Inbound Logistics Management

Series
Financial Times
Author
Barry Crocker / David Jessop / Alex Morrison  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
7
Language
English
Total pages
336
Pub.-date
November 2011
ISBN13
9780273720485
ISBN
0273720481
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Description

This well-established text provides an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the practice and supporting systems relating to the storage and supply of materials, from elementary principles and simplest methods to the most advanced automated operations. It is an invaluable guide to inbound logistics for both students and practitioners.

New to this Edition

Key features of this 7th edition include new chapters covering:

·               e-commerce ,including enterprise resource planning, e-procurement, extranets

·               electronic advanced shipping notifications

·               radio frequency identification

·               warehouse management systems

·               automated storage and automated retrieval systems

·               Lean and Agile supply

·               Corporate Social Responsibility 

Table of Contents

1        The supply function

2        Identification of materials

3        Receipt and inspection

4        Issue and dispatch

5        Records and systems

6        Materials accounting

7        Approaches to the provision of materials

8        Stock control techniques

9        Stock checking and stocktaking

10      Storehouses and stockyards

11      Stores operations

12      Corporate Social Responsibilty (CSR)

13      Storage equipment

14      Materials handling

15      Procedures manuals

Back Cover

This well-established text provides an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the practice and supporting systems relating to the storage and supply of materials, from elementary principles and simplest methods to the most advanced automated operations. It is an invaluable guide to inbound logistics for both students and practitioners.

This seventh edition has been fully updated and includes new chapters covering:

  • E-commerce, including enterprise resource planning, e-procurement, extranets
  • Electronic advanced shipping notifications
  • Radio frequency identification
  • Warehouse management systems
  • Automated storage and automated retrieval systems
  • Lean and agile supply
  • Corporate social responsibility 

Barry Crocker is a Senior Lecturer in Procurement Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the University of Salford. He is also co-author with David Jessop of Procurement Management and Principles, also published by Pearson.

David Jessop is Professor Emeritus of Supply Management at the University of Glamorgan, and a freelance trainer and consultant with experience in over 30 countries. He currently lectures at several universities.

Inbound Logistics Management is published in association with the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), which is the central reference point for the purchasing and supply profession. Details about courses, conferences and other services are available at www.cips.org

Author

Barry Crocker is a Senior Lecturer in Procurement Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the University of Salford.