Publication fee: online version CAD$100/CAD$150 with one hard copy if your manuscript is submited before January, 2014
With the globalization of business comes increased cross-border activity, Logistics and supply chain issues are more important today than ever before. Logistics services and supply chain management for globalization of markets are closely related to the success of a company. These perspectives indicate the importance of effective logistics systems and supply chain management for organizational effectiveness and competitiveness. The journal of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) provides an academic platform for new thinking on the problems and techniques of logistics and supply chain management, and advances the development of theory and innovative practices in and for logistics and supply chain management around the world.
Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) is an international, peer-reviewed and open-access journal quarterly published by Science and Education Centre of North America. LSCM invites all high-quality manuscripts particularly in the areas of economics, management, finance, accounting, insurance, international business, marketing, information technology, public policy, political science, and organizational behavior, which are highly relevant to the fields of logistics, supply chain management, shipping, port, and transportation. Applications of theory and research in these areas to related fields of inquiry are highly welcomed.
The journal is published in both print and online versions. The online versions are free access and download.
e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article.
We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First within a week after the final draft completed.
Today Science and Logistics and Supply Chain Management have a policy of "Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism". We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (ithenticate.com).
All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.
A dedicated Todayscience indexing team is working in reputed indexing services. As a result, within a short span of time our journals have been included in some major indexing databases and the number is increasing every month.
DOI®number: Each paper published in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is assigned a DOI®number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier)? Click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.
ISI Impact factor: No new journal, even published by the top most publishers, can have ISI impact factor in first two years of operation. As per the rules of ISI, any new journal will get its first impact factor after two years of operation (See more information in this regard at the official web page of ISI or in wikipedia). Logistics and Supply Chain Management is planned to be indexed in ISI. As per the rules of Science Citation Index, our first impact factor is due on around 2019.