publication . Article . 2012

RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT THROUGH CENTRALIZED DISTRIBUTION

Davor Dujak;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2012 Journal: Business Logistics in Modern Management, volume 12, pages 47-59
Abstract
The paper reviews the trends in the design of distribution systems in retail supply chain management. Through goals, design decisions and costs of distribution system or distribution network, the paper points to the complexity and importance of this area of supply chain management. The goal of paper is to present modern trends in the distribution system, as well as specify the advantages and disadvantages of the leading distribution systems, with a special emphasis on the central distribution. Central distribution in the supply chain represents distribution of goods through one or small number of central storages, after which the goods are further distributed to...
Subjects
free text keywords: central distribution, distribution system design, retailing, retail supply chain management
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