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The Meaning and Properties of Closed-Loop in Supply Chain Management (SCM)


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    (Czestochowa University of Technology, Poland)

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    Nowadays, there are a lot of products which are design and manufacture for future reuse. It becomes possible because of remanufacturing processes or recycling, or their connections. These processes are the crucial elements of reverse logistics system. Managing the closed-loop supply chains is one of the main goals of the reverse logistics activity. In this paper is specified the essence of reverse logistics, and after, in this context, the characteristics and meaning of closed-loop supply chains.

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    Article provided by Valahia University of Targoviste, Faculty of Economic Science in its journal Valahian Journal of Economic Studies.

    Volume (Year): 3 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 105-112

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    Handle: RePEc:vlh:journl:v:3:y:2012:i:3:p:105-112

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    Keywords: reverse logistics; closed-loop; supply chain management;

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