Building on 'The Year of the Internet.'

Gurin, Rick
December 2000
Frontline Solutions;Dec2000, Vol. 1 Issue 13, p28
Discusses the role of technology in logistics and warehouse management systems. Shift of emphasis from truckload deliveries to leveraging small parcel carriers; Emergence of document markup languages; Failure by retailers in business-to-business.


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