Impact of green supply chain on competitive advantages of Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations

Other Title(s)

أثر سلسلة التوريد الخضراء على الميزات التنافسية في الشركات الأردنية للصناعة الدوائية

Dissertant

al-Miqdad, Nada Mahmud

Thesis advisor

al-Sharbati, Abd al-Aziz Ahmad

University

Middle East University

Faculty

Faculty of Business

Department

Department of Business Administration

University Country

Jordan

Degree

Master

Degree Date

2020

English Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of the study is to investigate how a green supply chain (green purchasing, green operation, and green selling) can impact competitive advantages in Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations.

Design/Methodology/Approach: The survey unit of analysis is composed of 130 out of 285 managers, who are working at the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Organizations and were available at the time of distributing the questionnaires.

The normality, validity, and reliability of the study tool were confirmed, then a descriptive analysis was carried out, then the correlation between variables was calculated.

Finally, t the impact of Green Supply Chain through multiple regressions was tested.

Findings: The result of the study shows that the Green Supply Chain has a positive impact on the competitive advantages of the Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations.

As well as, the study indicates that there is a medium impact of Green Supply Chain sub-variables on Competitive Advantages dimensions.

The study shows that there is a positive impact of Green Supply Chain on the Competitive Advantages of Jordanian Pharmaceutical Manufacturing organizations, where Green Operations has the highest impact on Competitive Advantage, then Green Purchasing and Green Selling respectively.

Recommendations: The study recommends that the Jordanian Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Organizations have to integrate Green Supply Chain into the strategic plans of Supply Chain management.

Practical and Managerial Implications: Implementing the Green Supply Chain in the Jordanian pharmaceutical organizations proved to increase the competitive advantage.

Therefore, integrating Green Supply Chain within the strategies of Supply Chain Management will enhance the Competitive Advantages.

Main Topic

Business Administration

Topics

No. of Pages

107

Table of Contents

Table of contents.

Abstract.

Abstract in Arabic.

Chapter One : Introduction.

Chapter Two : Theoretical and conceptual framework and literature review.

Chapter Three : Study methodology (methods and procedures).

Chapter Four : Data analysis.

Chapter Five : Result discussion, conclusion and recommendation.

References.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Miqdad, Nada Mahmud. (2020). Impact of green supply chain on competitive advantages of Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Middle East University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-970919

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Miqdad, Nada Mahmud. Impact of green supply chain on competitive advantages of Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Middle East University. (2020).
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-970919

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Miqdad, Nada Mahmud. (2020). Impact of green supply chain on competitive advantages of Jordanian pharmaceutical manufacturing organizations. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Middle East University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-970919

Language

English

Data Type

Arab Theses

Record ID

BIM-970919