The logistician plays a critical role in the growth of his or her company - in this third edition of Essentials of Logistics, the conceptual framework in which all the stakes and themes of logistics is systematically analyzed, with a strong focus on the role of the supply chain.Indeed, many elements are critical to the successful logistical strateg
Introduction. Logistical Strategy and Globalization. Customer Service. The Structure and Operations of Logistics Systems. Transport Management as a Key Logistics Issue. Logistics of International Trade. Designing the Supply Chain. Marketing and Purchasing Management. Production Systems. Operations Research in Logistics. Modeling and Simulation in Logistics. Workflow Management For Supply Chains Of Service. Information Technology for Logistics. Forecast Analysis And Forecasting Models. Financial Elements. Logistics: Processing and Controlling. Managing Human Resources.