Reverse logistics in the editorial sector: An exploratory study
AbstractNowadays, the Reverse Logistics field is becoming very important. On one hand, laws are imposing companies to be responsible for the contamination made by their products. On the other hand, companies have discovered the profits derived from a good Reverse Logistics process. This paper is the result of the work done by a group of companies from the Spanish Editorial sector to understand and improve their Reverse Logistics process. The paper describes the characteristics of the Reverse Logistics process in this sector and the improvements identified by the “work group”.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra in its series Economics Working Papers with number 824.
Date of creation: Apr 2005
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Reverse logistics; returns; supply chain management; case study; editorial industry;
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2005-09-29 (All new papers)
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- Krikke, H.R., 1998. "Recovery strategies and reverse logistic network design," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-4561477, Tilburg University.
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