Forward?
        1. I. Finding Partners for Growth
        2. II. Measuring and Analysing Impact for Better Performance
        3. III. Developing One Marketing Strategy for a Specific Donor Segment
      4. 15. NH: Innovation and Knowledge Production Through Active Stakeholder Management
        1. Creation of Innovations
        2. Knowledge Production and Diffusion Life Cycle
        3. Tourism Industry
        4. NH Hoteles History Overview
        5. Knowledge Life Cycle at NH
        6. Business Process Environment
        7. Questions
        8. References
    8. Index

Product information

  • Title: Sustainability in Supply Chain Management (Collection)
  • Author(s): Peter A. Soyka, Robert Palevich, Steven M. Leon
  • Release date: October 2013
  • Publisher(s): Pearson
  • ISBN: 9780133480696