The emphasis of this book is on the practical logistics operation and includes associated topics from the operation of a warehouse to the financial control of a facility. The practice of logistics is explained from within a business context so that students will be well grounded in theory and practice to enable them to function effectively and efficiently in the practical business environment. Themes such as project management, e-business and the financial aspects of logistics are integrated to provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of logistics and supply chain management. This unique text has been specifically written for smaller, developing markets such as those found in South Africa.2 What are the advantages and disadvantages of a sorting system that automatically sorts the products into lanes, compared with a manual sorting system? ... who need to be serviced also increases by hundred per cent, what are the implications for the manual and automatic systems? ... 3 Daewoo Product Catalogue.
|Title||:||Business Logistics Management|
|Author||:||John J. Vogt, Wessel J. Pienaar, P. W. C. de Wit|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2002|