Supply Chain Management: A View of the Distribution Channel

1 TEI of Western Macedonia, Kozani, Greece
2 Maritsa Vegetable Crops Research Institute, BG – 4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria


SERDARIS, P., I. ANTONIADIS and N. TOMLEKOVA, 2014. Supply chain management: a view of the distribution channel. Bulg. J. Agric. Sci., 20: 480-486


This paper addresses the supply chain management in its practical dimension, the organization and the objectives in such a system, its mission and what the goals of the service provider segment customer service are. It also analyzes the application areas of logistics management, dealing with issues as the supply chain structure, supply and physical distribution, as well as the importance of transportations area, the services after the sale and the distribution of their products. Finally, a view of activity based costing techniques for the assessment of the supply chain management is presented.

Key words: logistics management, physical distribution, transportation

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