International Journal of Production Research volume 57, issue 23, P7395-7422 2018 DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1542176 View full text
Gianmarco Bressanelli, Marco Perona, Nicola Saccani

Abstract: Despite companies face several challenges when redesigning their supply chain for the Circular Economy, the literature lacks a systematisation of such challenges and of the ways to overcome them. Through a systematic literature review, this paper identifies and systematises 24 challenges that may hamper a supply chain redesign for the Circular Economy. Sixteen among these challenges are well known from research in related topics. On the contrary, the remaining eight are relatively new or take a different relev…

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