This Week in Logistics News (August 12 – 18)

This summer in the Boston area has been an interesting one. We have seen temperatures fluctuating in a bizarre pattern that I cannot ever remember, with a few days in August only reaching a high temperature of the upper sixties. So, when the leaves started changing colors in early August and dropping off the trees,…

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An integrated approach with SEM, fuzzy-QFD and MLP for supply chain management strategy development

An integrated approach with SEM, fuzzy-QFD and MLP for supply chain management strategy developmentNavee Chiadamrong; Tran Thi ThamInternational Journal of Logistics Systems and Management, Vol. 28, No. 1 (2017) pp. 84 – 125This study proposes an integrated approach to determine the most suitable strategies, based on structural equation modelling (SEM), fuzzy-QFD, and multi-objective linear programming…

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Qualitative studies in supply chain management research: potential contributions of centring resonance analysis

Qualitative studies in supply chain management research: potential contributions of centring resonance analysisMarcelo Werneck Barbosa; Jonathan Simões Freitas; Marcelo Bronzo LadeiraInternational Journal of Logistics Systems and Management, Vol. 28, No. 1 (2017) pp. 42 – 58The historical strong emphasis on quantitative studies in supply chain management (SCM) is giving place to more qualitative studies. The…

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