Reverse Logistics >> Editors' Blog
Selling apparel and other merchandise over the internet is difficult enough for retailers as it is. Now they want to make it even tougher on themselves.
Even in the age of recycling, forward and reverse supply chains have tended to be treated as separate disciplines. Now the world's largest retailer is partnering with major consumer goods manufacturers to help erase that distinction.
It's been called everything from a nuisance to a necessary evil. But reverse logistics can be much more than that.
Think it's tough tracking finished goods from source to sale? Trying doing the same for the millions of parts that go into them.