TITLE

Trucking plays a key role for each link in supply chain

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/26/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 41, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of trucking in enhancing the suppply chain, specifically for the furniture industry. Key factors that influence trucking and delivery concerns include fuel and trucking capacity, and the availability of delivery personnel. Other factors include growing competition from global furniture makers, which further challenges furniture companies to improve efficiency and reduce costs.
ACCESSION #
21326477

 

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