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International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management

ISSN: 0959-6119

Online from: 1989

Subject Area: Tourism and Hospitality

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Improving logistics operations across the food industry supply chain


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Title:Improving logistics operations across the food industry supply chain
Author(s):Seyed-Mahmoud Aghazadeh, (Professor at the Department of Business Administration, School of Business, State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, New York, USA)
Citation:Seyed-Mahmoud Aghazadeh, (2004) "Improving logistics operations across the food industry supply chain", International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Vol. 16 Iss: 4, pp.263 - 268
Keywords:Distribution operations, Food industry, Retailing, Supply chain management
Article type:General review
DOI:10.1108/09596110410537423 (Permanent URL)
Publisher:Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Abstract:This paper explores ways of improving logistics and distribution supply chains within the food retail industry. It includes the concepts of logistics and supply chain as well as the new challenges in the food industry. The paper derives that business-to-business and e-commerce are the ways of the future. The paper discusses the successes and failures of the industry. Its results reveal slow progress in accomplishing the goals of leaner supply chains and easier distribution.



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