Warehousing trends and challenges in omni-channel logistics

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Abstract

Retail companies increasingly shift to an omni-channelstrategy, allowingconsumers tointeract through a single seamless interface of integrated channels. Thisomni-channeltrend put pressure onlogistics and,particularly, warehousing activities, which need tocombinefulfilment ofretail store-replenishment and web-based consumer orders in an effective and efficient way. This explorative study discussestrends and challenges related to omni-channelwarehousing, based on data from 19 Swedish retailers. Differences between retailers perceiving themselves as high performers and low performers are illustrated. The study also highlightscurrent practice versusretailers’ predictions of development over the next fiveyears.

Detaljer

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Enheter & grupper
Forskningsområden

Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ) – OBLIGATORISK

  • Transportteknik och logistik
Originalspråkengelska
Titel på värdpublikationProceedings to Interdisciplinary Conference on Production, Logistics and Traffic.
Antal sidor6
StatusPublished - 2017
PublikationskategoriForskning
Peer review utfördJa
EvenemangThe Interdisciplinary Conference on Production, Logistics and Traffic - Darmstadt, Tyskland
Varaktighet: 2017 sep 252017 sep 26
Konferensnummer: 3

Konferens

KonferensThe Interdisciplinary Conference on Production, Logistics and Traffic
Förkortad titelICPLT
LandTyskland
OrtDarmstadt
Period2017/09/252017/09/26