Supply Chain Research
For over ten years, 4flow has been successfully conducting research on supply chain methods and processes. The topics we investigate in our research projects are highly relevant for everyday applications and are conducted with renowned international partners.
4flow research is 4flow’s supply chain innovation lab. In collaboration with renowned research institutes and leading enterprises, we conduct insightful research. 4flow research also publishes studies on current supply chain issues and frequently participates in international conferences.
4flow research addresses challenges in logistics and supply chain management by taking a scientifically based, results-driven approach. In the process, 4flow research combines cross-functional know-how from all our business areas with qualitative and quantitative research methods.
The investigations look at specific fields and topics along the various steps of the supply chain. 4flow research conducts studies on retail logistics, for instance, and focuses on adapting mathematical optimization methods. 4flow research is currently working on the following topics:
4flow research was recognized for its commitment to being “Innovative through Research”. Stifterverband, one of Germany’s largest supporters of scientific research, recognized 4flow for its contributions to research and development in the areas of supply chain and logistics.