By David B. Grant, Alexander Trautrims & Chee Yew Wong
Published by Kogan Page on September 3rd 2013.
“This is one of the first books globally integrating sustainability into all logistical and supply chain related processes. It will serve students as well as practitioners in getting good insights onto the topic.” – Prof. Dr. Stefan Seuring, Professor of Supply Chain Management at the University of Kassel, Germany
A comprehensive handbook introducing principles and practices of sustainable logistics operations and responsible management.
Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management is the essential guide to the principles and practices of sustainable logistics operations and the responsible management of the entire supply chain. It offers practitioners and students the required understanding of sustainability science as well as an understanding of sustainability as it affects the supply chain.
Examining the subject in an integrated manner and from a holistic perspective, it examines all the key areas, including: product design; procurement; cleaner production; freight transport; warehousing and storage; purchasing; supply management; reverse logistics; recycling; strategy and more.
Written by three leading experts on the subject, Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a comprehensive, academic book that provides research-led applications and case studies.
Professor David B. Grant is Professor of Logistics and Associate Dean at Hull University Business School. He has over 125 publications and is on the editorial boards of six journals.
Dr Alexander Trautrims is a Lecturer in Supply Chain and Operations Management at Nottingham University Business School. He also teaches sustainable logistics at the Universidad de los Andes (Colombia) and at the Institut Supérieur d’Éstudes Logistique Le Havre (France).
Professor Chee Yew Wong is Chair of Supply Chain Management at Leeds University Business School.
Notes to the editor: Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management by David B Grant, Alexander Trautrims & Chee Yew Wong, published by Kogan Page. To be published September, 2013. ISBN: 9780749468668, Paperback, 256 pages, £44.99.
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