MEASURING LOGISTICS SYSTEM LOSS AND DAMAGE WITH A SHRINKAGE APPROACH

Transportation-related loss and damage can represent only a fraction of the total value of goods damaged, destroyed or disappearing in the entire logistics system. A firm may have no measure of the extent of the problem in its own warehouses, factories and private truck fleets. This analysis showed in-house loss and damage is a problem which warrants attention by logistics managers and is one which is amenable to analysis using existing tools and information.

  • Availability:
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Traffic and Transportation

    547 West Jackson Boulevard
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Authors:
    • Cavinato, J L
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00152667
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM