Reports on recent research on leading edge firms,which shows that logistics plays an important role in a firmscompetitiveness. Details the evolution of advanced logistics management,analyses the essence of logistical leadership and outlines likelycharacteristics of the leading logistics organizations of tomorrow.Suggests that leading firms use logistical competence strategically torealize competitive advantage. Sophisticated solutions are required andinformation has come to play a vital role in this regard.
Logistics Information Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jan 1, 1992