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2017 Publications

Books

  • Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumar, V., Martinez-Covarrubias, J.L., Lim, M.K. (2017), Managing innovation and operations in the 21st century, Productivity Press, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL.  

Book Chapters

  • Martinez-Covarrubias J.L., Garza-Reyes, J.A. (2017), “Establishing the framework: sustainable transition towards a low carbon economy”, Baranova, P., Conway, E., Lynch, N., Paterson, F. (Ed.), The Low Carbon Economy: Understanding and supporting a sustainable transition, Palgrave, Basingstoke.

Journal Papers

  • Cherrafi, A., Elfezazi, S., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Benhida, K., Mokhlis, A. (2016), “Barriers in Green Lean implementation: a combined Systematic Literature Review and Interpretive Structural Modelling approach”, Accepted for publication for publication in Production Planning & Control: The Management of Operations – in press.
  • Tomelero, R., Ferreira, J.C., Kumar, V., Garza-Reyes, J.A. (2017), “Lean environmental benchmarking for the management of cutting tools”, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 3788-3807.
  • Masi, D., Kumar, V., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Godsell, J. (2016), “Towards a Circular Economy: An investigation into the awareness, practices, and barriers at a firm level”, Accepted for publication for publication in Production Planning & Control: The Management of Operations – in press.
  • Cherrafi, A., El Fezazi, S., Govindan, K., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Mokhlis, A., Benhida, K. (2017), “A framework for the integration of Green and Lean Six Sigma for superior sustainability performance”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Production Research – in press.
  • Garza-Reyes J.A., Betsis, I.E., Kumar, V., Al-Shboul, M.A.R. (2017), “Lean Readiness – The Case of the European Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management – in press.
  • Maldonado-Guzman, G., Garza-Reyes J.A., Pinzon-Castro, S.Y., Kumar, V. (2017), “Barriers to Innovation in Service SMEs: Evidence from Mexico”, Accepted for publication in Industrial Management & Data Systems – in press.
  • Kumar, V.N.S.A., Kumar, V., Brady, M., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Simpson, M. (2017), “Resolving Forward-Reverse Logistics Multi-Period Model Using Evolutionary Algorithms”, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 183, Part B, pp. 458-469.
  • Villarreal, B., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumar, V., Lim, M.K. (2017), “Improving road transport operations through lean thinking: A case study”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications: A Leading Journal of Supply Chain Management, Vol.20, No. 2, pp. 163-180.  
  • Chugani, N., Kumar, V., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Rocha-Lona, L., Upadhyay, A. (2017), “Investigating the Green Impact of Lean, Six Sigma, and Lean Six Sigma: A Systematic Literature Review”, Accepted for publication in the International Journal of Lean Six Sigma, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 7-32.

Conference Papers

  • Garza-Reyes, J.A., Beltran Forero, J.S., Kumar, V., Villarreal, B., Cedillo-Campos, G., Rocha-Lona, L. (2017), “Improving road transport operations using lean thinking”, Procedia Manufacturing, 27th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), Modena, Italy, 27-30 June.
  • Kumar, V., Nwakama Chibuzo, E., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumari, A., Rocha-Lona, L., Lopez-Torres, G. (2017), “The impact of supply chain integration on performance: Evidence from the UK food sector”, Procedia Manufacturing, 27th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), Modena, Italy, 27-30 June.
  • Rocha-Lona, L., Meza-Ruiz, I.D., Soto-Flores, M.R., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Kumar, V., Lopez-Torres, G. (2017), “Measuring Business Sustainability Maturity-Levels and Best Practices”, Procedia Manufacturing, 27th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing (FAIM), Modena, Italy, 27-30 June.
  • Gallotta, B., Kolelas, V., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Anosike, T., Kumar, V. (2017), “Using BPM to improve sustainability in biomass generation”, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) Bristol, UK, July 24-25.
  • Nadeem, S.P., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Anosike, T., Kumar, V. (2017), “Spectrum of Circular Economy and its prospects in Logistics”, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) Bristol, UK, July 24-25.
  • Villarreal, B., Garza-Reyes, J.A., Ocanas Murillo, P., Martinez Delgado, M.F. (2017), “A Lean Transportation Approach for Reducing Distribution Cost: A Case Study”, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) Bristol, UK, July 24-25.