Packaging Logistics. A Case Study in Dairy Sector

  • Jesús García ArcaEmail author
  • J. Carlos Prado Prado
  • A. Trinidad González-Portela Garrido
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Management and Industrial Engineering book series (LNMIE)


No many companies give importance to the impact of packaging design for achieving logistic efficiency and sustainability in the supply chain. This paper sets out to illustrate how the adoption of “Packaging Logistics” approach makes it possible to obtain competitive advantages throughout the supply chain. To illustrate this statement, in this paper, not only the conceptual field of this concept is developed, but also its application, analysing a case study in dairy sector.


Packaging Logistics Supply chain Strategy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jesús García Arca
    • 1
    Email author
  • J. Carlos Prado Prado
    • 1
  • A. Trinidad González-Portela Garrido
    • 1
  1. 1.Grupo de Ingeniería de Organización (GIO)Escola de Enxeñería IndustrialVigoSpain

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