Special Issues

1. Green Logistics Solutions

High quality papers on Green Logistics Solutions that closely falls under the following topics may be considered for a special issue in the Flexible Services and Manufacturing (FSM) Journal.  Authors are also encouraged to submit their papers directly to the Journal. The special issue includes, but is not limited to, the following topics.

  • Impact of environmental regulations on supply chain structures and traffic systems
  • Sustainability assessment of transportation systems
  • Measurement and forecasting of environmental parameters, e.g. carbon footprint
  • Design of supply chains, transport and traffic systems under environmental aspects
  • Environmental performance of transport and traffic systems
  • Freight consolidation and pooling of transport systems in supply chains
  • Vehicle routing and scheduling with environmental objectives
  • Use of information and communication technologies in fleet management and tracking
  • Reverse logistics: reuse, remanufacturing, recycling
  • Green sourcing: new and recycled materials
  • Implications for energy and environmental policy
  • Sustainable development of urban transport systems
  • Green warehouse, port and maritime logistics
  • Applications, case studies and best practice examples

 

2. Management Research Review

High quality papers can also be considered for a special issue in Management Research Review.  Authors are also encouraged to submit their papers directly to the journal