By Daniel Boudoin, Christian Morel (auth.), Jesus Gonzalez-Feliu, Frédéric Semet, Jean-Louis Routhier (eds.)
Since the 1990’s, researchers, practitioners and public administrations have given extra suggestion to city logistics. besides the fact that, their pursuits and objectives are usually not an identical, and a number of other ways don't produce effective logistics platforms for that reason. This booklet goals to supply either a conceptual framework for city logistics making plans and administration and to create a foundation for deploying options that goal to lessen the most nuisances relating to city items. The proposed e-book is split in elements. the 1st proposes a suite of methodological chapters, written through key authors, which objective to aid determination makers of their present offerings on the topic of city logistics. as well as public gurus’ goals and pursuits, the publication highlights the significance of personal actors, and exhibits how provide chain administration can care for the issues of the final city mile and its integration in international logistics chains. the second one provides numerous utilized study works that care for present making plans and perform matters in city logistics, equivalent to the function of urban making plans, where of evening deliveries in provider association, the bounds of logistics pooling, and the true property industry, between others.
The publication used to be written by way of key authors, all having enormous learn event and recognized as specialists of their respective fields. every one bankruptcy offers tools and result of learn works, written for a large viewers, and extra accurately directed to either teachers and practitioners.