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The Impact of Information Technology on Logistics

International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management

ISSN: 0960-0035

Article publication date: 1 May 1991

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Abstract

The purpose is to indicate the potential impact, be it positive or negative, of information technology on the effective management of the logistics function. This is achieved by defining the concepts of logistics, management, information and technology to create a base of understanding. A framework is then suggested to guide the integration of information technology effectively into the logistic function. In conclusion the important aspect of building commitment as a key success factor in the effective management of information technology in logistics is examined.

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Citation

Introna, L.D. (1991), "The Impact of Information Technology on Logistics", International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, Vol. 21 No. 5, pp. 32-37. https://doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000000387

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1991, MCB UP Limited

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