Practices in sustainable networked operations

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    Abstract

    The purpose of this paper is to explore the sustainability management practices that companies deploy in order consider, control and influence stakeholders to implement sustainability in their networks. The study is based on 14 semi-structured interviews in three industrial companies. In the cases, influencing and managing suppliers was emphasised. There seem to be ready processes for the purposes of managing suppliers, but not for the needs of collaborating either with them or with other stakeholders. Shared practices for stakeholder collaboration and joint decision-making are still emerging.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationCollection of presented papers at EurOMA 2015
    Publication statusPublished - 2015
    MoE publication typeB3 Non-refereed article in conference proceedings
    Event22nd EurOMA Conference, EurOMA 2015: Operations Management for Sustainable Competitiveness - Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Duration: 26 Jun 20151 Jul 2015
    Conference number: 22

    Conference

    Conference22nd EurOMA Conference, EurOMA 2015
    Abbreviated titleEurOMA 2015
    CountrySwitzerland
    CityNeuchâtel
    Period26/06/151/07/15

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    Stakeholders
    Suppliers
    Structured interview
    Sustainability
    Management practices
    Decision making
    Sustainability management
    Stakeholder influence

    Keywords

    • sustainability
    • network
    • practices

    Cite this

    Palomäki, K., Valkokari, K., & Opresnik, D. (2015). Practices in sustainable networked operations. In Collection of presented papers at EurOMA 2015 [SCM-16]
    Palomäki, Katariina ; Valkokari, Katri ; Opresnik, David. / Practices in sustainable networked operations. Collection of presented papers at EurOMA 2015. 2015.
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    Collection of presented papers at EurOMA 2015. 2015. SCM-16.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

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    Palomäki K, Valkokari K, Opresnik D. Practices in sustainable networked operations. In Collection of presented papers at EurOMA 2015. 2015. SCM-16