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Using real-world case studies throughout, this exploration of contemporary logistics describes the entire supply channel system – 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 – 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.

Synopsis:

By exploring modern logistics from a managerial perspective, this leading text brings theory to life with its timely, practical, and thorough coverage of the fundamentals of logistics in today’s dynamic global landscape.

Logistics and the Supply Chain; Logistics and Information Technology; Strategic and Financial Logistics; Organizational and Managerial Issues in Logistics; The Supply Chain Management Concept; Procurement; Demand Management, Order Management, and Customer Service; Inventory Management; Distribution Center, Warehouse, and Plant Location; Warehouse Management; Packaging and Materials Handling; Transportation; Transportation Management; International Logistics    

For individuals interested in contemporary logistics.

Table of Contents

PART 1                 Overview of Logistics    

CHAPTER 1         Logistics and the Supply Chain    

CHAPTER 2         The Supply Chain Management Concept    

CHAPTER 3         Logistics and Information Technology      

CHAPTER 4         Demand Management, Order Management and Customer Service    

CHAPTER 5         Protective Packaging and Materials Handling    

CHAPTER 6         Transportation

CHAPTER 7         Transportation Management    

CHAPTER 8         Distribution Center, Warehouse, and Plant Location    

CHAPTER 9         Inventory Management    

CHAPTER 10      Warehousing Management    

CHAPTER 11      Procurement

CHAPTER 12      International Logistics   

CHAPTER 13      Logistics Systems Controls    

CHAPTER 14      Organizing and Analyzing Logistics Systems

Product Details

ISBN:
9780131562073
Author:
Murphy, Paul R.
Publisher:
Academic Internet Publishers
Author:
Wood, Donald
Author:
Wood, Donald F.
Author:
Murphyjr, Paul R.
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
Business logistics
Subject:
Distribution
Subject:
Physical distribution of goods
Subject:
Marketing - General
Subject:
Business Writing
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
9
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
July 2007
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
415
Dimensions:
9.42x7.78x.84 in. 1.86 lbs.

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Product details 415 pages Prentice Hall - English 9780131562073 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , By exploring modern logistics from a managerial perspective, this leading text brings theory to life with its timely, practical, and thorough coverage of the fundamentals of logistics in today’s dynamic global landscape.

Logistics and the Supply Chain; Logistics and Information Technology; Strategic and Financial Logistics; Organizational and Managerial Issues in Logistics; The Supply Chain Management Concept; Procurement; Demand Management, Order Management, and Customer Service; Inventory Management; Distribution Center, Warehouse, and Plant Location; Warehouse Management; Packaging and Materials Handling; Transportation; Transportation Management; International Logistics    

For individuals interested in contemporary logistics.

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