11. September 2016 : Journal paper accepted for publication in the Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing (JBIM)
"Understanding and Assessing Crowd Logistics Business Models - Using Everyday People for Last Mile Delivery" by Volker Frehe, Jens Mehmann and Frank Teuteberg has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing (JBIM).
Traditional services such as transport logistics are nowadays increasingly outsourced to everyday people. This concept, called crowd logistics, is analyzed in the paper by Mr. Frehe, Mehmann and Teuteberg. For the science community research gaps are uncovered. For practice a business model is developed based on best practices. Furthermore, recommendations for the sustainable implementation of new services are provided.
We thank the (anonymous) practice partners for cooperation with regard to the expert interviews.
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