International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management
- Editor in Chief
- Prof. Angappa Gunasekaran
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 12 issues per year
- CiteScore 2.0 (2022)
IJLSM addresses the development of logistics resources, emphasising the implications that logistics strategies and systems have on organisational productivity and competitiveness in global and electronic markets. Globalisation of markets and logistics services is closely related to the success of a company. This perspective indicates the importance of effective logistics systems and their management for organisational effectiveness and competitiveness. The journal intends to provide executives and academics with the state of the art of logistics systems and supply chain management.
Topics covered include
- Logistics enterprise network
- Logistical systems design/development/optimisation
- Performance management, benchmarking
- E-logistics, global logistics
- Logistics information systems, ERP
- Customer relationship management
- Materials handling
- Supply chain management
- Warehouse management
- Transport management
- Supply chain management information
- Inventory/demand management
- Project/distribution management
- Modelling and analysis
The main objective of the IJLSM is to provide a platform for interaction between researchers and practitioners who are dealing with logistics systems and management. It also aims to promote and coordinate developments in the field of logistics systems and management. The global dimension is emphasised, with the objective of overcoming various cultural barriers and in turn of meeting the needs of technological and organisational changes in the global e-markets. The journal intends to provide executives and academics with the state of the art of logistics systems and supply chain management and also to facilitate the exchange of information about logistics systems and supply chain management among logistics researchers and practitioners.
IJLSM acts as a vehicle to help professionals, academics and researchers, working in the field of logistics systems and management, to disseminate information and latest developments and to learn from each other|s research.
IJLSM publishes original papers, review papers, technical reports, case studies, conference reports, management reports, book reviews, notes, commentaries, and news. Special Issues devoted to important topics in logistics systems and management will occasionally be published.
IJLSM is indexed in:
- Scopus (Elsevier)
- Academic OneFile (Gale)
- cnpLINKer (CNPIEC)
- Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale)
- OneFile Business (Gale)
- General OneFile (Gale)
- Google Scholar
- Info Trac (Gale)
- Inspec (Institution of Engineering and Technology)
- International Abstracts in Operations Research
- ProQuest Advanced Technologies Database with Aerospace
- TRID [Transportation Research Information Services + ITRD] (Transportation Research Board)
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Editor in Chief
- Gunasekaran, Angappa, Penn State Harrisburg, USA
Editorial Board Members
- Assimakopoulos, Dimitris G., EMLYON Business School, France
- Bagchi, Prabir K., The George Washington University, USA
- Bititci, Umit S., Heriot Watt University, UK
- Camarinha-Matos, Luis M., New University of Lisbon, Portugal
- Christopher, Martin, Cranfield University, UK
- Croom, Simon, University of San Diego, USA
- Fernie, John, Heriot-Watt University, UK
- Goh, Mark, National University of Singapore, Singapore
- Goyal, Suresh, Concordia University, Canada
- Grubbström, Robert W., Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden
- Gupta, Jatinder (Jeet) N.D., University of Alabama, Huntsville, USA
- Hellebust, Anders, SINTEF Industrial Management, Norway
- Helo, Petri T., University of Vaasa, Finland
- Iijima, Masaki, Aichi-Gakuin University, Japan
- Koh, Siau Ching Lenny, University of Sheffield, UK
- Lee, W. B., The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Lee, Young Hae, Hanyang University, South Korea
- Lin, Binshan, Louisiana State University in Shreveport, USA
- Macdonald, Stuart, University of Leicester, UK
- Min, Hokey, Bowling Green State University, USA
- Motwani, Jaideep, Grand Valley State University, USA
- Olhager, Jan, Linkoping Institute of Technology, Sweden
- Rajendran, Chandrasekharan, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
- Sarkis, Joseph, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
- Singh, Nanua, RGBSI, USA
- Sohal, Amrik, Monash University, Australia
- Taylor, W. Andrew, University of Bradford, UK
- Tsui, Kwok L., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
- Xie, Min, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Yusuf, Yahaya, University of Central Lancashire, UK
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13 September, 2023
Research in the International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management has looked at how well the implementation of P2P crowdsourced delivery is going in Egypt. The findings shed light on the potential benefits and the remaining challenges. Karim Soliman of the College of International Transport and Logistics at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport in Cairo, employed a deductive approach and quantitative research methods to gauge public sentiment towards this innovative delivery model. Soliman writes that encouragingly, respondents of various ages and education were already familiar with crowdsourcing, even if they were not familiar with the term itself [...]More details...