The Sustainable Supply Chain: Concepts, optimization and simulation models, and trends

La Cadena de Suministro Sostenible: Conceptos, modelos de optimizaci´on y de simulaci´on, y tendencias

  • Janna Gamboa Cemex Colombia
  • Carlos Eduardo Moreno Mantilla Universidad Nacional de Colombia
  • Javier Arturo Orjuela Castro Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas
Palabras clave: Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Green Supply Chain Management, sustainable performance, Triple Bottom Line, Modeling (en_US)

Resumen (en_US)

Context: The environmentally and socially dimensions of performance gain importance as they need to be incorporated into strategic, tactical and operational objectives in companies and supply chains in order to mitigate negative impacts on the environment and society.
Method: Based on a review of the state of the art in databases such as Scopus, Web of Science and ScienceDirect, querying the topics of sustainability and supply chain management, the state of the art in green and sustainable supply chain management is presented, looking forward to guiding readers
towards a synthesis of related concepts and future lines of research.
Results: The reader is introduced to concepts and trends around the field of green and sustainable supply chain management to the ends of raising interest in new research and practices to guide the implementation of sustainability in organizations and their supply chains.
Conclusions: Sustainable supply chain management still faces several academic and practical challenges in terms of implementation, measurement of performance and how models can capture a dynamic and uncertain social and environmental context. There are latent research issues such as
management of the circular supply chain, applications in emerging economies, or the application of 4.0 technologies.

Resumen (es_ES)

Contexto: Las dimensiones ambiental y social del desempeño cobran importancia, ya que deben ser incorporadas a los objetivos estratégicos, tácticos y operativos de las empresas y cadenas de suministro para mitigar los impactos negativos sobre el medio ambiente y la sociedad.

Método: Basado en una revisión del estado del arte en bases de datos Scopus, Web of Science y ScienceDirect, consultando los temas de sostenibilidad y gestión de la cadena de suministro, se presenta el estado del arte en la gestión de la cadena de suministro verde y sostenible, esperando guiar a los lectores hacia una síntesis de conceptos relacionados y futuras líneas de investigación.

Resultados: Se introduce al lector en conceptos y tendencias en el campo de la gestión de la cadena de suministro verde y sostenible con el fin de despertar el interés en nuevas investigaciones y prácticas para guiar la implementación de la sostenibilidad en las organizaciones y sus cadenas de suministro.

Conclusiones: La gestión sostenible de la cadena de suministro aún enfrenta varios aspectos académicos y prácticos, desafíos en términos de implementación, medición del desempeño y cómo los modelos pueden capturar un contexto social y ambiental dinámico e incierto. Hay cuestiones de investigación latentes como la gestión de la cadena de suministro circular, las aplicaciones en economías emergentes o la aplicación de tecnologías 4.0.


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Cómo citar
Gamboa Bernal, J. P., Moreno Mantilla , C. E., & Orjuela Castro , J. A. (2020). La Cadena de Suministro Sostenible: Conceptos, modelos de optimizaci´on y de simulaci´on, y tendencias. Ingeniería, 25(3).
Publicado: 2020-10-02
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