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Ed Sweeney

Professor of Logistics and Systems, Director, Aston Logistics & Systems Institute

    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    1989 …2019

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    Research Output

    2019

    A simulation study on the potential of moving urban freight by a cross-city railway line.

    Potti, P., Marinov, M. & Sweeney, E., 1 Nov 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 21, 6088.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    GAMIFICATION OF WAREHOUSING ACTIVITIES: EXPLORING PERSPECTIVES OF WAREHOUSE MANAGERS IN THE UK

    Bahr, W., Mavrogenis, V. & Sweeney, E., 5 Sep 2019, Proceedings of the 24th Annual Logistics Research Network Conference.

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

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    Information Exchange in Supply chain management: Social media as an enabler

    Sasankan, A., Jones, K., Sweeney, E. & Knight, L., 5 Sep 2019, (Unpublished) Information Exchange in Supply chain management: Social media as an enabler. Vol. 4-5 September 2019. p. 190-195

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

    The human chain in logistics and supply chain management research and practice

    Sweeney, E. & Bahr, W., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Procurement. 2, 1, p. 72-83 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    Strategic adoption of logistics and supply chain management

    Sweeney, E., Grant, D. B. & Mangan, D. J., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 38, 3, p. 852-873

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2017

    Editorial

    Evangelista, P., Huge-Brodin, M., Sweeney, E. & Morvillo, A., 23 Aug 2017, In : International Journal of Business and Systems Research. 11, 4, p. 345-348 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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    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

    Green agenda and sustainability in follow up and evaluation stage of purchasing of logistics services: perspectives from the British shippers and forwarders

    Bahr, W. & Sweeney, E., 1 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Logistics Research Network Conference.

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

    Open Access
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    Practitioner perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: a study from Poland and Switzerland

    Bahr, W., Oettmeier, K. & Sweeney, E., 7 Jun 2017, NOFOMA 2017 - Proceedings of the 29th annual Nordic logistics research network conference.

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

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    Putting together environmental sustainability and profitability in logistics and supply chains

    Evangelista, P. (ed.), Huge-Brodin, M. (ed.), Sweeney, E. (ed.) & Morvillo, A. (ed.), 1 Oct 2017, In : International Journal of Business and Systems Research. 11, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

    The adoption of green initiatives in logistics service providers – a strategic perspective

    Isaksson, K., Huge-Brodin, M., Evangelista, P. & Sweeney, E., 1 Jan 2017, In : International Journal of Business and Systems Research. 11, 4, p. 349 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2016

    Implementation of supply chain management theory in practice: a questionnaire survey in the United Kingdom

    Bahr, W. & Sweeney, E., 7 Sep 2016, Proceedings of the 21st Annual Logistics Research Network Conference.

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

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    2015

    Decision support system for vendor managed inventory supply chain: a case study

    Borade, A. B. & Sweeney, E., 2015, In : International Journal of Production Research. 53, 16, p. 4789-4818 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Editorial

    Sweeney, E. & Lloyd, C., 2015, In : International Journal of Logistics. 18, 2, p. 99-100 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Practitioner perspectives on supply chain management and logistics: a study from the United Kingdom

    Sweeney, E. & Bahr, W., Sep 2015, Proceedings of the 20th Annual Logistics Research Network Conference: resource efficiency and sustainability in logistics and supply chain management. Lim, M., Jones, C., Day, J. & et al (eds.).

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

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    The implementation of supply chain management theory in practice: an empirical investigation

    Sweeney, E., Grant, D. B. & Mangan, D. J., 12 Jan 2015, In : Supply Chain Management. 20, 1, p. 56-70 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2014
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    2013

    Purchasing green transport and logistics services: implications from the environmental sustainability attitude of 3PLs

    Evangelista, P., Huge-Brodin, M., Isaksson, K. & Sweeney, E., Dec 2013, Sustainable practices: concepts, methodologies, tools, and applications. Information Resources Management Association (ed.). IGI Global, Vol. 1. p. 86-102 17 p.

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

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    Supply chain "mega-trends": current status and future trends

    Sweeney, E., 2013, In : Linkline. Spring 2013, p. 31-34 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Sustainable purchasing practices: an investigation into current industry awareness and practice

    Sweeney, E., Palisi, F. & Newton, K., 2013, CIEC Engineering Education in an Era of Globalisation: the Conference for Industry and Education Collaboration.

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

    Technology adoption in small and medium-sized logistics providers

    Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A. & Sweeney, E., 2013, In : Industrial Management and Data Systems. 113, 7, p. 967-989 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    The role of third party logistics providers (3PLs) in the adoption of green supply chain initiatives

    Sweeney, E., Evangelista, P., Huge-Brodin, M. & Isaksson, K., 29 Aug 2013, In : European Financial Review. p. 32-34 3 p., 84.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2012

    Assessing aviation e-marketplaces: a multi-criteria approach

    Esposito, E., Evangelista, P., Mastroianni, M., Passaro, R., Sweeney, E. & Wagner, C. M., 24 Feb 2012, The evolution of supply systems management. Esposito, E. & Raffa, M. (eds.). Napoli (IT), p. 303-314 12 p. (Ingegneria economico-gestionale).

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

    A survey based analysis of IT adoption and 3PLs' performance

    Evangelista, P., Mogre, R., Perego, A., Raspagliesi, A. & Sweeney, E., Mar 2012, In : Supply Chain Management. 17, 2, p. 172-186 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Purchasing green transport and logistics services: implications for small business

    Evangelista, P., Huge-Brodin, M., Isaksson, K. & Sweeney, E., 2012, In : Piccola Impresa/Small Business. 2, p. 43-62 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Purchasing green transport and logistics services: implications from the environmental sustainability attitude of 3PLs

    Evangelista, P., Huge-Brodin, M., Isaksson, K. & Sweeney, E., Aug 2012, Outsourcing management for supply chain operations and logistics service. Folinas, D. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 449-465 17 p. (Premier reference source).

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

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    Putting supply chain management (SCM) theory into practice: the role and importance of the people dimension

    Sweeney, E., 2012, In : Linkline. Spring, p. 39-41 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The people dimension in logistics and supply chain management: its role and importance

    Sweeney, E., 2012, Supply chain management: perspectives, issues and cases. Passaro, R. & Thomas, A. (eds.). Milano (IT): McGraw-Hill, p. 73-82 10 p.

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

    The rhetoric and reality of supply chain management in Irish business

    Sweeney, E., 2012, In : Linkline. Autumn, p. 23-24 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2011

    Critical success factors in the re-engineering of 21st Century supply chains

    Sweeney, E., Jan 2011, In : Link. 9, 1, p. 12-14 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Preface

    Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A., Sweeney, E. & Esposito, E., Oct 2011, Supply chain innovation for competing in highly competitive markets: challenges and solutions. Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A., Sweeney, E. & Esposito, E. (eds.). IGI Global, p. vii-xiv 8 p. (Premier reference source).

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

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    SCM key to competitiveness

    Sweeney, E., 2011, In : Irish Packaging Year Book and Directory. 2011, p. 10-11 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Supply chain and logistics technology investment in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMES)

    Sweeney, E., Oct 2011, In : Linkline. Autumn, p. 9-11 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Supply chain innovation for competing in highly competitive markets: challenges and solutions

    Evangelista, P. (ed.), McKinnon, A. (ed.), Sweeney, E. (ed.) & Esposito, E. (ed.), Oct 2011, IGI Global. 350 p. (Premier reference source)

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

    Supply chain integration: challenges and solutions

    Sweeney, E., Oct 2011, Supply chain innovation for competing in highly competitive markets: challenges and solutions. Evangelista, P., McKinnon, A., Sweeney, E. & Esposito, E. (eds.). IGI Global, p. 1-26 26 p. (Premier reference source).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Towards a unified definition of supply chain management: the four fundamentals

    Sweeney, E., Jul 2011, In : International Journal of Applied Logistics. 2, 3, p. 30-48 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    2010

    Chain reactions: management opportunities report

    Sweeney, E., 2010, In : Business and Finance. 46, 2, p. 10 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Dynamic supply chain alignment: a new business model for peak performance in enterprise supply chains across all geographies

    Sweeney, E. & Park, D., 2010, In : International Journal of Logistics. 13, 1, p. 95-96 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

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    e-Business in supply chain management

    Wagner, C-M. & Sweeney, E., Oct 2010, Electronic supply network coordination in intelligent and dynamic environments: modeling and implementation. Mahdavi, I., Mohebbi, S. & Cho, N. (eds.). Hershey, PA (US): IGI Global, p. 24-42 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Excelling in supply chain management

    Sweeney, E., 5 Jan 2010, Food Ireland, 2010, p. 14-16 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    ICT innovation diffusion in small logistics service providers: an empirical study

    Evangelista, P., Sweeney, E. & Wagner, C., 2010, Innovative management in global logistics and transport: proceedings of the International Conference on Logistics and Transport, Chiang Mai, Thailand, December 2009. p. 53-70 18 p.

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

    Logistics Ireland conference 2010

    Sweeney, E., Dec 2010, In : Linkline. December, p. 38-39 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Supply chain change management: an internal and B2B relationship perspective

    Sweeney, E., May 2010, In : Supply chain perspectives. 11, 1, p. 18-21 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    The role of sustainability in SCM: the case of the sustainable packaging supply chain

    Sweeney, E., Sep 2010, In : Supply chain perspectives. 11, 2, p. 31-33 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Towards the sustainable packaging supply chain

    Sweeney, E., 2010, Irish Packaging Year Book and Directory, 2010, p. 11-14 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    2009

    Improving supply chain management: lean, agile and resilient pharmaceutical supply chains:jargon or action?

    Sweeney, E., 2009, Irish ParmaChem, 2009, p. 38-39 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Managing the packaging supply chain

    Sweeney, E., 2009, Irish Packaging Year Book and Directory, 2009, p. 7-8 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Putting SCM theory into practice: towards a re-engineering roadmap

    Sweeney, E., 20 Sep 2009, Supply chain management and logistics in a volatile global environment. Sweeney, E. (ed.). Dublin (IE): Blackhall, p. 99-111 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access