This book offers students and practitioners a guide to the principles and practices of sustainable logistics operations, as well as an understanding of the science of sustainability and the way it affects the supply chain.
Examining the subject in an integrated manner, it covers all the key areas, including product design, procurement, cleaner production, freight transport, warehousing and storage, purchasing, supply management, reverse logistics, recycling, strategy and more. It also outlines key principles for creating responsible management of the entire supply chain and delves into the wider issues facing logistics including use of water and energy, population growth and food production.
Written by three leading experts on the subject, Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a comprehensive book that provides research-led applications and over 25 case studies.
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Key principles for managing supply chain processes in a responsible and sustainable managementAbout the Author:
Professor David B. Grant is Professor of Logistics and Associate Dean (Business Engagement), Hull University Business School. He is also a member of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.
Dr Alexander Trautrims is Lecturer in Supply Chain and Operations Management at Nottingham University Business School. He also teaches sustainable supply chain management at the Universidad de los Andes (Colombia) and at the Institut Supérieur d'Éstudes Logistiques Le Havre (France). He is a member of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.
Professor Chee Yew Wong is Chair of Supply Chain Management at Leeds University Business School.
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Descripción Kogan Page, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P110749468661