This work presents a comprehensive model of supply chain management. Experienced executives from 20 companies clearly define supply chain management, identifying those factors that contribute to its effective implementation. They provide practical guidelines on how companies can manage supply chains, addressing the role of all the traditional business functions in supply chain management and suggest how the adoption of a supply chain management approach can affect business strategy and corporate performance.
Chapter 11: Integrated Logistics Management
Integrated Logistics Management
The objective of integrated logistics is the coordinated flow and storage of materials across the supply chain. Integrated logistics management is achieved by integrating the logistics business processes of the partners in a supply chain. The very essence of global supply chain management depends on the ability ...