Handbook on the Sustainable Supply Chain

Handbook on the Sustainable Supply Chain

by Joseph Sarkis (Editor)




Supply chain management has long been a feature of industry and commerce but, with increasing demands from consumers, producers are spending more time and money investing in ways to make supply chains more sustainable. This exemplary Handbook provides readers with a comprehensive overview of current research on sustainable supply chain management.

Multi-disciplinary in scope, the Handbook includes contributions from over 70 expert authors from a variety of areas including management, engineering, accounting, policy studies, innovation, and marketing. Chapters analyze the three core areas of sustainable supply chain management: environmental, economic, and social. The Handbook explores broad themes such as globalization and general organization strategies as well as examining more specific topics including particular industries, social and regulatory dimensions, and technological advances.

Scholars and advanced business and management students will greatly benefit from the depth of analysis in this Handbook as well as the suggestions for directions for future research and practice. Written in an accessible style, it is also ideal for practitioners and government agencies seeking solutions to practical issues regarding sustainable supply chain management.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781786434265
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 03/29/2019
Pages: 616
Product dimensions: 9.62(w) x 6.62(h) x (d)

About the Author

Edited by Joseph Sarkis, Foisie Business School, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, US

Table of Contents


1. The Handbook on Sustainable Supply Chains: An Introduction

Joseph Sarkis

2. Sustainability in the Globalization Era

Sherwat Elwan Ibrahim

3. The Circular Economy and Green Supply Chain Management

Junjun Liu, Qinghua Zhu and Yunting Feng

4. Diffusion of SSCM: where are we now and where are we going?

Liliane Carmagnac, Valentina Carbone and Valérie Moatti

5. The Link Between Operations Strategy and Sustainable Supply Chain Management

Melek Akın Ateş

6. Collaboration and Coordination in Sustainable Supply Chains

Amy Z. Zeng and Jing Hou

7. Fundamentals of human resource management for environmentally-sustainable supply chains

Charbel Jose Chiappetta Jabbour Ana Beatriz Lopes de Sousa Jabbour

8. Building the business case for sustainable supply chains

Laura Meade and Adrien Presley

9. Sustainable supplier selection: A process view

Jafar Rezaei

10. The Interplay of Green Marketing and Sustainable Supply Chain Management

Jing Dai, Hing Kai Chan, Jia Jia Lim, Fangli Zeng

11. Consumers’ Role in the Green Supply Chain

Christopher Groening and Qingyun Zhu

12. Sustainable Service Supply Chains

Helen S. Y. Chen, Kee-hung Lai and T. C. E. Cheng

13. Ambidexterity and Sustainable Supply Chains

Dara G. Schniederjans and Mehmet G. Yalcin

14. Reverse Supply Chains and Product Design

Ammar Y. Alqahtani, Aditi D. Joshi and Surendra M. Gupta

15. Sustainable Supply Chain Design

Mohsen Varsei

16. Lean and Green Supply Chains

Susana G. Azevedo and Helena Carvalho

17. Mapping Lean Manufacturing Practices and Green Manufacturing Practices in Supply Chains

Diego A. Vazquez-Brust and Lucila M. S. Campos

18. The Critical Relationship: Sustainability and Performance Measurement Management

Robert Sroufe and Steven A. Melnyk

19. Performance Measurement in Sustainable Supply Chain Management – Linking Research and Practice

Philip Beske-Janssen, Stefan Schaltegger and Sonja Liedke

20. Environmental or Sustainable Supply Chain Performance Measurement Standards and Certifications

David B. Grant and Sarah Shaw

21. Sustainable Supply Chain Management and Carbon Emissions

Shadi Goodarzi, Behnam Fahimnia and Joseph Sarkis

22. Sustainability in Logistics

Erika Marsillac and Sarah Hudson

23. Transportation and Sustainable Supply Chains

Amulya Gurtu, Cory Searcy and Mohammed Y. Jaber

24. Big Data Application in Sustainable Supply Chains: A Transportation Industry Case

Jiayao Hu, Ming K Lim, Kim Hua Tan and Ming-Lang Tseng

25. Sustainable Supply Chains and Energy: Where “planet” meets “profit”

Árni Halldórsson, Caroline Sundgren and Jessica Wehner

26. Sustainable Supply Chains and Social Networks: An Overview

Wendy L. Tate and Lisa M. Ellram

27. A Framework for Managing Social Issues in Supply Chains

Sadaat Ali Yawar and Stefan Seuring

28. Sustainable Supplier Management in a Base of the Pyramid Environment

Carolin Brix-Asala, Arne Vilmar, Raja Usman Khalid and Stefan Seuring

29. Sustainability in humanitarian supply chains

Ira Haavisto and Gyöngyi Kovács

30. Sustainable Supply Chains and Regulatory Policy

Nicole Darnall, Eric W. Welch and Seong K. Cho

31. Multi-Tier Sustainable Supply Chain Management

Joerg S. Hofstetter and Jörg H. Grimm

32. Green Supplier Development: A Review and Analysis

Chunguang Bai and Joseph Sarkis

33. The Role of Social Enterprises in Sustainable Supply Chains

Ales Jug


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