E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management: Applications for Evolving Business, 1st Edition

  • Deryn Graham
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  • ISBN-10: 1466639156
  • ISBN-13: 9781466639157
  • DDC: 658.70285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 431 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released July 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Business models rely on the development and use of technologies in logistics and supply chain management in order to continually improve business processes.E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management: Applications for Evolving Business explores the creation of integrated supply chains, the developments of virtual business, and the processes of re-engineering for business development. This reference source is useful for researchers, students, and practitioners to provide an academic and pragmatic approach to electronic logistics and supply chain management.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: The Concepts of E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management.
2: Introduction to E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management.
3: E-Supply Chain Collaboration and Integration: Implementation Issues and Challenges.
4: Web Applications for the Outsourcing of Logistics Services.
5: E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management.
6: Measuring the Impact of Tools on the Leanness of E-Procurement Processes.
7: A Hybrid E-Auction/Negotiation Model as a Tool for 4PL to Improve the Transport Provider Selection Process.
8: The Use of Cloud Computing in Shipping Logistics.
9: A Web Application for Supply Chain Traceability.
10: E-Enterprise: Organisational Issues of CRM, SRM, and ERP Systems Integration.
11: Monitoring and Warning Mechanisms of Supply Coordination in Assembly System under Delivery Uncertainty.
12: The Strategic Contribution of ERP Systems to the Formulation of Non-Financial Key Performance Measures (KPIs) in Logistics Activities: An Exploratory Study in Northern Greece.
13: Evolving Business.
14: The Use of RFID Technologies for E-Enabling Logistics Supply Chains.
15: Cloud Computing in Supply Chain Management: An Overview.
16: A University of Greenwich Case Study of Cloud Computing: Education as a Service.
17: Investigating the Effect of E-Learning Technologies on Supply Chain Activities: The Evidence of ELT Book Market.
18: ERP Implementation Service Supply Chain: A Modular Perspective.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.