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Personal information

Sander is an associate professor at VU University Amsterdam and a professor of Operations Management at Nottingham Business School in Nottingham, UK. Sander is specializing in Supply Chain Management, a field of business in which he has over twenty years of teaching, research and consulting experience. Sander has furthermore held positions at MIT’s Center for Technology, Policy and Industrial Development, at Babson College and at Eindhoven University of Technology. Prior to joining academia full time in 2008, Sander has been a management consultant for close to 10 years, amongst others at KPMG. Sander has an MSc (1992) and a PhD (1996) in Industrial Engineering/Management Science from Eindhoven University (the Netherlands).

Research

Sander’s research activities are focused on empirical research. The main research interests of Sander are in online retail logistics where he focuses on the relation between logistics and consumer behavior and on inventory management in online retail. He is also active in humanitarian supply chains. He works amongst others with all the major NGOs and UN organizatons on developing and implementing a Balanced Scorecard for humanitarian supply chain management.

Teaching

- Business Processes (Bachelor 1.1)
- E-commerce Supply Chain Management (Bachelor 3.1)
- Thesis supervision (MSc & BSc)

Ancillary activities

  • SCILAB | Utrecht | Directeur | 2002-01-01
  • Nottingham Trent University | Nottingham | Hoogleraar | 2013-05-01

Last mutation Ancillary Activities: Amsterdam (2015-05-28)

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Selected Research Output 1992 2017

Supply chain integration strategies in fast evolving industries

Sabet, E., Yazdani, N. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2017 In : International Journal of Logistics Management. 28, 1, p. 29-46

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

An empirical analysis of humanitarian warehouse locations

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Mok, W. 2016 In : Journal of Operations and Supply Chain Management. 9, 1, p. 55-76

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Beyond the curriculum: Integrating sustainability into business schools

Painter-Morland, M., Sabet, E., Molthan-Hill, P., Goworek, H. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2016 In : Journal of Business Ethics. 139, 4, p. 737-754

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Logistics services and Lean Six Sigma implementation: a case study

Gutierrez Gutierrez, L., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Dubbers, R. 2016 In : International Journal of Lean Six Sigma. 7, 3

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Trade-offs in managing commercial consumer returns for online apparel retail

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Minguela-Rata, B., Sabet, E., Boter, J. & Sigurðardóttir, R. 2016 In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 36, 6, p. 710-731

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Collaborative planning in logistics service providers networks

Hofstra, N., Dullaert, W. E. H. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2015 Bijdragen Vervoerslogistieke Werkdagen 2015. Weijers, S. & Kraan, M. (eds.). Zelzate: University Press, p. 163-177

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Consumer Preferences for Delivery Options in Online Retailing: A Conjoint Analysis

Nguyen, D., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Dullaert, W. E. H. 2015 Proceedings of the 2015 POMS conference. Washington: POMS

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Enhancing Sustainability in Managing Inventory Prepositioning Networks for Disaster Relief Through a Simulation Game

Harke, J. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2015 Humanitarian Logistics and Sustainability. Klumpp, M., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Regatierre, A. & De Souza, R. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, p. 215-234 (Lecture Notes in Logistics 2015)

Research output: ScientificChapter

Humanitarian Logistics and Sustainability

Klumpp, M. (ed.), de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. (ed.), Regattierri, A. (ed.) & De Souza, R. (ed.) 2015 Heidelberg: Springer. (Lecture notes in Logistics)

Research output: ScientificBook editing

Modelling Impact of Key Success Factors in Humanitarian Logistics

Abidi, H., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Klumpp, M. 2015 Logistics Management. Dethloff, J., Haasis, H-D., Kopfer, H., Kotztab, H. & Schoenberger, J. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, p. 427-443 (Lecture Notes in Logistics; no. 2015)

Research output: ScientificChapter

Sustainability in Humanitarian Logistics—Why and How?

Klumpp, M., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Regattieri, A. & De Souza, R. 2015 Humanitarian Logistics and Sustainability. Heidelberg: Springer, p. 3-9 (Lecture Notes in Logistics; no. 2015)

Research output: ScientificChapter

The Fresh Connection: Inter-Functional Integration in Supply Chain Management

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Schippers, M. & Hoogervorst, S. 2015 Handbook of Behavioral Operations Management: ocial and Psychological Dynamics in Production and Service Settings. Bendoly, E., van Wezel, W. & Bachrach, D. G. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University press, p. 359-377

Research output: ScientificChapter

The impact of Mean Time Between Disasters on inventory prepositioning strategy

Saputra, T. Y., Pots, O., de Smidt-Destombes, K. S. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2015 In : Disaster prevention and management. 24, 1, p. 115-131

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

What Explains Supply Chain Success of Projects in Humanitarian Supply Chains?

Abidi, H., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Klumpp, M. 2015 Proceedings of the 2015 POMS conference. Washington: POMS

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Assortment introduction times in apparel retailing: a model-based clustering approach

Daukuls, R., Boter, J., Dullaert, W. E. H. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2014 Bijdragen Vervoerslogistieke Werkdagen 2014. Zelzate: University Press, p. 167-178

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Humanitarian supply chain performance management: a systematic literature review

Abidi, H., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Klumpp, M. 2014 In : Supply Chain Management: An International Journal. 19, 5/6, p. 592-608

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

An integrative model for Lean Six Sigma implementation in logistics services environments

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Gutierrez Gutierrez, L. & Dubbers, R. 2013 In : Review of Business and Economic Literature. 58, 3, p. 211-230

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Assessing complexity of supply chains: evidence from wholesalers

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Grotenhuis, R. & van Goor, A. R. 2013 In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 33, 8, p. 960-980

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Exploring product-level sales cannibalization between bricks and clicks

Daukuls, R., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Dullaert, W. E. H. 2013 Bijdragen Vervoerslogistieke Werkdagen 2013. Weijers, S. & Dullaert, W. E. H. (eds.). Zelzate: University Press, p. 57-67

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Factors determining warehouse locations in the European fashion and consumer electronics industry

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Dullaert, W. E. H., Pender, K. & Farahani, R. Z. 2013 Proceedings of the EUROMA 2013 conference. Fynes, B. & Coughlan, P. (eds.). Dublin: EurOMA

Research output: ScientificConference contribution

Is Ignorance Bliss? Supply chain vulnerability and risk management practices in the Netherlands

Petkova, B. N., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Janssen, G. R. 2013 Proceedings of the EUROMA 2013 conference. Fynes, B. & Coughlan, P. (eds.). Dublin: EurOMA

Research output: ScientificConference contribution

Managing the last mile of the supply chain for spare parts

Minguela-Rata, B. & de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2013 In : Universia Business Review. 39, 3, p. 104-117 14 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Experiential learning using the Fresh Connection

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Schippers, M., Hoogervorst, S. & Eeden, J. 2012

Research output: Other research outputAbstract

Exploring logistics aspects of flood emergency measures

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Vis, I. F. A. & Jonkman, S. N. 2012 In : Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management. 20, 3, p. 166-179

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Manpower planning strategies in times of financial crisis: evidence from logistics service providers and retailers in the Netherlands

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Wiers, V. C. S. & Couwenberg, C. 2011 Proceedings of the EUROMA 2011 conference. Holweg, M. & Sjrai, J. S. (eds.). Cambridge: EurOMA

Research output: ProfessionalConference contribution

Supply chain process benchmarking using a self-assessment maturity grid

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2011 Supply Chain Management. Li, P. (ed.). Vienna: InTech Open, p. 145-160

Research output: ScientificChapter

Hoogste tijd goed voorbereid te zijn

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 20 Feb 2010 In : De Volkskrant. p. 35-35 1 p.

Research output: PopularArticle

Conceptualising inventory prepositioning in the humanitarian sector

Richardson, D. A., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Vis, I. F. A. 2010 Proceedings of the 11th working conference on virtual enterprises. Camarinha-Matos, L. M. & Boucher, X. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 173-181

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Towards a reference mission map for performance measurement in humanitarian supply chains

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2010 Proceedings of the 11th working conference on virtual enterprises. Camarinha-Matos, L. M. & Boucher, X. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 166-172

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

What really matters in locating shared humanitarian stockpiles: Evidence from the WASH cluster

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Kopczak, L. & Blansjaar, M. 2010 Proceedings of the 11th working conference on virtual enterprises. Camarinha-Matos, L. M. & Boucher, X. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 181-188

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewConference contribution

Drivers of close supply chain collaboration: one size fits all?

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Fransoo, J. C. 2009 In : International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 29, 7, p. 720-739 19 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Logistics aspects of emergency preparedness in flood disaster prevention

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., Vis, I. F. A. & Jonkman, S. B. 2009 Amsterdam: Faculteit der Economische Wetenschappen en Bedrijfskunde, 24 p.(Research Memorandum; no. 2009-44)

Research output: ProfessionalWorking paper

Niets is practischer dan goede theorie

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. 2008 In : SCM Supply Chain Magazine. 3, p. 38-39 2 p.

Research output: ProfessionalArticle

Voorraadbeheer in perspectief; zeven invalshoeken van het vak

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M., van Dijk, E. & Durlinger, P. 2007 Deventer: Slimstock. 147 p.

Research output: ScientificBook

The Selection of Distribution Control Techniques

van Goor, A. R., de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & Ploos van Amstel, M. J. 1999 In : International Journal of Logistics Management. 10, 1, p. 97-112 16 p.

Research output: ScientificArticle

Synergie in de fysieke distributie: 1+1>2?

de Leeuw, S. L. J. M. & van der Heijde, P. G. E. M. 1992 In : Bedrijfskunde. 65, 1, p. 35-43

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle