EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up  Excludes Marketplace items
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING
on $25 & up
 Excludes Marketplace
Contemporary Logistics

Contemporary Logistics - 9th edition

ISBN13: 978-0131562073

Cover of Contemporary Logistics 9TH 08 (ISBN 978-0131562073)
ISBN13: 978-0131562073
ISBN10: 013156207X

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 9TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2008
International: No

List price: $186.50

Contemporary Logistics - 9TH 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0131562073

Paul R. Murphy

ISBN13: 978-0131562073
ISBN10: 013156207X

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 9TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2008
International: No
Summary

Using real-world case studies throughout, this exploration ofcontemporarylogistics describes the entire supply channel system ndash; from inbound movement of freight through materials management to physical distribution to customers. State-of-the-art in perspective, it highlights topics that affect logistics channels management ndash; including customer service, packaging, inventory management, traffic management and creating ''value-added'' linkages in the supply chain.The authors provide an overview of logistics, elements of logistics systems including order management and customer service, protective packaging and materials handling, domestic and industrial transportation management, inventory, warehousing and supply management, analyzing, designing, and implementing a logistics system.For individuals interested in contemporary logistics.

Table of Contents

Logistics and the supply chain p. 2
The supply chain management concept p. 32
Logistics and information technology p. 57
Demand management, order management, and customer service p. 80
Protective packaging and materials handling p. 106
Transportation p. 134
Transportation management p. 159
Distribution center, warehouse, and plant location p. 187
Inventory managment p. 215
Warehousing management p. 241
Procurement p. 269
International logistics p. 289
Logistics systems controls p. 328
Organizing and analyzing logistics systems p. 360
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.