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A literature review and a case study of sustainable supply chains with a focus on metrics

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  • Hassini, Elkafi
  • Surti, Chirag
  • Searcy, Cory
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    Abstract

    We review the literature on sustainable supply chains during the last decade; 2000–2010. We analyze the literature from different perspectives. We then provide frameworks for sustainable supply chain management and performance measures. We also provide a case study to illustrate the experience of a utility supply chain in setting performance indicators.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 140 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 ()
    Pages: 69-82

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:140:y:2012:i:1:p:69-82

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    Keywords: Sustainable supply chain; Performance measurement;

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