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Title: The perception on ICT use among small logistics service providers: a comparison between Northern and Southern Europe
Authors: Evangelista, Pietro
Kilpala, Heli
Keywords: Small logistics service provider
Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Empirical surveys
Northern and Southern Europe
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: EUT Edizioni Università di Trieste
ISTIEE Istituto per lo studio dei trasporti nell’integrazione economica europea
Citation: Pietro Evangelista, Heli Kilpala, "The perception on ICT use among small logistics service providers: a comparison between Northern and Southern Europe", in: European Transport / Trasporti Europei, XII (2007) 35, pp. 81-98.
Series/Report no.: European Transport / Trasporti Europei
XII (2007) 35
Abstract: Many authors have suggested that logistics information system capabilities can significantly enhance overall logistics competence. Majority of the studies have, however, assessed benefits that large logistics service providers have gained from information and communication technology (ICT) usage. The purpose of this study is to shed light on the ICT use and issues relevant for implementation plans among small and medium-sized logistics service providers. The study compares survey findings from two different geographical areas where the logistics service industry consists of a large number of small companies. The study focuses on the current status of ICT implementation, the motivators and barriers for ICT use.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10077/5941
ISSN: 1825-3997
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