Logistics thinking: the basics of logistics

Agnieszka Szmelter

Abstract

The objective of this chapter is to create an introduction to all subsequent chapters of the book. This is a description of basics of logistics and logistics management used in every part of the supply chain, in every sector of the regional economies and the global economy. The primary research question to be answered is: What is the role of logistics in creation of the supply chain’s success? The answer will allow for presenting logistics as a main element of supply chain management in the current global economic ecosystem. It will be a guideline for the readers about how to think about logistics support for all discussed functional areas of supply chain management mentioned in the following parts of the book.
Author Agnieszka Szmelter (FE / DLog)
Agnieszka Szmelter,,
- Department of Logistics
Pages1-26
Publication size in sheets1.25
Book Nozari Hamed, Szmelter Agnieszka (eds.): Global supply chains in the pharmaceutical industry, Advances in Logistics, Operations, and Management Science, 2019, Business Science Reference, ISBN 978-1-5225-5921-4, [978-1-5225-5922-1], 373 p., DOI:10.4018/978-1-5225-5921-4
DOIDOI:10.4018/978-1-5225-5921-4.ch001
Languageen angielski
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