Best Practices in International Logistics

This research report discusses how top companies use technology and partners to create a world class logistics capability.

"Eight companies were selected as best practice winners, two in each logistics management category: global inventory control, transportation spend management, import/export process management, and international logistics outsourcing. These companies are able to invest less capital in international logistics yet provide better service to customers."

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