Previously published as International Journal of Physical Distribution Follow the Table of Contents link above for previous content.
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The International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management:
Provides business practitioners, consultants and academics with leading edge information and discussions of current developments in the field
Facilitates the interchange of information among business planners and researchers on a worldwide basis
Provides a platform for new thinking on problems and techniques in physical distribution and logistics management
The International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management aims to be the principal home the world comes to for leading edge research bridging strategic areas of business-to-business management, physical distribution, business logistics, marketing channels, and supply chain management. We strive to achieve this by providing authors with “best in class” service through timeliness and fairness in the review process, inclusiveness, receptivity to different perspectives, and ultimately impact.
IJPDLM is now in its fifth decade of publishing excellent research in the logistics field
IJPDLM received 317,040 full text, customer downloads in 2010. That's an average of more than 850 article downloads every day!
IJPDLM has been ranked second for research 'usefulness' in a study of supply chain periodicals (Menachof et al, 2009).
Key journal audiences
Academics teaching and researching in the field
Libraries supplying academics, researchers and practitioners
Materials and works managers
Senior distribution personnel
Customer service policy
Materials and purchasing management
Order processing systems
Transport and inventory management
The International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management is indexed and abstracted in:
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Management & Marketing