Logistics : United States Edition
For junior/senior-level courses in Business Logistics and Supply Chain Management.Concise and well written, this introductory text integrates logistics into a supply chain management context. Current events, along with new theory and practice, compliment material on the basics in warehousing, transportation, inventory, and packaging and material handling. Unique coverage includes service response logistics, logistics accounting, and reverse logistics.
- Paperback | 310 pages
- 175.3 x 231.1 x 17.8mm | 521.64g
- 16 Jul 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
Table of contents
I. INTRODUCING SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT. 1. The Supply Chain Management Concept. 2. Supply Management. 3. Operations. II. INTRODUCING INTEGRATED LOGISTICS. 4. The Integrated Logistics Concept. 5. Quality Customer Service and Integrated Logistics. 6. Service Response Logistics. III. THE INTEGRATED LOGISTICS ACTIVITIES. 7. Domestic Transportation. 8. Transportation Management. 9. Inventory Management. 10. Scheduling. 11. Warehouse Management. 12. Material Handling and Packaging. IV. COORDINATION ISSUES IN INTEGRATED LOGISTICS. 13. Reverse Logistics. 14. Organizational Structure. 15. Informational Issues in Integrated Logistics. 16. Integrated Logistics Accounting. 17. Strategic Integrated Logistics Management. APPENDIX A. INTEGRATED LOGISTICS MEASUREMENT AREAS. 18. Global Integrated Logistics. Index.