The ultimate logistics challenge

Bonney, Joseph
December 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/8/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 49, p6
Discusses the ultimate logistics challenge being faced by Lynn Fritz, former owner of Fritz Cos. to improve the supply chains of humanitarian relief-organizations that deal with the aftermath of earthquakes, hurricanes, drought, wars and other natural and man-made disasters. Difficulties faced by relief organizations; Reason for unsuccessful humanitarian-aid; Details of a Web-based logistics software for humanitarian-aid organizations.


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