The development of e-business shows the place of logistics into the management of this type of activities. In a first part, the chapter explains what is the principal aim of logistics. In a second part, it highlights the main features of logistics in the e-business. Particularly, it describes the principal solutions chosen by the companies of e-business from a physical point of view and from a logical point of view.
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