Closed-loop supply chains: An introduction to the feature issue (part 2)

V. Daniel R. Guide, Luk N. Van Wassenhove

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Closed-loop supply chain management is the design, control and operation of a system to maximize value creation over the entire life-cycle of a product with dynamic recovery of value from different types and volumes of returns over time. The research in this feature issue furthers our understanding of this rich area and serves as a starting point for another round of research which continues to dig deeper still into relevant industry issues.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)471-472
Number of pages2
JournalProduction and Operations Management
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2006

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Management Science and Operations Research
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Management of Technology and Innovation


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