TITLE

Logistics: A Difference Between Winning & Losing

AUTHOR(S)
Piszczalski, Martin
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;May2001, Vol. 113 Issue 5, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on logistics in the automotive industry. Significance of technology in lowering logistics costs; Distinct logistics businesses operated by the industry; Factors that contribute to logistics problem.
ACCESSION #
4466908

 

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