Achieving net 0 CO2 emissions in Philips DA global transportation network – Philips



Company Name / Department

 Philips Domestic Appliances

Contact Person

Edwin Kuis, Romeo Racu


Amsterdam / Eindhoven

Study programme(s)

Supply Chain, Logistics, Sustainability

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Start Date September 2022 
Housing arranged by company No


Possible based on nr of hours per week spend on project


Company Description

Philips DA is a global company based in Amsterdam that is selling its products to more that 130 markets. We focus on 5 main categories: Coffee, floor care, kitchen appliances, garment care and air care.

Project Description

  • Define current vs future ( 5-10-20 years) logistical environment from a sustainable point of view.
  • In year 2040 logistical transport activities ( air, sea, land) should produce 0 CO2 emissions. Define strategy on how to achieve that goal.
  • Show cost and benefits in applying and running the strategy.

Goals of the Project

How does Philips DA achieve the 2040 target of Net 0 CO2 emissions and what are the cost-benefits of implementing and achieving the target?


  • Define future logistical sustainability environment
  • Propose a deployment plan of the strategy
  • Const benefit analysis in deploying and running the strategy

Essential Student Knowledge

  • Logistics
  • Sustainability
  • Innovation
  • Transformation

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