Summary: The latest edition of this market leading text has adopted a supply chain approach, one of the latest developments in logistics management. Its managerial focus blends logistics theory with practical applications and includes updated material of latest transportation regulations and carrier pricing.Edition/Copyright: 7TH 03
- NEW! Supply Chain Technology Boxes: These boxes illustrate and relate how technologica ...show morel changes have impact on logistic management.
- NEW! New Chapters: Chapter 11 explores the area of supply chain relationships and the use of third party logistics services. Chapter 13 is devoted to performance measurements. Chapter 15 examines affective financial technologies to manage the supply chain.
- Supply Chain Focus: A Supply chain approach has been integrated throughout the text.
- Leading Edge Strategies: Reverse logistics and efficient customer response are addressed to acquaint students with leading edge logistics strategies.
- Logistics Profiles: These chapter opening vignettes introduce students to the content through familiar real world companies, people and events.
- On The Line: Applied, concrete examples provide students with hands-on managerial experience of chapter topics.
Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.
Year Published: 2002