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Author Waters, C. D. J. (C. Donald J.), 1949-

Title Supply chain management : an introduction to logistics / Donald Waters
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009


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 MELB  658.5 Wat/Scm 2009  DUE 11-01-19
Description xxvi, 511 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Logistics and supply chains -- Development of logistics -- Logistics strategy -- Implementing the strategy -- Integrated supply chains -- Global logistics -- Locating facilities -- Capacity management -- Controlling the flow of materials -- Procurement -- Inventory management -- Warehousing and material handling -- Transport -- Measuring and improving performance -- Supply chain risk
Summary "A broad general introduction to all essential aspects of logistics and supply chain management, set within the wider business context. The book uses well-developed pedagogy and numerous case studies, guiding the reader through the subject by retaining a strong focus on the application of theory and practical situations."--BOOK JACKET
Notes "First published in 2003 as Logistics : an introduction to supply chain management" --verso t.p
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Business logistics.
Risk management.
Author Waters, C. D. J. (C. Donald J.), 1949- Logistics : an introduction to supply chain management
LC no. 2008053022
ISBN 9780230200524