Dr Mark Stevenson

Senior Lecturer

My Role

MSc Management Programme Director

Concerning workload control and order release: the pre-shop pool sequencing decision
Thurer, M., Land, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L., Filho, M. 07/2015 In: Production and Operations Management. 24, 7, p. 1179-1192. 14 p.
Journal article

Supply chain resilience in a developing country: a case study analysis of a supply network in Uganda
Tukamuhabwa R, B., Stevenson, M., Busby, J. 29/06/2015
Conference paper

The applicability and impact of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems: results from a mixed method study on Make-To-Order (MTO) companies
Aslan, B., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 06/2015 In: Computers in Industry. 70, p. 127-143. 17 p.
Journal article

A case study of the successful implementation of workload control: a practitioner-led approach
Silva, C., Stevenson, M., Thurer, M. 2015 In: Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. 26, 2, p. 280-296. 17 p.
Journal article

An exploratory analysis of counterfeiting strategies: towards counterfeit-resilient supply chains
Stevenson, M., Busby, J. 2015 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 35, 1, p. 110-144. 35 p.
Journal article

Handling the complexities of real-life job shops when implementing workload control: a decision framework and case study
Cransberg, V., Land, M., Hicks, C., Stevenson, M. 2015 In: International Journal of Production Research.
Journal article

Job sequencing and selection within workload control order release: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Qu, T. 2015 In: International Journal of Production Research. 15 p.
Journal article

Linking the sustainability agenda to location decisions: a multiple case study analysis in the textiles and clothing industry
Benstead, A., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2015
Conference paper

Reshoring in the UK textiles and clothing industry: an exploratory study
Benstead, A., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2015
Conference paper

Simple subcontracting rules for make-to-order shops with limited subcontractor capacity: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Qu, T. 2015 In: Production Planning and Control.
Journal article

Socially responsible sourcing: reviewing the literature and its use of theory
Zorzini, M., Hendry, L., Huq, F., Stevenson, M. 2015 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 35, 1
Journal article

Supply chain resilience: definition, review and theoretical foundations for further study
Tukamuhabwa Rwakira, B., Stevenson, M., Busby, J., Zorzini, M. 2015 In: International Journal of Production Research.
Journal article

The effects of managerial decision making behavior and order book size on workload control system implementation in make-to-order companies
Stevenson, M., Vanharanta, M. 2015 In: Production Planning and Control. 26, 2, p. 97-115. 19 p.
Journal article

The design of simple subcontracting rules for make-to-order shops: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Qu, T., Filho, M. 16/12/2014 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 239, 3, p. 854-864. 11 p.
Journal article

Small manufacturers in Brazil: competitive priorities vs. capabilities
Thurer, M., Filho, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L. 10/2014 In: International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 74, 9-12, p. 1175-1185. 11 p.
Journal article

Coordinating offshored operations in emerging economies: a contingency-based study
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 07/2014 In: International Journal of Production Economics. 153, p. 323-339. 17 p.
Journal article

Lean control for make-to-order companies: integrating customer enquiry management and order release
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M., Fredendall, L., Melnyk, S.A. 03/2014 In: Production and Operations Management. 23, 3, p. 463-476. 14 p.
Journal article

Card-based workload control for job shops: improving COBACABANA
Thurer, M., Land, M., Stevenson, M. 01/2014 In: International Journal of Production Economics. 147 Part A, p. 180-188. 9 p.
Journal article

A card-based delivery date promising approach for high-variety manufacturing
Land, M., Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L. 2014
Conference paper

Buffer analysis: a framework for decomposition
Land, M., Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L. 2014
Conference paper

Continuous workload control order release revisited: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Qu, T., Stevenson, M., Maschek, T., Filho, M. 2014 In: International Journal of Production Research. 55, 22, p. 6664-6680. 17 p.
Journal article

Controlled order release: a performance assessment in job shops with sequence dependent set-up times
Thürer, M., Silva, C., Stevenson, M., Land, M. 2014 In: Production Planning and Control. 25, 7, p. 603-615. 13 p.
Journal article

Diffusion of social sustainability in the Bangladeshi apparel industry: isomorphism, decoupling and change in institutional logics due to environmental shocks
Huq, F., Stevenson, M., Zorzini, M. 2014
Conference paper

Implementing social sustainability in the Bangladeshi apparel industry: isomorphism, diffusion, decoupling and change in institutional logics due to environmental shocks
Huq, F., Stevenson, M., Zorzini, M. 2014
Conference paper

Integrating load-based order release and priority dispatching
Land, M., Stevenson, M., Thurer, M. 2014 In: International Journal of Production Research. 52, 4, p. 1059-1073. 15 p.
Journal article

Social sustainability in developing country suppliers: an exploratory study in the readymade garments industry of Bangladesh
Huq, F., Stevenson, M., Zorzini, M. 2014 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 34, 5, p. 610-638. 29 p.
Journal article

Coping with finite storage space in job shops through order release control: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Filho, M., Stevenson, M. 09/2013 In: International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing. 26, 9, p. 830-838. 9 p.
Journal article

Workload control and order release in two-level multi-stage job shops: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M., Filho, M. 02/2013 In: International Journal of Production Research. 51, 3, p. 869-882. 14 p.
Journal article

Competitive priorities of small manufacturers in Brazil
Thurer, M., Filho, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L. 2013 In: Industrial Management and Data Systems. 113, 6, p. 856-874. 19 p.
Journal article

Lean for small make-to-order shops: operationalizing Workload Control (WLC) using spreadsheets
Thurer, M., Filho, M., Fredendall, L., Land, M., Stevenson, M. 2013
Conference paper

Social sustainability in the Apparel Supply Chain: an Institutional Theory perspective
Huq, F., Stevenson, M., Zorzini, M., Hendry, L. 2013
Conference paper

The role of services in flexible supply chains: an exploratory study
Stevenson, M. 2013 In: International Journal of Agile Systems and Management. 6, 4, p. 307-323. 17 p.
Journal article

Towards an integrated Workload Control (WLC) concept: the performance of due date setting rules in job shops with contingent orders
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M. 2013 In: International Journal of Production Research. 51, 15, p. 4502-4516. 15 p.
Journal article

Workload control: Successful implementation taking a contingency-based view of production planning & control
Hendry, L., Huang, Y., Stevenson, M. 2013 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 33, 1, p. 69-103. 35 p.
Journal article

Enterprise resource planning systems: An assessment of applicability to make-to-order companies
Aslan, B., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 09/2012 In: Computers in Industry. 63, 7, p. 692-705. 14 p.
Journal article

Workload control (WLC) and order release: a lean solution for make-to-order companies
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M., Fredendall, L. 09/2012 In: Production and Operations Management. 21, 5, p. 939-953. 15 p.
Journal article

Customer enquiry management in global supply chains: a comparative multi-case study analysis
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 04/2012 In: European Management Journal. 30, 2, p. 121-140. 20 p.
Journal article

A case study of the successful implementation of Workload Control: A practitioner-led approach
Silva, C., Thurer, M., Stevenson, M. 2012
Conference paper

Controlled order release (OR) in two-level multi-stage job shops: An assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M., Filho, M. 2012
Conference paper

Developments, opportunities and challenges faced by small manufacturers in Brazil: An exploratory survey
Thurer, M., Filho, M., Stevenson, M., Fredendall, L. 2012
Conference paper

Improving the applicability of workload control (WLC): the influence of sequence dependent set-up times on workload controlled job shops
Thurer, M., Silva, C., Stevenson, M., Land, M. 2012 In: International Journal of Production Research. 50, 22, p. 6419-6430. 12 p.
Journal article

Integrating load-based order release and priority dispatching
Land, M., Stevenson, M., Thurer, M. 2012
Conference paper

Supply chain uncertainty: a review and theoretical foundation for future research
Simangunsong, E.S., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2012 In: International Journal of Production Research. 50, 16, p. 4493-4523. 30 p.
Journal article

Sustainable Sourcing: a Plethora of Theories?
Hendry, L., Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M. 2012 In: Proceedings of the P&OM World Conference, 2012 Amsterdam.
Conference contribution

The application of workload control in assembly job shops: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Huang, G. 2012 In: International Journal of Production Research. 50, 18, p. 5048-5062. 15 p.
Journal article

The performance of due date setting rules in assembly and multi-stage job shops: an assessment by simulation
Thurer, M., Huang, G., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Filho, M. 2012 In: International Journal of Production Research. 50, 20, p. 5949-5965. 17 p.
Journal article

The theory and practice of workload control: A research agenda and implementation strategy
Stevenson, M., Huang, Y., Hendry, L., Soepenberg, E. 06/2011 In: International Journal of Production Economics. 131, 2, p. 689-700. 12 p.
Journal article

A contingency-based approach to internationalization: a multi-case study analysis in Argentina
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2011 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A contingency-based approach to the internationalization of operations: a multi-case analysis in Argentina
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2011 In: POMS Annual Conference (Reno) - 2011. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

An Assessment of the Applicability of Enterprise Resource Planning Systems to Make-to-Order Companies
Aslan, B., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2011 In: 6th European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS) (Ankara) - 2009.
Conference contribution

Improving the applicability of workload control (WLC): the influence of sequence dependent set-up times on the performance of WLC in job shops
Thurer, M., Silva, C., Stevenson, M. 2011 In: 17th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Porto) - 2010.
Conference contribution

Investigating the applicability and impact of enterprise resource planning systems: the effect of production strategy
Aslan, B., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2011 In: 18th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Cambridge) - 2011.
Conference contribution

Optimising workload norms: The influence of shop floor characteristics on setting workload norms for the workload control concept
Thurer, M., Silva, C., Stevenson, M. 2011 In: International Journal of Production Research. 49, 4, p. 1151-1171. 21 p.
Journal article

Product counterfeiting and supply chain resilience: The effect of production strategy
Stevenson, M., Busby, J. 2011 In: 22nd Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference (Reno).
Conference contribution

Risk from product counterfeiting and the resilience of legitimate supply chains
Busby, J., Stevenson, M. 2011 In: 19th SRA Europe Conference (Stuttgart) - 2011.
Conference contribution

Three decades of workload control research: a systematic review of the literature
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C. 2011 In: International Journal of Production Research. 49, 23, p. 6905-6935. 31 p.
Journal article

Workload control and the OM-marketing link in MTO companies: Successful implementation in practice
Hendry, L., Stevenson, M., Huang, Y. 2011
Conference paper

Workload control due date setting rules: the key to short and reliable lead times
Thurer, M., Stevenson, M., Silva, C., Land, M., Fredendall, L. 2011 In: 22nd Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference (Reno).
Conference contribution

Approaches to the internationalization of operations: a multi-case study analysis
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2010 In: 16th International Working Seminar on Production Economics (Innsbruck) - 2010. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Internationalizing operations into emerging economies: a cross-case analysis
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2010 In: POMS Annual Conference (Vancouver) - 2010. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Managing supply chain uncertainty: Emerging ethical issues
Hendry, L., Stevenson, M., Simangunsong, E. 2010 In: 17th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Porto) - 2010. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Managing supply chain uncertainty: emerging ethical issues
Stevenson, M., Simangunsong, E.S., Hendry, L. 2010 In: 21st Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference (Vancouver).
Conference contribution

Successful implementation of workload control: results of an action research project
Hendry, L., Stevenson, M., Huang, Y. 2010 In: 16th International Working Seminar on Production Economics (Innsbruck) - 2010. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Supply Chain Uncertainty: A Review and Theoretical Foundation for Future Research
Simangunsong, E., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2010 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

The Theory & Practice of Workload Control: A Research Agenda & Implementation Strategy
Stevenson, M., Huang, Y., Hendry, L., Soepenberg, E. 2010 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Workload Control: Successful Implementation Taking a Contingency-based View of Production Planning & Control
Hendry, L., Huang, Y., Stevenson, M. 2010 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Workload control release mechanisms: from practice back to theory building
Thurer, M., Silva, C., Stevenson, M. 2010 In: International Journal of Production Research. 48, 12, p. 3593-3613. 21 p.
Journal article

The practical implementation of production planning and control methods in SMEs
Stevenson, M. 10/2009 In: Production Planning and Control. 20, 7, 7 p.
Editorial

An action research project to improve customer responsiveness in a bespoke manufacturing company
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Huang, Y. 2009 In: Global Challenges and opportunities: The 20th Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference (Florida) - 2009. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

NDM integrated organizational structures and the growth of organizations
Vanharanta, M., Stevenson, M. 2009 In: 9th Bi-annual International Conference on Naturalistic Decision Making (London) - 2009. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Naturalistic decision making and social structure: a case study of coordination under conditions of growth of small firms
Vanharanta, M., Stevenson, M. 2009 In: Academy of Management Conference (Chicago) - 2009. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Supply chain flexibility: an inter-firm empirical study
Stevenson, M., Spring, M. 2009 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 29, 9, p. 946-971. 26 p.
Journal article

The develoment and application of an interactive end-user training tool: part of an implementation strategy for workload control
Stevenson, M., Huang, Y., Hendry, L. 2009 In: Production Planning and Control. 20, 7, p. 622-635. 14 p.
Journal article

Using workload control in a supply chain context: an action research project
Huang, Y., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2009 In: 2nd International Workshop on Successful Strategies in Supply Chain Management (Hong Kong) - 2009. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Investigating implementation issues for workload control (WLC): a comparative case study analysis
Hendry, L., Land, M.L., Stevenson, M., Gaalman, G. 03/2008 In: International Journal of Production Economics. 112, 1, p. 452-469. 18 p.
Journal article

A Review and Assessment of Enterprise Resource Planning for Make-To-Order Companies
Aslan, B., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Customer Enquiry Management in a Global Competitive Context: A Comparative Multi-Case Study Analysis
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2008 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Customer enquiry management and product customization: an empirical multi-case study analysis in the Italian capital goods sector
Zorzini, M., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M., Pozzetti, A. 2008 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 28, 12, p. 1186-1218. 33 p.
Journal article

Customer enquiry management in a global competitive context: a comparative multi-case analysis
Zorzini, M., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2008 In: 15th International Working Seminar on Production Economics (Austria) - 2008. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Developing an implementation strategy for workload control: an action research project
Stevenson, M., Huang, Y., Hendry, L. 2008 In: 3rd World Conference on Production and Operations Management (Tokyo) - 2008. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Embedding hands-on experience with ERP systems into university courses: aligning academic and industry needs
Stevenson, M. 2008 In: ERP: Enhancing and Sustaining Value. Hyderabad : ICFAI University Press p. 188-202. 15 p.
Chapter

Organisational embedding of a workload control concept: An action research project
Huang, Y., Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2008 In: 15th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Groningen) - 2008. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Supply chain uncertainty: A framework linking sources, management strategies and performance
Simangunsong, E., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2008 In: 15th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Groningen) - 2008. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Theoretical development of a workload control methodology: evidence from two case studies
Stevenson, M., Silva, C. 2008 In: International Journal of Production Research. 46, 11, p. 3107-3131. 25 p.
Journal article

Customer enquiry management and product customization: An empirical multi-case study analysis in the European capital goods sector
Zorzini, M., Hendry, L., Stevenson, M. 2007 In: 14th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Ankara) - 2007. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Embedding hands-on experience with ERP systems into university courses: aligning academic and industry needs
Stevenson, M. 2007 In: ITALICS. 6, 1, p. 1-11. 11 p.
Journal article

Emergent research design strategies in collaborative research: a tale of two studies
Spring, M., Stevenson, M., Selviaridis, K. 2007
Conference paper

Flexibility and lean manufacturing in customised b2B industries
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2007 In: Control (Journal of the Institute of Operations Management). 33, 1, p. 16-20. 5 p.
Journal article

Flexibility from a supply chain perspective: definition and review
Stevenson, M., Spring, M. 2007 In: International Journal of Operations and Production Management. 27, 7, p. 685-713. 29 p.
Journal article

Flexibility in the supply chain: addressing research gaps through empirical study
Stevenson, M. 2007 In: 14th International EurOMA Conference (Ankara, Turkey) - 2007. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Implementation issues for workload control: European exploratory empirical research
Hendry, L., Land, M.L., Stevenson, M., Gaalman, G. 2007 In: 14th European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) Conference (Ankara) - 2007. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Improving supply chain integration using a workload control concept and web-functionality
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2007 In: Production Planning and Control. 18, 2, p. 142 - 155. 14 p.
Journal article

Investigating implementation issues for workload control (WLC): a comparative case study analysis
Hendry, L., Land, M.J., Stevenson, M., Gaalman, G. 2007 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Aggregate load oriented workload control: a review and a reclassification of a key approach
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 12/2006 In: International Journal of Production Economics. 104, 2, p. 676-693. 18 p.
Journal article

Investigating implementation issues for workload control: a comparative case study analysis
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Land, M.L., Gaalman, G. 2006 In: 14th International Working Seminar on Production Economics (Innsbruck) - 2006. N/A : unknown p. 129-142. 14 p.
Conference contribution

Refining a workload control (WLC) concept: a case study
Stevenson, M. 2006 In: International Journal of Production Research. 44, 4, p. 767-790. 24 p.
Journal article

A review of production planning and control: the applicability of key concepts to the make-to-order industry
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Kingsman, B.G. 2005 In: International Journal of Production Research. 43, 5, p. 869-898. 30 p.
Journal article

Improving supply chain integration using a workload control (WLC) concept and web functionality
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2005 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

The development of a decision support system (DSS) for workload control (WLC): a case study
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2005 In: Winds of Change: Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference (Chicago) - 2005. N/A : unknown
Conference contribution

Aggregate load oriented workload control
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L. 2004 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

Aggregate load oriented workload control
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Kingsman, B.G. 2004 In: 13th International Working Seminar of Production Economics (Innsbruck) - 2004. N/A : unknown p. 399-411. 13 p.
Conference contribution

A review of Production Planning and Control (PPC): the applicability of key concepts to the Make to Order (MTO) industry
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Kingsman, B.G. 2003 Lancaster University : The Department of Management Science
Working paper

A review of new and established production planning and control (PPC) methods and their applicability to make-to-order (MTO) companies
Stevenson, M., Hendry, L., Kingsman, B.G. 2003 In: One World? One view of Operations Management? EurOMA-POMS Conference, Como, Italy - 2003. N/A : unknown p. 739-748. 10 p. ISBN: 88-86281-78-1.
Conference contribution