E-commerce and its impact in logistic management: A state of art

Hussain Bux Marri, Zahir Irani, Angappa Gunasekaran

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Abstract

Logistics management is defined as that part of the supply chain process that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption in order to meet customers' requirements. Traditional logistical issues may be amplified by an e-commerce venture. Adopting e-commerce may greatly expand the marketplace. The organization needs to be concerned with its ability to deliver its product to potential customers. Realizing the importance of E-commerce in logistic management, an attempt has been made in this paper to review the existing literature with the objective to gain insights into the impact of E-commerce in logistic management. The advantages of the E-commerce in logistic management are offered. Finally, summary of findings and calculations are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the European and Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems, EMCIS 2006
StatePublished - 2006
Event3rd European and Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems, EMCIS 2006 - Alicante, Spain
Duration: Jul 6 2006Jul 7 2006

Publication series

NameProceedings of the European and Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems, EMCIS 2006

Conference

Conference3rd European and Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems, EMCIS 2006
Country/TerritorySpain
CityAlicante
Period7/6/067/7/06

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Information Systems

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