International Journal of Production Economics

(The TQCC of International Journal of Production Economics is 21. 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
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
Stochastic optimization of disruption-driven supply chain network design with a new resilience metric73
Omnichannel retailers’ return policy strategies in the presence of competition72
The effects of agro-food supply chain integration on product quality and financial performance: Evidence from Chinese agro-food processing business71
Operational resilience, disruption, and efficiency: Conceptual and empirical analyses71
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
Manufacturing practices and servitization: The role of mass customization and product innovation capabilities68
External knowledge search, opportunity recognition and industry 4.0 adoption in SMEs68
Adoption of circular economy practices in small and medium-sized enterprises: Evidence from Europe68
A fuzzy bi-level optimization model for multi-period post-disaster relief distribution in sustainable humanitarian supply chains68
Building supply chain resilience and efficiency through additive manufacturing: An ambidextrous perspective on the dynamic capability view67
Smart Maintenance: a research agenda for industrial maintenance management67
Consumer willingness to pay for bio-based products: Do certifications matter?67
Impact of artificial intelligence-driven big data analytics culture on agility and resilience in humanitarian supply chain: A practice-based view66
Impact of supply chain digitalization on supply chain resilience and performance: A multi-mediation model65
Supply chain transparency: A bibliometric review and research agenda65
The impact of information disclosure on consumer purchase behavior on sharing economy platform Airbnb65
Willingness-to-cede behaviour in sustainable supply chain coordination65
Retail supply chain network design with concurrent resilience capabilities64
Channel encroachment and logistics integration strategies in an e-commerce platform service supply chain64
Manufacturer's encroachment strategy with substitutable green products63
Synchroperation in industry 4.0 manufacturing62
Dynamic digital capabilities and supply chain resilience: The role of government effectiveness62
Assessing data-driven sustainable supply chain management indicators for the textile industry under industrial disruption and ambidexterity62
Platform logistics or self-logistics? Restaurants’ cooperation with online food-delivery platform considering profitability and sustainability62
Small and medium manufacturing enterprises and Asia's sustainable economic development62
How to govern the big data discriminatory pricing behavior in the platform service supply chain?An examination with a three-party evolutionary game model61
Take-back regulation: Remanufacturing or Eco-design?60
Inventory models for perishable items with advanced payment, linearly time-dependent holding cost and demand dependent on advertisement and selling price59
The impact of R&D investment on mitigating supply chain disruptions: Empirical evidence from U.S. firms59
A trust transitivity model of small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises under blockchain-based supply chain finance58
Online finance with dual channels and bidirectional free-riding effect57
Knowledge mapping of digital twin and physical internet in Supply Chain Management: A systematic literature review57
Organizational readiness for digital financial innovation and financial resilience56
Online platform service investment: A bane or a boon for supplier encroachment56
Technological knowledge coupling and green innovation in manufacturing firms: Moderating roles of mimetic pressure and environmental identity55
The multiple mediation effect of absorptive capacity on the organizational slack and innovation performance of high-tech manufacturing firms: Evidence from Chinese firms54
Trade-in for remanufactured products: Pricing with double reference effects54
The behavioural causes of bullwhip effect in supply chains: A systematic literature review54
Operations strategy for supply chain finance with asset-backed securitization: Centralization and blockchain adoption54
Reactive and proactive pathways to sustainable apparel supply chains: Manufacturer's perspective on stakeholder salience and organizational learning toward responsible management54
‘Lean 4.0’: How can digital technologies support lean practices?52
Channel addition from marketplace or reselling under regional carbon cap-and-trade regulation52
An assessment of probabilistic disaster in the oil and gas supply chain leveraging Bayesian belief network52
Towards a sustainability paradigm; the nexus between lean green practices, sustainability-oriented innovation and Triple Bottom Line52
Green supply chain management practices and third-party logistics providers’ performances: A fuzzy-set approach51
Pricing and production decisions in a dual-channel closed-loop supply chain with (re)manufacturing51
Industry 5.0 challenges for post-pandemic supply chain sustainability in an emerging economy51
A scenario-based robust possibilistic model for a multi-objective electronic reverse logistics network51
Join logistics sharing alliance or not? Incentive analysis of competing E-commerce firms with promised-delivery-time51
Sustainable product development processes in fashion: Supply chains structures and classifications51
The rippled newsvendor: A new inventory framework for modeling supply chain risk severity in the presence of risk propagation50
Pragmatic real-time logistics management with traffic IoT infrastructure: Big data predictive analytics of freight travel time for Logistics 4.050
The role of cross-shareholding in the green supply chain: Green contribution, power structure and coordination50
Conventional or additive manufacturing for spare parts management: An extensive comparison for Poisson demand49
Financing and carbon emission reduction strategies of capital-constrained manufacturers in E-commerce supply chains49
A systematic review of research on food loss and waste prevention and management for the circular economy49
Blockchain-based digital twin sharing platform for reconfigurable socialized manufacturing resource integration49
Loss-averse retailers’ financial offerings to capital-constrained suppliers: loan vs. investment48
The impact of employee welfare on innovation performance: Evidence from China's manufacturing corporations48
Circular Economy and the evolution of industrial districts: a supply chain perspective47
Forecasting of customer demands for production planning by local k-47
Quality information acquisition and disclosure with green manufacturing in a closed-loop supply chain47
Timing of blockchain adoption in a supply chain with competing manufacturers47
Investigating the effect of horizontal coopetition on supply chain resilience in complex and turbulent environments47
Collaborative innovation in supply chain systems: Value creation and leadership structure47
Machine learning-based predictive maintenance: A cost-oriented model for implementation47
Impact of supply chain analytics and customer pressure for ethical conduct on socially responsible practices and performance: An exploratory study47
Pricing and sales-effort analysis of dual-channel supply chain with channel preference, cross-channel return and free riding behavior based on revenue-sharing contract46
Recovery strategies for a disrupted supply chain network: Leveraging blockchain technology in pre- and post-disruption scenarios45
Servitization and supply chain integration: An empirical analysis45
Dynamic capabilities in sustainable supply chain management: An inter-temporal comparison of the food and automotive industries45
The implications of additive manufacturing technology adoption for supply chain resilience: A systematic search and review45
The impact of entrepreneurship orientation on project performance: A machine learning approach45
The moderating effect of absorptive capacity on transnational knowledge spillover and the innovation quality of high-tech industries in host countries: Evidence from the Chinese manufacturing industry45
Overcoming barriers to circular product design45
Selecting online distribution modes for differentiated products in a platform supply chain45
The moderating effect of managerial discretion on blockchain technology and the firms’ innovation quality: Evidence from Chinese manufacturing firms44
The impact of corporate social responsibility on trade credit: Evidence from Chinese small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises44
Operations management research grounded in the resource-based view: A meta-analysis44
A self-assessment tool for evaluating the integration of circular economy and industry 4.0 principles in closed-loop supply chains43
Financing and coordinating the supply chain with a capital-constrained supplier under yield uncertainty43
New technologies in operations and supply chains: Implications for sustainability43
Assessing the extended impacts of supply chain disruptions on firms: An empirical study42
Integrating simulation and FITradeoff method for scheduling rules selection in job-shop production systems42
Towards industry 5.0: A multi-objective job rotation model for an inclusive workforce41
Optimal pricing and return policy and the value of freight insurance for a retailer facing heterogeneous consumers with uncertain product values41
Environmental management systems, practices and outcomes: Differences in resource allocation between small and large firms40
The role of food apps servitization on repurchase intention: A study of FoodPanda40
Made in China 2025 and manufacturing strategy decisions with reverse QFD40
Wholesale or drop-shipping: Contract choices of the online retailer and the manufacturer in a dual-channel supply chain40
An integrated queuing-stochastic optimization hybrid Genetic Algorithm for a location-inventory supply chain network40
Introduction of a real time location system to enhance the warehouse safety and operational efficiency40
The impact of supply chain practices and quality management on firm performance: Evidence from China's small and medium manufacturing enterprises39
Tactical sales and operations planning: A holistic framework and a literature review of decision-making models39
Optimising forecasting models for inventory planning39
Initial coin offerings for blockchain based product provenance authentication platforms39
Quantifying the Bullwhip Effect in closed-loop supply chains: The interplay of information transparencies, return rates, and lead times39
Board gender diversity, CSR strategy, and eco-friendly initiatives in the transportation and logistics sector39
Diversify or concentrate: The impact of customer concentration on corporate social responsibility38
On-demand ride-hailing platforms in competition with the taxi industry: Pricing strategies and government supervision38
Connecting additive manufacturing to circular economy implementation strategies: Links, contingencies and causal loops38
Procurement in humanitarian organizations: Body of knowledge and practitioner's challenges38
Being digital and flexible to navigate the storm: How digital transformation enhances supply chain flexibility in turbulent environments38
Influences of artificial intelligence and blockchain technology on financial resilience of supply chains38
When should the e-tailer offer complimentary return-freight insurance ?37
Optimizing inventory decisions for a closed–loop supply chain model under a carbon tax regulatory mechanism37
Profiting from big data analytics: The moderating roles of industry concentration and firm size36
Ageing workforce effects in Dual-Resource Constrained job-shop scheduling36
Hybridizations in line balancing problems: A comprehensive review on new trends and formulations36
HACCP certification in food industry: Trade-offs in product safety and firm performance36
A location-inventory-routing problem to design a circular closed-loop supply chain network with carbon tax policy for achieving circular economy: An augmented epsilon-constraint approach36
Coordination by quantity flexibility contract in a two-echelon supply chain system: Effect of outsourcing decisions36
Optimal pricing and production strategies for new and remanufactured products under a non-renewing free replacement warranty36
Lean production and operational performance: The influence of organizational culture36
Remanufacturing authorization strategy for an original equipment manufacturer-contract manufacturer supply chain: Cooperation or competition?36
Multi-product and multi-period closed loop supply chain network design under take-back legislation36
Adoption paths of digital transformation in manufacturing SME35
A risk-based optimization framework for integrated supply chains using genetic algorithm and artificial neural networks35
A three-phase fuzzy multi-criteria decision model for charging station location of the sharing electric vehicle35
Production-intralogistics synchronization of industry 4.0 flexible assembly lines under graduation intelligent manufacturing system34
The impact of online reviews in the presence of customer returns34
The effect of human errors on an integrated stochastic supply chain model with setup cost reduction and backorder price discount34
Impact of the changing business environment on performance measurement and management practices34
An investigation on the effect of inter-organizational collaboration on reverse logistics34
An assessment of factors contributing to firms’ carbon footprint reduction efforts34
Digital investment and environmental performance: The mediating roles of production efficiency and green innovation34
Blockchain-empowered Newsvendor optimization34
An integrated Delphi-MCDM-Bayesian Network framework for production system selection33
Lean six sigma in the food industry: Construct development and measurement validation33
Identifying pathways to a high-performing lean automation implementation: An empirical study in the manufacturing industry33
Firm competitiveness: A general model and a manufacturing application33
Collusion or Not: The optimal choice of competing retailers in a closed-loop supply chain33
The impact of the United Nations global compact on firm performance: A longitudinal analysis33
A multicountry, multicommodity stochastic game theory network model of competition for medical supplies inspired by the Covid-19 pandemic33
How to price 3D-printed products? Pricing strategy for 3D printing platforms33
The role of big data and predictive analytics in developing a resilient supply chain network in the South African mining industry against extreme weather events33
The role of Industry 4.0 in developing resilience for manufacturing companies during COVID-1933
Trapped in the supply chain? Digital servitization strategies and power relations in the case of an industrial technology supplier33
The cost-effectiveness of economic resilience33
Quality choice for product recovery considering a trade-in program and third-party remanufacturing competition32
Circular economy supply network management: A complex adaptive system32
Closed-loop supply chains with complementary products32
Exploring combined effects of dominance structure, green sensitivity, and green preference on manufacturing closed-loop supply chains32
Leveraging sustainable design practices through supplier involvement in new product development: The role of the suppliers' environmental management capability32
The ABCDE of supply chain visibility: A systematic literature review and framework31
Operational modes of E-closed loop supply chain considering platforms’ services31
A performance-based warranty for products subject to competing hard and soft failures31
Maximising the circular economy and sustainability outcomes: An end-of-life tyre recycling outlets selection model31
The role of digital transformation practices in the operations improvement in manufacturing firms: A practice-based view30
A group risk assessment approach for the selection of pharmaceutical product shipping lanes30
Integrated production, maintenance and quality control policy for unreliable manufacturing systems under dynamic inspection30
From traditional warehouses to Physical Internet hubs: A digital twin-based inbound synchronization framework for PI-order management30
Renewable hydrogen supply chains: A planning matrix and an agenda for future research30
Intelligent digital twin (iDT) for supply chain stress-testing, resilience, and viability30
Digital technologies and green human resource management: Capabilities for GSCM adoption and enhanced performance30
The impact of secondary market competition on refurbishing authorization strategies30
A paradoxical view of speed and quality on operational outcome: An empirical investigation of innovation in high-tech small and medium-sized enterprises30
A hesitant fuzzy linguistic QFD approach for formulating sustainable supplier development programs30
The impact of industry 4.0 on supply chain capability and supply chain resilience: A dynamic resource-based view30
Machine learning and optimization models for supplier selection and order allocation planning30
Disentangling the interactions within and between servitization and digitalization strategies: A service-dominant logic30
The impacts of internal quality management relations on the triple bottom line: A dynamic capability perspective29
Platform competition with partial multi-homing: When both same-side and cross-side network effects exist29
An analysis of task assignment and cycle times when robots are added to human-operated assembly lines, using mathematical programming models29
Joint blockchain service vendor-platform selection using social network relationships: A multi-provider multi-user decision perspective29
Pricing and wage strategies for an on-demand service platform with heterogeneous congestion-sensitive customers29
Supply chain coordination with competing suppliers under price-sensitive stochastic demand29
Smart product service system hierarchical model in banking industry under uncertainties29
Demand forecasting in the presence of systematic events: Cases in capturing sales promotions29
A complimentary extended warranty: Profit analysis and pricing strategy29
Utilizing the platform economy effect through EWOM: Does the platform matter?29
Purchasing and supply management (PSM) contribution to supply-side resilience29
Adoption timing of OHSAS 18001 and firm performance: An institutional theory perspective29
Mapping the supply chain: Why, what and how?28
Establishing the relationship between asset management and business performance28
Understanding product returns: A systematic literature review using machine learning and bibliometric analysis28
Legitimacy in operations: How sustainability certification announcements by Chinese listed enterprises influence their market value?28
Blockchain-enabled supply chain traceability – How wide? How deep?28
Identification of barriers and their mitigation strategies for industry 5.0 implementation in emerging economies28
Multi-period multi-echelon inventory transportation problem considering stakeholders behavioural tendencies28
Age-based preventive maintenance with multiple printing options28
The performance implication of corporate social responsibility in matched Chinese small and medium-sized buyers and suppliers28
Pandemic planning, sustainability practices, and organizational performance: An empirical investigation of global manufacturing firms27
Artificial intelligence and cloud-based Collaborative Platforms for Managing Disaster, extreme weather and emergency operations27