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Quality Monitoring And Dynamic Pricing In Cold Chain Management

Myo Min Aung, Yoon Seok Chang, Woo Ram Kim
2012 Zenodo  
In a cold chain, the shelf life, quality, and safety of perishable food throughout the supply chain is greatly impacted by environmental factors especially temperature.  ...  This paper presents a cold chain monitoring system which focuses on assessment of quality and dynamic pricing information about food in cold chain.  ...  Sensors can either be simply associated directly with the items or produce of interest or attached to a Returnable Transport Item (RTI) that is being used to transport the goods [10] .  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1078801 fatcat:ejhlnfi37zbtro5amhbjeqrbau

Essentials of Supply Chain Management [article]

Hokey Min
2015 Zenodo  
begun to realize the strategic importance of planning, controlling, and designing a supply chain as a whole.  ...  To capture the synergy of inter-functional and inter-organizational integration and coordination across the supply chain and to subsequently make better strategic decisions, a growing number of firms have  ...  An alternative cost management principle for a supply chain framework includes activity-based costing (ABC), target costing, and cost of quality (COQ) .  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5710302 fatcat:t34taptxabcsrc6y6coejjb7gm

Sustainable Supply Chains with Blockchain, IoT and RFID: A Simulation on Order Management

Vincenzo Varriale, Antonello Cammarano, Francesca Michelino, Mauro Caputo
2021 Sustainability  
The study is based on the comparison of two simulation scenarios between three actors in the cheese supply chain.  ...  The results show an improvement in time performance for managing both perfect and non-compliant orders.  ...  Although RFID technology carries out real benefits to supply chain management, the storage and transmission of data is not secure [16] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13116372 fatcat:ifnrsiyqvfambcugc63mftck4i

Food traceability as an integral part of logistics management in food and agricultural supply chain

Techane Bosona, Girma Gebresenbet
2013 Food Control  
Based on the review results, the definition, driving forces, barriers in developing and implementing FTSs, benefits, traceability technologies, improvements, and performances of FTSs have been identified  ...  The contemporary food supply chain (FSC) should adequately provide information that consumers and other concerned bodies need to know such as variety of the food attributes, country of origin, animal welfare  ...  Assessing the performance of food traceability systems In assessing the success of an agri-food supply chain, a performance measurement system can be defined as "a system that enables a firm to monitor  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.foodcont.2013.02.004 fatcat:3s54mi5ykrcnlgyhxjd5papevi

E-grocery supply chain management enabled by mobile tools

Anna Corinna Cagliano, Alberto De Marco, Carlo Rafele
2017 Business Process Management Journal  
Purpose: This paper studies mobile services for supply chain management (SCM) in the e-grocery sector.  ...  The model predicts how product traceability, mobile payment, and time-based delivery management functionalities contribute to the adoption of a SCM mobile application.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the Service Provider Company and the representatives of the focus supply chain for their active involvement in the research.  ... 
doi:10.1108/bpmj-01-2016-0002 fatcat:7nvzrw3qdvh4teaczk7kaxuhje

Bridging the Gaps in Traceability Systems for Fresh Produce Supply Chains: Overview and Development of an Integrated IoT-Based System

Aristotelis C. Tagarakis, Lefteris Benos, Dimitrios Kateris, Nikolaos Tsotsolas, Dionysis Bochtis
2021 Applied Sciences  
Various Internet of Things technologies are incorporated and connected to the web, while an android-based platform enables the monitoring of the quality of fruits and vegetables throughout the whole agri-food  ...  supply chain, starting from the field level to the consumer and back to the field.  ...  [45] used an RFID-based traceability system pertaining to live fish supply chain leading to valuable results for practical reference.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app11167596 fatcat:2aug3npidng67pecrwvdidsxk4

Development of Sensors-Based Agri-Food Traceability System Remotely Managed by A Software Platform for Optimized Farm Management

Paolo Visconti, Roberto de Fazio, Ramiro Velázquez, Carolina Del-Valle-Soto, Nicola Ivan Giannoccaro
2020 Sensors  
along the supply chain.  ...  In this manuscript, the development of an IoT-based smart traceability and farm management system is described, which calibrates the irrigations and fertigation operations as a function of crop typology  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s20133632 pmid:32605300 pmcid:PMC7374378 fatcat:tfqwngegurc2fkaxr5c4zmisle

A Systematic Review of Sustainable Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Supply Chains

Ömer Özgür Tort, Özalp Vayvay, Emine Çobanoğlu
2022 Sustainability  
This study aims to provide a review of the current state of knowledge and practices regarding fresh fruit and vegetable supply chains (FFVSC).  ...  Fresh fruit and vegetables are crucial for human health. Their fibrous structure and high nutritional value are essential for people's well-being.  ...  The objective of this concept is to govern enterprise activity in an efficient way [4] . The fresh fruit and vegetable supply chain (FFVSC) has a broad context and a wide impact area.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14031573 fatcat:hi3mchab7re47pfixk4zz3uy7m

Reducing Food Waste in the Retail Supply Chains by Improving Efficiency of Logistics Operations

Svetlana Nikolicic, Milorad Kilibarda, Marinko Maslaric, Dejan Mircetic, Sanja Bojic
2021 Sustainability  
Two inventory management models are created, and their impact on waste in the distribution part of the supply chain is examined.  ...  chain, and provide an exact quantification of the given contribution in the case of the dairy industry.  ...  Innovative scientific and artistic research from the FTS (activity) domain", as well as by the Danube Transnational Programme, through the project DTP1-050-3.1: "Regional and Transport Development in the  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13126511 fatcat:oopgea4ywbe5thhozlerncysyi

Traceability and quality assurance systems in food supply chains

Gilles Doyon and Marco Lagimonière
2006 Stewart Postharvest Review  
Today, we are facing globalisation of our food-supply chains. This article focuses on better understanding and defining food quality, entities and system components.  ...  These activities require continuous monitoring by inspection agencies on trade policy, safety and risks analysis, with stringent management practices and precaution readiness for emergencies.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors would like to thank, Pierre Di Campo, Librarian and his associates: Françoise Beaulieu, Hélène Simard-Vermette and Lucie Allaire for documental search and retrieval.  ... 
doi:10.2212/spr.2006.3.3 fatcat:76phaqcmtnggvhjyixloca7f6a

Historical and meritorical genesis of logistics

Heorhiy Cherevko, Volodymyr Kolodiichuk, Irina Kolodiichuk
2020 Zeszyty Naukowe Szkoły Głównej Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie. Ekonomika i Organizacja Logistyki  
Baran (redaktor tematyczny -magazynowanie); Aleksandra Górecka (redaktor tematyczny -infrastruktura); Konrad Michalski (redaktor tematyczny -systemy logistyczne); Tomasz Rokicki (redaktor tematyczny -transport  ...  Supply chain management is the management of relations with suppliers and customers and buyers in order to provide the highest value to the customer at lower costs for the entire supply chain [Christopher  ...  It is therefore to be expected that adaptations to the supply model implemented by large retailers will be the most visible in the fruit and vegetable sector.  ... 
doi:10.22630/eiol.2019.4.4.28 fatcat:x7konysnmjchxdnrbhdmg27yrq

Consider on Risk Forecast and Safety Management of Agricultural Product Production Outsourcing Based on Internet of Things Technology

Yeming Qiu, Jing Zhou, Liqiang Tang, Chia-Huei Wu
2022 Mobile Information Systems  
, the production processing, transportation, circulation, and marketing chain.  ...  The emergence of Internet of Things technology makes the supply of agricultural products in more forms to the market.  ...  Then based on this method, the weights of the six attributes of risk are determined, and the risk assessment model of the fresh agricultural product supply chain is established.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2022/5489118 fatcat:tsa4mz5adbgbxp6cbxyxeidn5i

Reducing food losses by intelligent food logistics

R. Jedermann, M. Nicometo, I. Uysal, W. Lang
2014 Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences  
In the final section of this article, we return to this issue and present an outlook on how the improvements of chain processes can be examined from a strategic management perspective.  ...  In an example case study, ALADIN simulated the impact on the shelf life, the percentage of fruits arriving at the customer in poor quality, the transport costs and the CO 2 emissions for alternative chains  ... 
doi:10.1098/rsta.2013.0302 pmid:24797131 pmcid:PMC4006167 fatcat:mzwbdvfj6zejlf23l4rkl7c6ni

The Relationship Among Firm Characteristics and Design of Strategic Planning Systems in Large Organizations

Sal Kukalis
1989 Journal of Management  
The progress in techniques and management principles improves the moving load, delivery speed, service quality, operation costs, the usage of facilities and energy saving.  ...  The objective of the paper is to define the role of transportation in logistics for the reference of further improvement.  ...  Modeling the End-to-End Supply Chain MEIO models the supply chain from raw materials through work in process and out into the distribution channels to the customer.  ... 
doi:10.1177/014920638901500406 fatcat:77kktk6imvaxlhwdviq4bgmmry

Value-centric design of the internet-of-things solution for food supply chain: Value creation, sensor portfolio and information fusion

Zhibo Pang, Qiang Chen, Weili Han, Lirong Zheng
2012 Information Systems Frontiers  
Based on it the income-centric added-values including shelf life prediction, sales premium, precision agriculture, and reduction of assurance cost are identified and assessed.  ...  The revolution of Internet-of-Things (IoT) is reshaping the modern food supply chains with promising business prospects.  ...  RFID application strategy in agri-food supply chain based on safety and benefit analysis. Physics Procedia, 25, 636-642. Zhang, W. (2010).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10796-012-9374-9 fatcat:tmhusjzxn5estn2d6luf4x323q
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