Logistics and supply chain outsourcing is an area of constant growth, and global sourcing is now a competitive requirement. It is a recognized strategy to align the supply chain with company direction and to manage services and costs more effectively.International Logistics Supply Chain Outsourcing is a comprehensive guide to the use of outsourcing logistics and supply chain operations. It includes a review of the market, an assessment of the major providers, a description of the main services available and a consideration of the key drivers for outsourcing. In addition, a detailed framework for the selection of a suitable service provider is examined, together with a comprehensive evaluation of change management and subsequent contract management requirements.Designed to be used as a quick reference guide as well as a definitive text that supplies comprehensive explanations, International Logistics Supply Chain Outsourcing provides a single source for the description and application of all aspects of logistics and supply chain outsourcing.From Local to Global Alan Rushton, Steve Walker, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK. ... Freight forwarders like Kiihne + Nagel and Maersk have developed their solutions to add contract logistics services, often throughanbsp;...
|Title||:||International Logistics and Supply Chain Outsourcing|
|Author||:||Alan Rushton, Steve Walker, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK.|
|Publisher||:||Kogan Page Publishers - 2007|