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The theory and practice of Reverse Logistics
by Laura Meade, Joseph Sarkis, Adrien Presley
International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management (IJLSM), Vol. 3, No. 1, 2007


Abstract: This paper provides a review of the literature on Reverse Logistics (RL). It provides an overview of definitions, research and research opportunities in this field. It is a timely and important concept with significant international research under completion at this time. Ample opportunities exist for the growth of this field due to its multi-functional, and interdisciplinary focus. It also is critical for organisations to consider from both an economic and environmental perspective. All these issues are discussed and summarised in this paper.


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