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    • Best Practices in Road Transport: An Exploratory Study 

      Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; González Boubeta, Ivan; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
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      Purpose: Road transport aspects are becoming increasingly important due to their high impact on economic, environmental and social sustainability. Considering the triple bottom line approach, best practices play a fundamental ...
    • Economic and Environmental Packaging Sustainability: A Case Study 

      González Boubeta, Ivan; Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
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      Purpose: The aim of this paper is to analyze the suitability of the packaging strategy of an important Spanish agro-food company, regarding to economic and environmental sustainability. Design/methodology/approach: Three ...
    • Managing Waiting Times to Predict No-shows and Cancelations at a Children’s Hospital 

      Rodríguez-García, Miguel; McLean-Carranza, Aldo A.; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos; Domínguez-Caamaño, Carlos (OmniaScience, 2016-12)
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      Purpose: Since long waits in hospitals have been found to be related to high rates of no-shows and cancelations, managing waiting times should be considered as an important tool that hospitals can use to reduce missed ...
    • Promoting Structured Participation for Competitiveness in Services Companies 

      García-Arca, Jesús; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos; Fernández-González, Arturo José (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
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      Purpose: To identify the main drivers that facilitate the successful deployment of a participation program aimed at improving competitiveness, as a prior step to analyze and discuss the implementation of these drivers in ...
    • Special issue: Industrial Engineering: Overcoming the crisis. CIO2012 

      García-Arca, Jesús; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2013-07)
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      This special issue of the Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management contains a selection of the papers that were accepted at the CIO2012 International Conference, developed in Vigo (Spain) under the motto “Industrial ...