Sustainable logistics: social and environmental aspects. A case study of Dachser

  • Grzegorz Lichocik
  • Adam Sadowski Uniwersytet Łodzki
Keywords: supply chain management, sustainable logistics, corporate social responsibility

Abstract

The aim of this article is to determine the effect of supply chain management practice on the ability to achieve environmental and social objectives. A case study approach is used, allowing for deeper analysis as well as making generalizations about complex and multi-layered research problems. The study was conducted at the headquarters and branches of the European logistics provider Dachser in Poland. Areas of research included pro-environmental operations, information technology and corporate social responsibility. The authors develop a theoretical concept of sustainable logistics, using scientific achievements in the field of sustainable logistics and corporate social responsibility, incorporating them into the process of supply chain management.

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