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the functions involved in moving raw materials and components into the firm, the movement of work-in-progress and stocks within the firm and the movement of finished products out of the firm. See MATERIALS MANAGEMENT, MATERIALS REQUIREMENT PLANNING, STOCK CONTROL, DISTRIBUTION, MARKETING LOGISTICS.
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Keywords: business models, logistics sector, e-services, e-logistics, cluster analysis, correspondents analysis.
The 17 contributions to this collection identify key areas where e-logistics is a necessary consideration for effective logistics practices and where many systems are already substantially embedded in operational activities.
Angheluta, Contributions to the development of e-logistics as a smart process, in International Journal - Dynamics of Socio-Economic Systems JDYSES 2 (1): 63-80.
He underlined the need for coordination between the various stakeholders and to develop the means of confrontation on the various legal, legislative, e-logistics, scientific and administrative levels.
The trade portal is the first E-Logistics platform an electronic single window that integrates end to end domestic and international trade of Pakistan on a single electronic platform integrating all the crucial elements of the supply chain.
Making all of this possible is HEx, which stands for "Hacis E-logistics Xystem." HEx is an advanced management system that tracks all of SuperLink China Direct's shipments, capturing all status data to include truck departure time, truck arrival time and final shipment collection time.
The object of this project is to build Pakistan's first trade portal, the first E-Logistics platform, an electronic single window that integrates end to end domestic and international trade of Pakistan on a single electronic platform integrating all the crucial elements of the supply chain, like transport, terminals, shipping, banks, legal firms, brokers and traders with the ease of use available through the internet and mobile, thus capitalizing on the telecommunication boom in the country.
The other highlights of the events included the apps zone, business apps on cloud and mobile, computer and peripherals, e-logistics and retail technologies, invention zone, i-World, hall of fame, enterprise solutions and IT outsourcing, home-grown innovations, smartphones and tablets and also wireless technologies.
E-logistics and e-supply chain management; applications for evolving business.
Pakistani ICT firms secured two Gold awards in the e-Health and e-Logistics and SCM categories and 5 silvers in the Communication, Financial, Security, E-Inclusion and E-Community and E-Government categories.
With the growth of Internet based businesses, the importance of e-logistics and e-fulfillment gains more importance.
In the last 30 years, evolution in product, manufacturing and quality (Figure 6) implied some important "steps" from intelligent mechatronics (data & control intelligence) to product that thinks and links (information & computer intelligence) and products that learn, grow, reconfigure, and sustain (knowledge & distributed intelligence), or from factory automation (flexibility) to enterprise integration (agility) and e-logistics & e-manufacturing (velocity) with near-zero-downtime & sustainability and asset optimization [5].