Mobile-Apps Development for Biodiesel Distribution Tracking System and Supply Chain Monitoring

Author: Iman Santoso, Bernd Noche. Abstract: … A new approach of biodiesel supply chain management has been developed based on mobile-application to overcome such problems. Determining the fact that biodiesel is degradable over time, the system also possessed by feature to maintain the biodiesel quality during transport, besides bringing-out simple and user-friendly supply-trading application on hand to hand.

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Construction of Green Supply Chain for Organic Products

Author: Blanka Tundys, Andrzej Rzeczycki. Abstract: … The final result of this work will identify the basis for building a model of green supply chain for organic products (with emphasis on agricultural products), the identification of the factors forming the basis for the construction, relationships between stakeholders and indicate which of the factors determine the greening supply chain and whether they are necessary or sufficient factors for the role of ecological products of the market.

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Improvements in Movement of Empty Containers: The Case of the Port of Gothenburg

Author: Violeta Roso, Nils Andersson,  AJoakim Widstrand. Abstract: … the purpose of this study is to compare movement of empty containers by barge and long and heavy vehicles (LHV) to the reference situation done by regular trucks, on the case of port of Gothenburg and one of its nearby depots; with regard to economy, environment, flexibility and time efficiency.

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A Supply Chain Product Delivery and Distribution Planning Model

Author: Kanchan Das, R.S. Lashkari. Abstract: We propose a mixed integer program (MIP) based product distribution planning model for optimizing the transportation and distribution cost of a supply chain. The model takes into account production/procurement centers (PCs) and plans product delivery to customers either directly from the PCs, or through distribution centers (DCs) considering the available distribution modes.

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