TITLE

Transport: People, Processes, Technology

AUTHOR(S)
Hobday, Adrian
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Restricted by their current business models and the underlying information technology infrastructure, transport companies are seeking ways to take advantage of the market's potential. For the past 30 years each transport sector has undergone infrastructure changes in terms of privatization and deregulation. This has created an increasingly dynamic marketplace and presented opportunities for success. The air transport industry, although primarily focused on safety, is still affected by the cost constraints imposed as a result of European deregulation in the early 1990s.
ACCESSION #
11510971

 

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