TITLE

News for the Forums

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Derek
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;May2003, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an update on news related to the field of logistics and transport in Great Britain as of May 2003. Aim of the special interest forum formed by the Institute of Logistics and Transport (ILT); Eligibility requirements for the annual Logistics Dissertation of the Year Awards; Objective of the warehouse automation project of ILT and Cranfield University.
ACCESSION #
9739373

 

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