Information Systems and Operations Management Articles: page 2

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Why retailers sell generic brand items, despite low sales

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Search ‘women’s tops’ on Amazon, and the online retail giant will yield more than 100,000 results. Some of the brands will likely be familiar – Nike, Hanes, Calvin Klein – but there are also a number of

Asoo Vakharia

Untangling the knots in the supply chain

Disruptions in the supply chain have impacted consumers’ ability to get a wide range of products, from couches to milk. Asoo Vakharia, the McClatchy professor and director of the Supply Chain Management Center, explains what’s happening, what consumers can do

Emre Demirezen

Going green — or greenwashing?

As secondhand clothing sales surge to all-time highs, new research from Assistant Professor Emre Demirezen has identified which resale strategy is best for the environment — and the bottom line. Read what resale strategy is best in this story from

Asoo Vakharia

DeSantis calls on cargo ships to divert to Fla. as businesses feel supply chain pains

McClatchy Professor and Director of the Center for Supply Chain Management Asoo Vakharia says that plan could work but it is not as simple as diverting ships to a different port. Read more of what Vakharia had to say in

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Meet Warrington’s new faculty for 2021

The Warrington College of Business is proud to welcome six new faculty members to campus in the 2021-2022 academic year. Learn more about these outstanding new members of the Warrington team who will continue to strengthen the college’s reputation and

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The latest innovative ideas from Warrington

Over the 2020-2021 academic year, Warrington College of Business faculty members reminded us why they’re some of the best in the world, despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic. From producing hundreds of new research papers, to teaching countless

Liangfei Qiu

The impact of real-time feedback in employee reviews

New research from PwC Associate Professor Liangfei Qui shows relationships, favoritism and gender all play a role in employee reviews.  Read more insights from this research in EurekAlert! 

Hongseok Jang

Warrington Ph.D. student graduates from UF with tenure-track position and best paper

Recent Information Systems & Operations Management Ph.D. graduate Hongseok Jang has a lot to be proud of as he ends his time at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. Not only was his recent paper named among the

Dr. Asoo Vakharia

The pandemic brings supply chains out of the shadows and CSCOs into the spotlight

McClatchy Professor and Director of the Supply Chain Management Center Asoo Vakharia lends his expertise to this story about C-suites and boardrooms recognizing how crucial the supply chain function is, which provides an opportunity for chief supply chain officers (CSCOs)

Murat Mercan

Murat Mercan (Ph.D. ’90) | April 2021

Mercan (Ph.D. ISOM 1990) has been appointed Turkey’s ambassador to Washington, D.C. the United States.  Previously, he was ambassador to Tokyo, Japan. Before being appointed to Tokyo in 2017, Mercan served as deputy minister of energy and natural resources. He