Logistics has a new position into the corporate organization. This article describes the current position of logistics and explains the main reasons of its evolution. The different task forces in which logisticians take part are identified. Finally, we show one of the main missions of logistics : the permanent reengineering of its solutions in order to answer to the transformation of the constraints.
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