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Logistics

Basics — Exercises — Case Studies

  • Harald Gleissner
  • J. Christian Femerling

Part of the Springer Texts in Business and Economics book series (STBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 1-2
  3. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 3-18
  4. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 19-35
  5. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 37-52
  6. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 53-94
  7. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 95-137
  8. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 139-160
  9. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 161-188
  10. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 189-223
  11. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 225-243
  12. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 245-266
  13. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 267-283
  14. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages 285-291
  15. Harald Gleissner, J. Christian Femerling
    Pages E1-E3
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 293-311

About this book

Introduction

Logistics is the ideal book for Bachelor students of logistics, providing a solid foundation as well as a practical guide. In modular and clear form, it explains key concepts, principles, and practices of logistics. Learning objectives as well as several case studies are integrated into each chapter. 

It features chapters on Principles of Logistics; Logistics Systems; Transport Systems and Logistics Services; Warehousing, Handling and Picking Systems; Inventory, Stock and Provisioning Management; Logistics Network Planning; IT in Logistics; and Logistics Controlling.  In addition, the second fully updated German edition has been extended by the chapters Logistics Infrastructure and Investment and Financing in Logistics. 

“This book offers, in a very clear and concise manner, access to fundamental management topics of modern logistics. Well-chosen case studies serve to illustrate best practice solutions.”

Professor Peter Klaus, member of Logistics Hall of Fame

 ”This new textbook facilitates a comprehensive and easy-to-grasp insight into the complex subject area of logistics. The authors have succeeded in presenting a good mix of theoretical foundation and practical application. Due to its clear structure and extensive range of topics, this book is highly suitable not only for students, but also for practitioners.”

Bernhard Simon, Managing Director, DACHSER GmbH & Co. KG

Keywords

Logistics Controlling SCM Supply Chain Management Transport Transport Systems Warehousing

Authors and affiliations

  • Harald Gleissner
    • 1
  • J. Christian Femerling
    • 2
  1. 1.Berlin School of Economics and LawBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Investa Holding GmbHEschbornGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-01769-3
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-01768-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-01769-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2192-4333
  • Series Online ISSN 2192-4341
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