Logistics managers can no longer treat their areas ofresponsibility as discrete functions. They need to perform anintegrating role within their own area and within the overall corporateumbrella. They need to ensure that the responses to market demands areappropriate. Uses the three levels of flow base, wave and surgeas the basis for developing appropriate responses and managementleadership styles. Breaks down the desired culture into nine factors anddescribes how they should relate to each flow pattern.
International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Mar 1, 1992