The point of sales is part of the supply chain. Or its environment is changing deeply, from a legislative point of view or from a strategic point of view. First of all, in this article, we will analyze the place that the point of sales has within the supply chain. Then we will describe five real cases in order to give a perspective of the current changes. Finally, we will present some evolution axis for the logistics organizations so as to provide a better answer for the new logistic needs of the point of sales.
AUBE, G., DORNIER, P.P. and VALLIN, P. (2005). Mieux intégrer le point de vente dans la supply chain. Revue Française de Gestion Industrielle, pp. 43-69.