The Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 0749476788
Size: 18.45 MB
Page: 912
Release: 2017-01-03

Book Description
The definitive guide to supply chain philosophy, strategy AND the practicalities of logistics and distribution. The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management is a step-by-step guide to setting up and managing supply chains to add maximum value to the organisations they serve. Benefiting from the author team's years of practical field-based experience in some of the most challenging environments across the world from developed economies to third world countries and war zones, this is a book that will enthuse students and be an invaluable desk reference throughout the careers of practitioners. Packed with worked examples and real-world data The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management offers complete coverage on all the key aspects of distribution, logistics and supply chain planning and management with clear and straightforward explanations. This is not a compilation of work drawn from a disparate collection of research papers and miscellaneous projects but a logical and complete holistic view of how supply chains fit together including the detailed, nitty gritty of the distribution and logistics. Globalisation, increased competition and new technologies have all changed the landscape in which supply chains operate. This fully revised 6th edition of The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management provides solutions to the key challenges. With new material on international freight forwarding, environmental best practice, cool chain, intermodal shipping and outsourcing and a new, detailed index of contents this is the ultimate study/reference companion. New online resources including PowerPoint lecture slides (tables, images and formulae from the text), glossary of terms, weblinks, blog articles, video interviews and infographics.



The Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749433659
Size: 54.11 MB
Page: 571
Release: 2000

Book Description
Designed for students, young managers and seasoned practitioners alike, this handbook explains the nuts and bolts of the modern logistics and distribution world in plain language. Illustrated throughout, this second edition includes new chapters on areas previously not covered, such as: intermodal transport; benchmarking; environmental matters; and vehicle and depot security.



Handbook Of Logistics And Supply Chain Management by Brewer Ann M.

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Brewer Ann M.
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080435930
Size: 56.68 MB
Page: 545
Release: 2001

Book Description
This volume contains commissioned refereed papers that cover the main elements of transport logistics. The authors were selected from around the world and asked to provide critiques of their subject areas as well as a review of the state of the art and case study examples.



The Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management 4th Edition by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 14.25 MB
Page: 664
Release: 2010

Book Description
Now in its fourth edition, this definitive text explains the nuts and bolts of logistics and distribution in accessible language. Covering all the major elements of modern logisitcs it is an indespensible guide for both students of logistics as well as newly-appointed distribution, logistics and supply chain managers. This edition has been radically updated to reflect the latest advances in logistics and to cover new topics being studied on academic and professionals courses. It includes brand new chapters on: supply chain segmentation, air transport, maritime transport, outsourcing services and decision making and outsourcing management. It provides a thorough explanation of the latest technologies such as radio frequency identification (RFID), voice technology, satellite crane systems and dynamic pick systems, together with additional information and examples of warehouse design.



The Gower Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management by John Gattorna

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: John Gattorna
Publisher: Gower Publishing Company, Limited
ISBN:
Size: 21.38 MB
Page: 518
Release: 1990

Book Description
Covers current practice as well as new developments in distribution management. This edition contains 25 new chapters, with special emphasis on customer service, materials management and resource optimization.



Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780749405885
Size: 62.14 MB
Page: 339
Release: 1991

Book Description
Logistics and distribution management is undergoing significant change with a distinct move towards a more professional approach to planning and organization; hence the need for better-informed and qualified managers. This practical handbook covers all stages of the production process from raw materials through to the final distribution of the finished product; this being the working definition of logistics. It explores the distribution process by treating each of its components as a distinct management operation. The authors address the need to adopt a more global view of the different operations in order to understand how they interrelate and interact. Subjects covered include: concepts of logistics and distribution; customer service; warehousing and storage; transport; information and control systems; trends in logistics and distribution.



The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781621983927
Size: 46.49 MB
Page: 635
Release: 2010

Book Description
Explains the nuts and bolts of logistics and distribution. Covering the major elements of modern logistics, this guide includes chapters on: supply chain segmentation, air transport, maritime transport, outsourcing services and decision making and outsourcing management. It provides an explanation of the various technologies. Newly updated, it includes revisions to essential areas such as manufacturing logistics, integrated logistics, process design and home delivery.



The Handbook Of Logistics And Distribution Management 5th Edition by Alan Rushton

The Handbook Of Logistics Distribution Management
Author: Alan Rushton
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 35.70 MB
Page: 720
Release: 2014

Book Description
The Handbook of Logistics and Distribution Management is the definitive introduction to all the main elements of modern logistics and distribution. An invaluable guide for distribution, logistics and supply-chain professionals as well as students it covers key topics such as planning for logistics, procurement and inventory decisions, warehousing, freight and operational management.The fifth edition has been completely revised and updated throughout with new material on humanitarian logistics, multichannel fulfilment and reverse logistics.