|Start Page Number:||56|
|End Page Number:||84|
|Publication Date:||Jan 2007|
|Journal:||International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management|
|Authors:||Sarkis Joseph, Meade Laura, Presley Adrien|
This paper provides a review of the literature on Reverse Logistics. 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.