Study on Producer Logistics Service and Its Outsourcing from Manufacturing Firms: a Perspective of Industrial Cluster

  • Wei Liu, Aiping Cui
  • Published 2006 in
    2006 IEEE International Conference on Service…

Abstract

Today's business success to a great extent depends on logistics and supply chain performance. More and more companies, especially manufacturing firms, obtain their competitive advantages through creating successful logistics outsourcing alliances to optimize value and performance. This paper put forward a conception of producer logistics service, analyzes its positive effect on manufacturing firms from the perspective of the function of producer services in industrial clusters whose core firm is manufacturing firms, furthermore, discusses logistics outsourcing between manufacturing firm as a logistics outsourcing party and third part logistics (TPL) enterprise as a logistics service provider through building cooperative game models, and finally proposes further research in the field of logistics outsourcing

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@article{Liu2006StudyOP, title={Study on Producer Logistics Service and Its Outsourcing from Manufacturing Firms: a Perspective of Industrial Cluster}, author={Wei Liu and Aiping Cui}, journal={2006 IEEE International Conference on Service Operations and Logistics, and Informatics}, year={2006}, pages={699-704} }