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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    Accepting PhD Students

    20022019
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    Research Output 2002 2019

    2019

    A study on improving transport efficiency in multi-tier retail supply chains

    Venegas Vallejos, M., Matopoulos, A. & Greasley, A., 6 Sep 2019, 2019 Logistics Research Network Annual Conference. p. 12-17

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access

    Incentivising Bioenergy Production: Economic and Environmental Insights from a Regional Optimization Methodology

    Yılmaz Balaman, Ş., Scott, J. A., Matopoulos, A. & Wright, D., 1 Jan 2019, In : Renewable energy. 130, p. 867-880 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Economics
    Sustainable development
    Profitability
    Electricity

    Managing resource dependencies in electric vehicle supply chains: a multi-tier case study

    Kalaitzi, D., Matopoulos, A. & Clegg, B. T., 11 Mar 2019, In : Supply Chain Management. 24, 2, p. 256-270 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Resource dependency
    Electric vehicle
    Supply chain
    Suppliers
    Resource dependence theory

    Supply chains under resource pressure: Strategies for improving resource efficiency and competitive advantage

    Kalaitzi, D., Matopoulos, A., Bourlakis, M. & Tate, W., 13 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Supply chains
    Natural resources
    Managers
    Supply chain management
    Purchasing

    The role of perceived justice in buyer-supplier relationships in times of economic crisis

    Matopoulos, A., Didonet, S., Tsanasidis, V. & Fearne, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 25, 4, 100554.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Dividends
    Economic crisis
    Resources
    Suppliers
    Buyer-supplier relationships
    2018
    Open Access
    File
    decision support system
    Decision support systems
    Supply chains
    Biomass
    methodology

    Network design and technology management for waste to energy production: An integrated optimization framework under the principles of circular economy

    Yılmaz Balaman, Ş., Wright, D. G., Scott, J. & Matopoulos, A., 15 Jan 2018, In : Energy. 143, p. 911-933

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Sustainable development
    Planning
    Economics
    Feedstocks

    Supply chain strategies in an era of natural resource scarcity

    Kalaitzi, D., Matopoulos, A., Bourlakis, M. & Tate, W. L., 1 Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 38, 3, p. 784-809 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Natural resources
    Supply chains
    Industry
    Supply chain strategy
    Resource scarcity
    2017

    From Technology and Manufacturing Readiness Levels to the need for Supply Chain Readiness Levels

    Matopoulos, A., Kalaitzi, D., Sweeney, E. & Maropoulos, P., 5 Jul 2017, 24th Conference of European Operations Management Association.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Readiness
    Supply chain
    Manufacturing
    Technology readiness
    Planning
    2016

    Breaking the mold: research process innovations in purchasing and supply management

    Knight, L., Tate, W. L., Matopoulos, A., Meehan, J. & Salmi, A., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 22, 4, p. 239-243 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Open Access

    Reverse resource exchanges in service supply chains: the case of returnable transport packaging

    Selviaridis, K., Matopoulos, A., Szamosi, L. T. & Psychogios, A., 9 May 2016, In : Supply Chain Management. 21, 3, p. 381-397 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Resources
    Supply chain
    Packaging
    Resource dependency
    Logistics service providers

    The use of modelling in purchasing/supply management research

    Matopoulos, A., Bell, J. E. & Aktas, E., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. 22, 4, p. 262–265 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply management
    Management research
    Purchasing
    Modeling
    Purchasing process
    2015

    Life cycle assessment in the food supply chain: a case study

    McCarthy, D., Matopoulos, A. & Davies, P., 2015, In : International Journal of Logistics. 18, 2, p. 140-154 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

    Open Access
    File
    Food supply
    Supply chains
    Life cycle
    Poultry
    Environmental impact

    Resource-efficient supply chains: a research framework, literature review and research agenda

    Matopoulos, A., Barros, A. C. & van der Vorst, J. G. A. J., 2015, In : Supply Chain Management. 20, 2, p. 218-236 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Resources
    Supply chain
    Research agenda
    Literature review
    Trade-offs
    2014
    Open Access
    File
    Logistics
    Sustainable development
    Germany
    Freight
    Delphi survey

    Local resources and procurement practices in humanitarian supply chains: an empirical examination of large-scale house reconstruction projects

    Matopoulos, A., Kovács, G. & Hayes, O., Aug 2014, In : Decision Sciences. 45, 4, p. 621-646 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Sustainable development
    Resources
    Humanitarian aid
    Supply chain
    2013
    logistics
    graduate
    supply
    university
    employability
    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Cost reduction
    Vendors
    Supply chain
    Healthcare
    2012

    Exploring demand and production planning challenges in the food processing industry: a case study

    Matopoulos, A., Ranitovic, R. & Bourlakis, M., 2012, Proceedings (USB) of the 10th international conference on chain and network management in agribusiness and the food industry.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
    File
    Production planning
    Demand planning
    Food processing industry
    Costs
    Shelf life

    Guest editorial

    Matopoulos, A., 9 Nov 2012, In : Journal of Systems and Information Technology. 14, 4, p. 62-65 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Investigating the current and future use of it by 3PL providers in europe and the far east

    Lim, M., Matopoulos, A. & Yu, Y., 2012, International Conference on Industrial Logistics, ICIL 2012 - conference proceedings. University of Zagreb, p. 334-341 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Supply chains
    Visibility
    Logistics
    Industry
    Productivity
    2011

    Designing post-disaster supply chains: learning from housing reconstruction projects

    Kovács, G., Matopoulos, A. & Hayes, O., Jul 2011, Relief supply chain management: humanitarian, aid and emergency logistics. Kovács, G. & Spens, K. M. (eds.). Hershey, PA (US): IGI Global, p. 90-102 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Disaster
    Supply chain
    Supply chain design
    Community-based
    Resources
    Open Access
    File
    Innovation
    Manufacturing sector
    Food manufacturing
    Innovation strategy
    Food industry

    Sustainability practices and indicators in food retail logistics: findings from an exploratory study

    Matopoulos, A. & Bourlakis, M., 2011, In : Journal on Chain and Network Science. 10, 3, p. 207-218 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Logistics
    Sustainable development
    Exploratory study
    Food retail
    Sustainability

    Warehouse technologies in retail operations: the case of voice picking

    Matopoulos, A., 17 Mar 2011, Intelligent agrifood chains and networks. Bourlakis, M., Vlachos, I. P. & Zeimpekis, V. (eds.). Chichester (UK): Blackwell, p. 195-207 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    2010

    A community-based approach to supply chain design

    Kovács, G., Matopoulos, A. & Hayes, O., 2010, In : International Journal of Logistics. 13, 5, p. 411-422 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Purchasing
    Decision making
    Supply chain design
    Community-based

    Adoption of e-business solutions in food supply chains

    Vlachopoulou, M. & Matopoulos, A., 28 Jan 2010, Delivering performance in food supply chains. Mena, C. & Stevens, G. (eds.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 416-431 16 p. (Woodhead publishing series in food science, technology and nutrition; no. 185).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Food supply
    Supply chain
    Electronic business
    Food industry
    Future trends

    Response to out of stock produce and its underlying economic considerations

    Penn, J., Matopoulos, A. & House, L., 2010.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Open Access
    File
    Economics
    Consumer response
    Greece
    Transaction costs

    The evolution of logistics service providers and the role of Internet-based applications in facilitating global operations

    Matopoulos, A. & Papadopoulou, E-M., 2010, Enterprise networks and logistics for agile manufacturing. Wang, L. & Koh, S. C. L. (eds.). London (UK): Springer, p. 297-310 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Logistics
    Internet
    Outsourcing
    Information technology
    Industry

    The role of trust in the transition from traditional to electronic B2B relationships in agri-food chains

    Canavari, M., Fritz, M., Hofstede, G. J., Matopoulos, A. & Vlachopoulou, M., Mar 2010, In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 70, 2, p. 321-327 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    e-commerce
    electronic commerce
    food chain
    electronics
    food

    Trends in food supply chain management

    Bourlakis, M. & Matopoulos, A., 28 Jan 2010, Delivering performance in food supply chains. Mena, C. & Stevens, G. (eds.). Cambridge (UK): Woodhead, p. 511-527 17 p. (Woodhead Publishing Series in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition - See more at: http://www.woodheadpublishing.com/en/book.aspx?bookID=1516#sthash.AaqgEIPc.dpuf; vol. 185).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Supply chain management
    Food supply
    Supply chain
    Sustainability
    Stakeholders
    2009

    Electronic integration of supply chain operations: context, evolution and practices

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., 28 Nov 2009, Supply chain management and knowledge management: integrating critical perspectives in theory and practice. Dwivedi, A. & Butcher, T. (eds.). London (UK): Palgrave Macmillan, p. 217-231 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
    File

    Integration issues in the healthcare supply chain

    Kitsiou, S., Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., May 2009, Handbook of research on information technology management and clinical data administration in healthcare. Dwivedi, A. N. (ed.). IGI Global, Vol. 2. p. 582-597 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Supply chain
    Healthcare
    Health care services
    Responsiveness
    Government

    Logistics by rail: is this the key to more sustainable traffic policies in Northern Germany?

    Zitz, G. & Matopoulos, A., 2009, High-performance logistics: methods and technologies. Blecker, T. & Aldarrat, H. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Erich Schmidt, p. 3-16 14 p. (Operations and technology management ; vol. 12).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Rail
    Germany
    Logistics
    Freight
    Railway

    Perceived risks in cross-border transactions in agri-food chains

    Ameseder, C., Canavari, M., Cantore, N., Deiters, J., Fritz, M., Haas, R., Matopoulos, A., Meixner, O. & Vlachopoulou, M., 2009, [Proceeding of the 113th Seminar of the European Association of Agricultural Economists].

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    File
    risk perception
    supply chain
    food chain
    olive oil
    interviews

    Understanding the factors affecting e-business adoption and impact on logistics processes

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., 1 Jan 2009, In : Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. 20, 6, p. 853-865 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Logistics
    Industry
    Electronic business
    Factors
    Cost reduction
    2008

    Exploring trust in the agri-food sector: implications for electronic relationships

    Hofstede, G. J., Vlachopoulou, M., Matopoulos, A. & Fritz, M., 2008, Proceedings of the international advanced workshop on Information and communication technologies for sustainable agri-production and environments. Salampasis, M., Andreopoulou, Z. & Batzios, C. (eds.). p. 54-65 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Identifying innovation strategies: insights from the greek food industry

    Matopoulos, A. & Vlachopoulou, M., 2008, System dynamics and innovation in food networks 2008: proceedings of the 2nd International European Forum on System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks, Innsbruck-Igls, Austria, 18-22 February 2008. p. 451-462 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Innovation
    Innovation strategy
    Food industry
    Meat
    Food

    Sustainability in the agri-food industry: a literature review and overview of current trends

    Fritz, M. & Matopoulos, A., 2008, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Chain Network Management in Agribusiness the Food Industry, 26-28 May, Ede, The Netherlands.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2007

    A conceptual framework for supply chain collaboration: empirical evidence from the agri-food industry

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M., Manthou, V. & Manos, B., 2007, In : Supply Chain Management. 12, 3, p. 177-186 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Conceptual framework
    Empirical evidence
    Supply chain collaboration
    Food industry
    Testing

    Evaluation of integration technology approaches in the healthcare supply chain

    Kitsiou, S., Matopoulos, A., Manthou, V. & Vlachopoulou, M., 2007, In : International Journal of Value Chain Management. 1, 4, p. 325-343 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Supply chains
    Supply chain management
    Information systems
    Evaluation
    Supply chain

    Exploring the impact of e-business adoption on logistics processes: empirical evidence from the food industry

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., Jun 2007, In : International Journal of Logistics. 10, 2, p. 109-122 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

    Open Access
    File
    Logistics
    Industry
    Supply chains
    Empirical evidence
    Electronic business

    Integrating supply chain operations in the Internet era

    Matopoulos, A., Manthou, V. & Vlachopoulou, M., 2007, In : International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management. 3, 3, p. 305-314 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Supply chains
    Internet
    World Wide Web
    Supply chain
    Grocery
    2006

    Exploring chain, network and cluster collaborative practices: implications for SMEs

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., 2006, In : International Journal of Networking and Virtual Organisations. 3, 2, p. 142-155 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Industry
    Deregulation
    Small and medium-sized enterprises
    Communication
    Business activity

    Exploring trust in E-B2B relationships

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., 2006, Trust and risk in business networks: proceedings of the 99th seminar of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE), Bonn, Germany, 8-10 February, 2006.. p. 405-413 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Business-to-business relationships
    Electronic business
    B2B relationships
    World Wide Web
    Life cycle
    2005

    Exploring clusters and their value as types of business networks in the agricultural sector

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M. & Manthou, V., Jan 2005, In : Operational Research. 5, 1, p. 9-19 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Sector
    Industry
    Agriculture
    Business
    Business networks

    Internet-based applications in the agri-food supply chain: a survey on the Greek canning sector

    Manthou, V., Matopoulos, A. & Vlachopoulou, M., Oct 2005, In : Journal of Food Engineering. 70, 3, p. 447-454 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    canning
    Food Chain
    Food Supply
    Internet
    food supply chain
    2004

    Information architecture framework for agri-food networks

    Matopoulos, A., Vlachopoulou, M., Folinas, D. & Manthou, V., 2004, Dynamics in chains and networks. Bremmers, H. J., Omta, S. W. F., Trienekens, J. H. & Wubben, E. F. M. (eds.). Wageningen (NL): Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 159-165 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    2002

    Life cycle cost and support opportunities in the supply chain: a case study of Greek peach cooperatives

    Manthou, V., Matopoulos, A. & Vlachopoulou, M., 2002, Proceedings of the 18th international logistics congress, outsourcing life cycle support sharing the risks, sharing the opportunities.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution