Weak link in the chain

Press/Media: Research


Food companies usually deliver their fresh quality product on time to their customers. But sometimes a hitch occurs, which changes the generally quite lean and efficient food supply system into a vulnerable one. PhD student Jelena Vlajic developed a vulnerability assessment model to cope with these disturbances and make more robust food chains.

Period04 Sep 2012

Media coverage


Media coverage


  • Food supply chains
  • Robustness
  • Risks and disturbances