Green supply chain management and industry 4.0: the impact of digitalization on supèply chain sustainability performance
Introduction on climate change and environment pollution. An overview of climate change impacts and unsustainable practices. Sustainability and Corporate social responsibility. (CSR). The basis for the transition to a sustainable system. Corporate social responsibility (CSR): definition and different approaches. A literature review of Supply chain management (SCM) definitions. Supply chain dynamics. Supply chain management (SCM). SCM boundaries. Green supply chain management (GSCM) and the impact of its practices on organizational performances. Green supply chain management (GSCM): concept definition and green practices. Drivers for the implementation of GSCM strategies. The impact of GSCM practices on environmental performance. The impact of GSCM practices on economic performance. Final considerations on GSCM. Digital innovation: industry 4.0 and its impact on companies’ green practices. 4th industrial revolution: historical excursus. Innovative technologies 4.0. Features and components of the “new revolution”. Benefits and challenges to face in the transition towards a “new era”. Internet of things “connected” to the GSCM. Industry 4.0, GSCM, and innovation. Internet of things (IoT) as the basis for a digitized world: its applications and components. Indicators to define the influence of the industrial IoT (IIoT) on GSCM results.
Publication Luiss Guido Carli University
Citation Di Costanzo, Gabriele (A.A. 2020/2021) Green supply chain management and industry 4.0: the impact of digitalization on supèply chain sustainability performance. Tesi di Laurea in International business, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Maria Jell-Ojobor, pp. 92. [Master’s Degree Thesis]
Date 21 July 2022