"A handbook for the modern logistics manager." (Jem Newton, IHS.com
"Global Logistics Strategies provides the characteristically thorough and thought-provoking coverage we have become accustomed to from the author, bridging the relevant history, turbulent present, and potential future of this fast paced industry." (Kelly Barner, Buyers Meeting Point
"The developments that are shaping the logistics industry are defined and described using the six key segments of freight forwarding, contract logistics, shipping, road freight, air cargo and express." (Supply Management
"If you are interested in the development of the logistics sector, how it has been influenced by economic factors and demand trends, current risks to the industry, and how it will evolve over the coming years, this is the book for you. This book offers a detailed and clear description of the past three decades of logistics, and gives readers an understanding of how today's logistics sector and global supply chain evolved. Manners-Bell also helps readers dig into and understand the various transportation modes and supply chain verticals." (Inbound Logistics
Covering the breadth of logistics, Global Logistics Strategies
provides a thorough introduction and step-by-step guide to global logistics.