Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Gudehus, Timm

Title Comprehensive logistics / Timm Gudehus, Herbert Kotzab
Published Heidelberg : Springer, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xix, 891 pages) : illustrations
Series 2009 Springer E-Books
Contents Tasks and aspects of modern logistics -- Organization, scheduling and control -- Project planning and realization -- Potential analysis -- Strategies of logistics -- Logistic costs and controlling -- Logistic pricing and marketing -- Time management -- Random processes and dynamic forecasting -- Order scheduling and operating strategies -- Inventory management -- Logistic units and master data -- Limit performances and queuing effects -- Purchasing, sales and logistics -- Logistic networks and systems -- Storage systems -- Commissioning systems -- Transport systems -- Design of logistic halls -- Production logistics -- Optimal networks and supply chains -- Logistic service providers -- People and logistics
Summary Modern logistics comprises operative logistics, analytical logistics and the management of dynamic logistic networks. The central task of operative logistics is the efficient supply of required goods at the right place in the right order at the right time. The tasks of analytical logistics are to design optimal supply networks and logistic systems, to develop strategies for planning, scheduling and operation, and to organize efficient order and performance processes. Logistic management has to plan, implement and operate the logistic network of a company and to schedule the orders, resources a
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 835-848) and index
Notes English
Print version record
In Springer eBooks
Subject Business logistics.
Business logistics -- Mathematical models
Business logistics.
Business logistics -- Mathematical models.
Operations Research
Supply Chain Management
Form Electronic book
Author Kotzab, Herbert, 1965-
ISBN 9783540686521