Looming Issues in Logistics: An Update
Buddress, Ph.D., C.P.M., Lee
Smith, Ph.D., Michael E.
94th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2009 - Charlotte, NC
Logistical challenges are greater today than at any time in recent memory. Costs are escalating to the point that enterprises are rethinking global sourcing strategies. New rules from carriers and from security requirements make logistics increasingly complex. These changes are causing organizations and individuals to change behavior, with profound implications for organizational success. This session examines these challenging situations and suggests solutions.