How to prepare an example contract for third-party logistics services
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Published by Added Value Logistics in Altrincham .
Written in English


  • Business enterprises -- England.,
  • Business enterprises -- Wales.,
  • Contracts -- England.,
  • Contracts -- Wales.,
  • Contracts -- England -- Forms.,
  • Contracts -- Wales -- Forms.,
  • Business logistics -- England.,
  • Business logistics -- Wales.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed.: 1995.

Statement[prepared for the Freight Transport Association and the Institute of Logistics by Alan Slater].
ContributionsInstitute of Logistics., Freight Transport Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,113p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18080456M
ISBN 101899960066

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