Logistics Basics for Purchasing and Supply Professionals

Author(s):

Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P., Associate Professor of Business, Penn State New Kensington, Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania 15068-1798, mam47@psu.edu
Dr. J. Patrick Cancro
Dr. J. Patrick Cancro, Assistant Professor of Business Penn State New Kensington, Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania 15068-1798, jpc2@psu.edu

88th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2003 - Nashville, TN
Abstract

This paper is intended to help purchasing and supply professionals understand (a) logistics processes; (b) logistics’ role in supply management, (c) the management of tradeoffs among these processes, and (d) balancing logistics priorities.

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