publication . Doctoral thesis . 2010

Supply chain practices, performance and organizational configuration in the Mexican avocado industry

Arana Coronado, J.J.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2010
  • Publisher: S.n.
  • Country: Netherlands
Abstract
Recent changes in agrifood supply chains, such as the need for quality improvement and control, enhanced information exchange, and increased customer responsiveness, have made the introduction of Supply Chain Practices (SCPs) essential. Adopting practices such as product standardization, supplier partnerships and IT driven information exchange have resulted in higher supply chain efficiency and economic performance. Producers, traders and processors are able to obtain better control over production and distribution processes, improve and assure quality, obtain more reliable supply, and rationalize logistic processes in the supply chain. <br/> While most research...
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free text keywords: agro-industriële sector, landbouwindustrie, voedselketens, avocado's, prestatieniveau, voedselkwaliteit, voedselverpakking, minimale bewerking, mexico, ketenmanagement, agro-industriële ketens, economische organisatietheorie, Beheer van productieketens, agroindustrial sector, agribusiness, food chains, avocados, performance, food quality, food packaging, minimal processing, mexico, supply chain management, agro-industrial chains, economic organization theory, Production Chain Management
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