COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE FROM IT IN LOGISTICS : THE INTEGRATED TRANSPORT TRACKING SYSTEM

In this paper, the authors discuss the new logistics concept efficient consumer response (ECR). The principles of ECR and the role of information logistics in transportation are focused upon. TRANSPO- TRACK, an integrated transportation tracking system is discussed. The impacts on organizations at different points in the value chain of TRANSPO-TRACK are identified, with focus on the need for appropriate planning processes. The paper concludes with an assessment of the possibility of providing information logistics services on the Internet.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Date: February 1998
  • Authors:
    • Loebbecke, C
    • Powell, P
  • Publication Date: 1998

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00788640
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH
  • Created Date: Mar 23 2000 12:00AM