Emerging Trends in Global Logistics and Physical Distribution Channels

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This 17 page paper looks at some of the different trends in global logistics and the management of the physical distribution channels and the way sales and distribution patterns are changing in the retail and wholesale sectors. The paper considers the impact of information technology and discusses trends such as a shift from push to pull models of distribution, the use of third party express delivery companies and increased collaboration. The bibliography cites 18 sources.