International Journal of Production Research

(The median citation count of International Journal of Production Research is 5. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Impact of COVID-19 on logistics systems and disruptions in food supply chain502
The applications of Industry 4.0 technologies in manufacturing context: a systematic literature review346
Reconfigurable supply chain: the X-network269
Researchers' perspectives on Industry 4.0: multi-disciplinary analysis and opportunities for operations management259
Supply Chain Viability and the COVID-19 pandemic: a conceptual and formal generalisation of four major adaptation strategies224
Blockchain-based food supply chain traceability: a case study in the dairy sector199
Machine learning in manufacturing and industry 4.0 applications190
Ripple effect and supply chain disruption management: new trends and research directions174
The Industry 5.0 framework: viability-based integration of the resilience, sustainability, and human-centricity perspectives162
Blockchain adoption in operations and supply chain management: empirical evidence from an emerging economy160
5G in digital supply chain and operations management: fostering flexibility, end-to-end connectivity and real-time visibility through internet-of-everything142
A systematic literature review of the capabilities and performance metrics of supply chain resilience141
The complementary effect of lean manufacturing and digitalisation on operational performance137
Barriers to the adoption of blockchain technology in business supply chains: a total interpretive structural modelling (TISM) approach131
Antecedents and consequences of supply chain risk management capabilities: an investigation in the post-coronavirus crisis127
Learning to schedule job-shop problems: representation and policy learning using graph neural network and reinforcement learning125
Zero-defect manufacturing the approach for higher manufacturing sustainability in the era of industry 4.0: a position paper124
Balancing price and green quality in presence of consumer environmental awareness: a green supply chain coordination approach123
One-to-one relationships between Industry 4.0 technologies and Lean Production techniques: a multiple case study118
An investigation of information alignment and collaboration as complements to supply chain agility in humanitarian supply chain109
Artificial intelligence (AI) in augmented reality (AR)-assisted manufacturing applications: a review108
Role of Big Data Analytics in supply chain management: current trends and future perspectives108
Multi-objective robust optimisation model for MDVRPLS in refined oil distribution104
Linkages between big data analytics, circular economy, sustainable supply chain flexibility, and sustainable performance in manufacturing firms96
Big Data in operations and supply chain management: a systematic literature review and future research agenda92
The emergence of cognitive digital twin: vision, challenges and opportunities92
Building supply-chain resilience: an artificial intelligence-based technique and decision-making framework92
Designing a blockchain enabled supply chain86
Blockchain in food supply chains: a literature review and synthesis analysis of platforms, benefits and challenges85
Reconfigurable manufacturing systems from an optimisation perspective: a focused review of literature83
The impact of flexibility and redundancy on improving supply chain resilience to disruptions80
Evaluating barriers and solutions for social sustainability adoption in multi-tier supply chains80
An analysis of strategies for adopting blockchain technology in the fresh product supply chain80
Industry 4.0 triggered by Lean Thinking: insights from a systematic literature review79
Research opportunities in preparing supply chains of essential goods for future pandemics79
The architectural framework of a cyber physical logistics system for digital-twin-based supply chain control79
Deep reinforcement learning in production systems: a systematic literature review77
Coordination of a supply chain with an online platform considering green technology in the blockchain era75
Critical success factors influencing artificial intelligence adoption in food supply chains74
Game theory-based models in green supply chain management: a review of the literature73
Adaptive scheduling for assembly job shop with uncertain assembly times based on dual Q-learning70
The impact of information sharing on supply chain learning and flexibility performance66
Digital twin design for real-time monitoring – a case study of die cutting machine66
The role of artificial intelligence in supply chain management: mapping the territory66
Data-driven secure, resilient and sustainable supply chains: gaps, opportunities, and a new generalised data sharing and data monetisation framework66
Industry 4.0 technologies as enablers of collaboration in circular supply chains: a systematic literature review65
Automated order picking systems and the links between design and performance: a systematic literature review65
Production planning and scheduling in multi-factory production networks: a systematic literature review64
A deformable CNN-DLSTM based transfer learning method for fault diagnosis of rolling bearing under multiple working conditions63
Integrating Internet of Things and multi-temperature delivery planning for perishable food E-commerce logistics: a model and application62
A robust location-inventory model for food supply chains operating under disruptions with ripple effects61
A machine learning approach for predicting hidden links in supply chain with graph neural networks61
Deep reinforcement learning for dynamic scheduling of a flexible job shop59
Smart city for sustainable urban freight logistics59
Facility layout planning. An extended literature review59
A blockchain-based evaluation approach for customer delivery satisfaction in sustainable urban logistics59
Artificial intelligence-driven risk management for enhancing supply chain agility: A deep-learning-based dual-stage PLS-SEM-ANN analysis58
Blockchain technology in maritime supply chains: applications, architecture and challenges58
Financial performance and supply chain dynamic capabilities: the Moderating Role of Industry 4.0 technologies55
Production and operations management for intelligent manufacturing: a systematic literature review54
A multi-layer Bayesian network method for supply chain disruption modelling in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic54
The role of Artificial Intelligence networks in sustainable supply chain finance for foodand drink industry53
COVID-19 as a trigger for dynamic capability development and supply chain resilience improvement53
Workforce reconfiguration strategies in manufacturing systems: a state of the art53
The influence of digital transformation on low-carbon operations management practices and performance: does CEO ambivalence matter?52
Visualisation of ripple effect in supply chains under long-term, simultaneous disruptions: a system dynamics approach52
Design and management of assembly systems 4.0: systematic literature review and research agenda52
A model integrating lean and green practices for viable, sustainable, and digital supply chain performance51
State of the art, conceptual framework and simulation analysis of the ripple effect on supply chains51
An improved artificial bee colony for multi-objective distributed unrelated parallel machine scheduling51
Potentials and challenges of augmented reality smart glasses in logistics and supply chain management: a systematic literature review50
A review on reinforcement learning algorithms and applications in supply chain management50
Decision support in productive processes through DES and ABS in the Digital Twin era: a systematic literature review49
The shortage economy and its implications for supply chain and operations management49
Product returns management: a comprehensive review and future research agenda49
Improved multi-fidelity simulation-based optimisation: application in a digital twin shop floor48
The evolution of production scheduling from Industry 3.0 through Industry 4.048
Towards AI driven environmental sustainability: an application of automated logistics in container port terminals48
Anti-conflict AGV path planning in automated container terminals based on multi-agent reinforcement learning47
Big data analytics in manufacturing: a bibliometric analysis of research in the field of business management46
A systematic literature review to explore traceability and lifecycle relationship46
Disaster readiness’ influence on the impact of supply chain resilience and robustness on firms’ financial performance: a COVID-19 empirical investigation46
The zero trust supply chain: Managing supply chain risk in the absence of trust46
Revisiting the warehouse research through an evolutionary lens: a review from 1990 to 201945
The selection of marketplace mode and reselling mode with demand disruptions under cap-and-trade regulation44
Consideration of workers’ differences in production systems modelling and design: State of the art and directions for future research44
Open manufacturing: a design-for-resilience approach44
A systematic literature review exploring uncertainty management and sustainability outcomes in circular supply chains44
Toward supply chain viability theory: from lessons learned through COVID-19 pandemic to viable ecosystems43
A new robust dynamic Bayesian network approach for disruption risk assessment under the supply chain ripple effect43
Industrial big-data-driven and CPS-based adaptive production scheduling for smart manufacturing42
Human-centric artificial intelligence architecture for industry 5.0 applications42
Exploring the impacts and contributions of maintenance function for sustainable manufacturing42
Internet of things (IoT) and big data analytics (BDA) for digital manufacturing (DM)42
Mining online reviews with a Kansei-integrated Kano model for innovative product design41
Product backorder prediction using deep neural network on imbalanced data41
Battling counterfeit masks during the COVID-19 outbreak: quality inspection vs. blockchain adoption41
Virtual metrology as an approach for product quality estimation in Industry 4.0: a systematic review and integrative conceptual framework41
Industrial ontologies for interoperability in agile and resilient manufacturing41
Revenue-sharing contracts in supply chains: a comprehensive literature review41
Operational decisions and financing strategies in a capital-constrained closed-loop supply chain41
Balancing collaborative human–robot assembly lines to optimise cycle time and ergonomic risk40
Multi-objective optimisation for energy-aware flexible job-shop scheduling problem with assembly operations40
A literature review and design methodology for digital twins in the era of zero defect manufacturing40
Machine learning for demand forecasting in the physical internet: a case study of agricultural products in Thailand40
A decision support system for configuring spare parts supply chains considering different manufacturing technologies39
Triads in sustainable supply-chain perspective: why is a collaboration mechanism needed?39
Analysing perceived role of blockchain technology in SCM context for the manufacturing industry39
Demonstration of a blockchain-based framework using smart contracts for supply chain collaboration39
Blockchain adoption in logistics and supply chain: a literature review and research agenda39
A shuffled frog-leaping algorithm with memeplex quality for bi-objective distributed scheduling in hybrid flow shop39
22 Years of Lean Supply Chain Management: a science mapping-based bibliometric analysis39
Deploying cobots in collaborative systems: major considerations and productivity analysis38
Business continuity-inspired resilient supply chain network design38
A multi-cut L-shaped method for resilient and responsive supply chain network design38
Knowledge-based engineering approach for defining robotic manufacturing system architectures38
Constraint programming approach for multi-resource-constrained unrelated parallel machine scheduling problem with sequence-dependent setup times37
Managing collecting or remarketing channels: different choice for cannibalisation in remanufacturing outsourcing37
A novel self-training semi-supervised deep learning approach for machinery fault diagnosis37
A recovery planning model for online business operations under the COVID-19 outbreak37
Analytics and machine learning in vehicle routing research37
A parcel network flow approach for joint delivery networks using parcel lockers37
A systematic review of the implementation of industry 4.0 from the organisational perspective37
Blockchained smart contract pyramid-driven multi-agent autonomous process control for resilient individualised manufacturing towards Industry 5.036
Innovative platform operations with the use of technologies in the blockchain era36
A novel shuffled frog-leaping algorithm with reinforcement learning for distributed assembly hybrid flow shop scheduling36
New challenges in supply chain management: cybersecurity across the supply chain36
Joint optimisation for dynamic flexible job-shop scheduling problem with transportation time and resource constraints35
52 Years of manufacturing strategy: an evolutionary review of literature (1969–2021)35
Assistive devices for manual materials handling in warehouses: a systematic literature review35
Digital transformation maturity assessment: development of the digital transformation capability maturity model35
Robust modelling and prediction of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada35
What is Quality 4.0? An exploratory sequential mixed methods study of Italian manufacturing companies35
Lean Production and Industry 4.0 integration: how Lean Automation is emerging in manufacturing industry35
A low-carbon, fixed-tour scheduling problem with time windows in a time-dependent traffic environment34
Reverse supply network design for circular economy pathways of wind turbine blades in Europe34
Sustainable innovation in the dairy supply chain: enabling factors for intermodal transportation34
Data analytics in pharmaceutical supply chains: state of the art, opportunities, and challenges34
Tool condition monitoring framework for predictive maintenance: a case study on milling process34
Digitalisation and servitisation of machine tools in the era of Industry 4.0: a review34
Exploring the role of artificial intelligence in building production resilience: learnings from the COVID-19 pandemic33
Systems resilience assessments: a review, framework and metrics33
Cooperated teaching-learning-based optimisation for distributed two-stage assembly flow shop scheduling33
Smart lighting systems: state-of-the-art and potential applications in warehouse order picking33
Mitigating ripple effect in supply networks: the effect of trust and topology on resilience33
Meta-heuristics for sustainable supply chain management: a review33
Ageing and human-system errors in manufacturing: a scoping review33
Fostering low-carbon production and logistics systems: framework and empirical evidence33
Reinforcement learning for robotic flow shop scheduling with processing time variations33
An enhanced branch-and-price algorithm for the integrated production and transportation scheduling problem33
Financing the newsvendor with preferential credit: bank vs. manufacturer32
The green contagion effect: an investigation into the propagation of environmental practices across multiple supply chains tiers32
An analysis of the ripple effect for disruptions occurring in circular flows of a supply chain network*32
A cloud edge-based two-level hybrid scheduling learning model in cloud manufacturing32
Hybrid make-to-stock and make-to-order systems: a taxonomic review31
Actionable cognitive twins for decision making in manufacturing31
A linear model for optimal cybersecurity investment in Industry 4.0 supply chains31
Smart logistics ecological cooperation with data sharing and platform empowerment: an examination with evolutionary game model31
What does operational excellence mean in the Fourth Industrial Revolution era?31
Supporting a capital-constrained supplier with mixed pre-shipment financing facilities30
Big data analytics energy-saving strategies for air compressors in the semiconductor industry – an empirical study30
Prioritizing adoption barriers of platforms based on blockchain technology from balanced scorecard perspectives in healthcare industry: a structural approach30
Robust possibilistic programming for joint order batching and picker routing problem in warehouse management30
Nature inspired supply chain solutions: definitions, analogies, and future research directions30
Reactive scheduling approach for solving a realistic flexible job shop scheduling problem30
Transforming resilience in the context of a pandemic: results from a cross-industry case study exploring supply chain viability30
Product disassembly sequence planning: state-of-the-art, challenges, opportunities and future directions30
Matchmaking in reward-based crowdfunding platforms: a hybrid machine learning approach30
Using deep learning to value free-form text data for predictive maintenance29
The relationship between nested patterns and the ripple effect in complex supply networks29
Using process mining to improve productivity in make-to-stock manufacturing29
Market entrance and pricing strategies for a capital-constrained remanufacturing supply chain: effects of equity and bank financing on circular economy29
Forward and reverse logistics vehicle routing problems with time horizons in B2C e-commerce logistics29
Effective heuristics and metaheuristics to minimise total tardiness for the distributed permutation flowshop scheduling problem29
A data-driven method for enhancing the image-based automatic inspection of IC wire bonding defects29
Blockchain implementation in pharmaceutical supply chains: A review and conceptual framework29
Formalising product deletion across the supply chain: blockchain technology as a relational governance mechanism28
Blockchain’s impact on platform supply chains: transaction cost and information transparency perspectives28
Modelling flexible decisions about sustainable supplier selection in multitier sustainable supply chain management28
Multi-period price competition of blockchain-technology-supported and traditional platforms under network effect28
Strategic management of product recovery and its environmental impact28
Crowdsource-enabled integrated production and transportation scheduling for smart city logistics28
Applying digital twins for inventory and cash management in supply chains under physical and financial disruptions28
Concurrent optimisation of modular product and Reconfigurable Manufacturing System configuration: a customer-oriented offer for mass customisation28
A bi-objective optimisation of post-disaster relief distribution and short-term network restoration using hybrid NSGA-II algorithm27
Order release planning with predictive lead times: a machine learning approach27
Applications of deep learning for fault detection in industrial cold forging27
Grain production management to reduce global warming potential under financial constraints and time value of money using evolutionary game theory27
Intelligent scheduling and reconfiguration via deep reinforcement learning in smart manufacturing27
A review on tool orientation planning in multi-axis machining27
Impact of financial risk on supply chains: a manufacturer-supplier relational perspective27
Semantic-aware event link reasoning over industrial knowledge graph embedding time series data27
Designing profitable and responsive supply chains under uncertainty26
Intertwined supply network design under facility and transportation disruption from the viability perspective26
Selection of best buyback strategy for original equipment manufacturer and independent remanufacturer – game theoretic approach26
Robust scheduling for a two-stage assembly shop with scenario-dependent processing times26
Optimal strategies for financing a three-level supply chain through blockchain platform finance26
Impact of blockchain technology on the optimal pricing and quality decisions of platform supply chains26
An architecture to facilitate the integration of human workers in Industry 4.0 environments26
The interpretive model of manufacturing: a theoretical framework and research agenda for machine learning in manufacturing26
Recent contributions to supply chain finance: towards a theoretical and practical research agenda26
Design and development of automobile assembly model using federated artificial intelligence with smart contract26
Supply chain mapping: a proposed construct26
Dynamic design method of digital twin process model driven by knowledge-evolution machining features25
Nonparametric monitoring of multivariate data via KNN learning25
Efficient path planning for automated guided vehicles using A* (Astar) algorithm incorporating turning costs in search heuristic25
A stochastic optimisation approach to maintain supply chain viability under the ripple effect25
Soft sensor of flotation froth grade classification based on hybrid deep neural network25
A reinforcement learning-driven brain storm optimisation algorithm for multi-objective energy-efficient distributed assembly no-wait flow shop scheduling problem25
Dynamic generic and brand advertising decisions under supply disruption25
Electric vehicle routing problem with flexible deliveries25
A quantitative approach to resilience in manufacturing systems25
Integrated production-inventory-routing problem for multi-perishable products under uncertainty by meta-heuristic algorithms24
AI based decision making: combining strategies to improve operational performance24
Evaluation of antecedents to social sustainability practices in multi-tier Indian automotive manufacturing firms24
Optimal information disclosure strategies for a retail platform in the blockchain technology era24
Decision support model for implementing assistive technologies in assembly activities: a case study24
A decade of progress in supply chain risk management: risk typology, emerging topics, and research collaborators24
Branch-and-price-and-cut methods for the electric vehicle routing problem with time windows24
Assessing the performances of a novel decentralised scheduling approach in Industry 4.0 and cloud manufacturing contexts24
Pricing strategy for B&M store in a dual-channel supply chain based on hotelling model24
Dynamic resource levelling in projects under uncertainty24
Intermittent demand forecasting for spare parts in the heavy-duty vehicle industry: a support vector machine model24
Practical factors in order picking planning: state-of-the-art classification and review24
Reinforcement learning applied to production planning and control23
Financing decisions of low-carbon supply Chain under Chain-to-Chain competition23
A many-objective memetic algorithm for correlation-aware service composition in cloud manufacturing23
Optimal postponement in supply chain network design under uncertainty: an application for additive manufacturing23
Metaverse supply chain and operations management23
Improved whale optimisation algorithm for two-sided disassembly line balancing problems considering part characteristic indexes23
Examining the resiliency of intertwined supply networks: ajury-riggingperspective23
Improved model and efficient method for bi-objective closed-loop food supply chain problem with returnable transport items23
A twin data and knowledge-driven intelligent process planning framework of aviation parts23
Modelling the impact of climate change risk on supply chain performance23
Application of artificial intelligence for resilient and sustainable healthcare system: systematic literature review and future research directions23
Physical Internet-enabled customised furniture delivery in the metropolitan areas: digitalisation, optimisation and case study23
Dynamic compensation and contingent sourcing strategies for supply disruption23
A hybrid multi-level optimisation framework for integrated production scheduling and vehicle routing with flexible departure time23
Artificial intelligence-driven supply chain resilience in Vietnamese manufacturing small- and medium-sized enterprises23
Heuristic algorithms for truck scheduling of cross-docking operations in cold-chain logistics23
Supply chain-oriented permutation flowshop scheduling considering flexible assembly and setup times23
Investigating the themes in supply chain finance: the emergence of blockchain as a disruptive technology22
Multi-period distribution network design with boundedly rational customers for the service-oriented manufacturing supply chain: a 4PL perspective22
Proportional order-up-to policies for closed-loop supply chains: the dynamic effects of inventory controllers22
How social communications affect product line design in the platform economy22
The impacts of digital technologies on coping with the COVID-19 pandemic in the manufacturing industry: a systematic literature review22
Multiobjective capacitated green vehicle routing problem with fuzzy time-distances and demands split into bags22
Application of supportive and substitutive technologies in manual warehouse order picking: a content analysis22
In pursuit of humanised order picking planning: methodological review, literature classification and input from practice22
Explainable reinforcement learning in production control of job shop manufacturing system22