Analysis of Reverse Logistics Operations for a Computer Company
作者: Albert Wee Kwan TanArun KumarBalan Sundarakani
作者单位: 1National University of Singapore, Singapore;Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia;University of Wollongong, UAE
刊名: International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (IJISSCM), 2011, Vol.4 (4)
来源数据库: IGI Global Journal
DOI: 10.4018/jisscm.2011100104
英文摘要: As reverse logistics is a relatively new field in supply chain management, especially in Asia, a detailed study is conducted to understand the status of companies practicing reverse logistics to support their Asia Pacific operations. This paper discusses an empirical examination of a company performing reverse logistics in Asia with Singapore being the coordination hub with the United States (US). Data on the transaction volumes and other material information are collected over a period of two years to understand the behaviour and trends of reverse logistics in this company. Statistical tools such as serial correlation, seasonality and trend analysis are performed on the data to understand their behaviour and its managerial implication. The study has shown that there is an upward trend...
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