International Journal of Production Economics

(The H4-Index of International Journal of Production Economics is 69. 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.)
Industry 4.0 technologies assessment: A sustainability perspective598
Blockchain technology and the sustainable supply chain: Theoretically exploring adoption barriers586
Barriers to the adoption of industry 4.0 technologies in the manufacturing sector: An inter-country comparative perspective475
The impact of digital technologies on economic and environmental performance in the context of industry 4.0: A moderated mediation model394
Can supply chain risk management practices mitigate the disruption impacts on supply chains’ resilience and robustness? Evidence from an empirical survey in a COVID-19 outbreak era383
Behind the definition of Industry 4.0: Analysis and open questions359
Big data analytics and artificial intelligence pathway to operational performance under the effects of entrepreneurial orientation and environmental dynamism: A study of manufacturing organisations309
OR-methods for coping with the ripple effect in supply chains during COVID-19 pandemic: Managerial insights and research implications305
Industry 4.0 and the human factor – A systems framework and analysis methodology for successful development284
Industry 4.0 adoption and 10R advance manufacturing capabilities for sustainable development266
Industry 4.0 innovation ecosystems: An evolutionary perspective on value cocreation235
Analysis of resilience strategies and ripple effect in blockchain-coordinated supply chains: An agent-based simulation study224
Dynamics between blockchain adoption determinants and supply chain performance: An empirical investigation205
A performance measurement system for industry 4.0 enabled smart manufacturing system in SMMEs- A review and empirical investigation197
Big data algorithms and applications in intelligent transportation system: A review and bibliometric analysis185
Blockchain and smart contracts in supply chain management: A game theoretic model184
The effect of additive manufacturing adoption on supply chain flexibility and performance: An empirical analysis from the automotive industry184
Supply chain risk management and operational performance: The enabling role of supply chain integration181
Costs of resilience and disruptions in supply chain network design models: A review and future research directions173
Omni-channel management in the new retailing era: A systematic review and future research agenda162
The impact of information technology usage on supply chain resilience and performance: An ambidexterous view159
Two echelon vehicle routing problem with drones in last mile delivery156
Exploring supply chain network resilience in the presence of the ripple effect151
A fuzzy rule-based industry 4.0 maturity model for operations and supply chain management147
Leveraging industry 4.0 – A business model pattern framework145
The effects of business analytics capability on circular economy implementation, resource orchestration capability, and firm performance143
Green vehicle routing problem: A state-of-the-art review138
Achieving sustainable development goals through identifying and analyzing barriers to industrial sharing economy: A framework development137
GVRP considered oil-gas recovery in refined oil distribution: From an environmental perspective135
Challenges to COVID-19 vaccine supply chain: Implications for sustainable development goals134
Contracting green product supply chains considering marketing efforts in the circular economy era134
Supply chain social sustainability in small and medium manufacturing enterprises and firms’ performance: Empirical evidence from an emerging Asian economy129
Impact of COVID-19 outbreak on employee performance – Moderating role of industry 4.0 base technologies126
Combined effects of carbon emission and production quality improvement for fixed lifetime products in a sustainable supply chain management124
Order picker routing in warehouses: A systematic literature review118
Supply chain and external conditions under which supply chain resilience pays: An organizational information processing theorization117
Artificial intelligence applications in supply chain management112
Determinants of the transition towards circular economy in SMEs: A sustainable supply chain management perspective106
The role of circular economy principles and sustainable-oriented innovation to enhance social, economic and environmental performance: Evidence from Mexican SMEs102
Assessment of pre and post-disaster supply chain resilience based on network structural parameters with CVaR as a risk measure101
Implementation of digital manufacturing technologies: Antecedents and consequences100
Sustainable development in Asian manufacturing SMEs: Progress and directions98
Evaluating the impact of carbon tax policy on manufacturing and remanufacturing decisions in a closed-loop supply chain98
Multi-stage hybrid model for supplier selection and order allocation considering disruption risks and disruptive technologies96
Sustainability assessment of last-mile logistics and distribution strategies: The case of local food networks95
Supply chain collaboration and sustainability performance in circular economy: A systematic literature review95
Managing skill certification in online outsourcing platforms: A perspective of buyer-determined reverse auctions94
Drivers and value-relevance of CSR performance in the logistics sector: A cross-country firm-level investigation93
Blockchain technology in the supply chain: An integrated theoretical perspective of organizational adoption90
Electric vehicle battery secondary use under government subsidy: A closed-loop supply chain perspective87
Supply chain resilience in the UK during the coronavirus pandemic: A resource orchestration perspective86
Large-scale automotive battery cell manufacturing: Analyzing strategic and operational effects on manufacturing costs85
Optimization of supply chain networks with inclusion of labor: Applications to COVID-19 pandemic disruptions85
Exploring servitization through the paradox lens: Coping practices in servitization80
An analytical approach for evaluating the impact of blockchain technology on sustainable supply chain performance80
Reusable packaging in supply chains: A review of environmental and economic impacts, logistics system designs, and operations management79
Exploring supply chain structural dynamics: New disruptive technologies and disruption risks79
Optimal operations of a closed-loop supply chain under a dual regulation78
Integrating big data analytics into supply chain finance: The roles of information processing and data-driven culture77
Digital supply chain management in the COVID-19 crisis: An asset orchestration perspective77
Integration of Industry 4.0 technologies into Total Productive Maintenance practices76
Stochastic optimization of disruption-driven supply chain network design with a new resilience metric73
Supply chain leadership and firm performance: A meta-analysis73
How do product quality uncertainties affect the sharing economy platforms with risk considerations? A mean-variance analysis73
Omnichannel retailers’ return policy strategies in the presence of competition72
Operational resilience, disruption, and efficiency: Conceptual and empirical analyses71
The effects of agro-food supply chain integration on product quality and financial performance: Evidence from Chinese agro-food processing business71
Short-term prediction of passenger volume for urban rail systems: A deep learning approach based on smart-card data70
Green supply chain innovation: Emergence, adoption, and challenges70
Eco-innovation and its role for performance improvement among Chinese small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises69
The design of resilient food supply chain networks prone to epidemic disruptions69