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Publicada em 11 de nov de The UK's bestselling book on logistics and supply chain management - over , copies sold. Effective development and management of supply chain networks helps businesses cut costs and enhance customer value. This updated 5th edition is a clear guide to all the key topics in an integrated approach to supply chains. As well as new and updated examples and case studies, there are two new chapters:Routes to Market: Many companies now have to manage multiple distribution channels - this chapter covers strategic issues on how companies go to market along with the cost implications of using alternative channels. Service Logistics: As companies begin to sell performance rather than physical product, this chapter explores the implications for logistics management as the need to provide higher levels of service and customer support becomes ever more critical. Seja a primeira pessoa a gostar disto.
At the same time, a great role in the supply chains is played by logistics - the management of physical, informational, and human flows in order to optimize them and avoid unnecessary waste of resources. Below we will talk about the important role of logistics in supply chain management that includes many suppliers, transit points, as well as points of departure and destination. Logistics and supply chain should not be confused. Logistics is a rather narrowly focused concept narrower than the SCM , which simply means globalization of resource management — from every local unit to the entire network of production points. In turn, supply chain management is a more complex category. Supply chain management involves logistics and thus performs end-to-end optimization - that is, not only within the enterprise but also when working with counterparties.
Logistics can confound the newly initiated and veterans alike. So take out your notebook, sharpen your pencil, and take this Inbound Logistics short course on the fundamental concepts driving logistics theory and practice today. Until recently, logistics activities had one primary focus—to minimize unit transportation costs for shipments to downstream customers. Systems theory espouses managing an enterprise or organization as an integrated whole for total optimal performance—lowest total costs and optimum service level, for example—as opposed to managing discrete functions individually for lowest costs. But if you ask, 'What is it costing us to have the inventory sit on the warehouse floor for a few more days, you start to see the real cost of that decision. Smith School of Business. If you ship by rail, you may reduce your transportation costs, but your inventory carrying and packaging costs go up.
Skip to search form Skip to main content You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly. DOI: There has been consensus that logistics as well as supply chain management is a vital research field, yet with few literature reviews on this topic. This paper sets out to propose some hot issues in the current research, through a review of related literature from the perspective of operations management.
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Sustainable supply chain becomes inevitable to meet the aggressive change in the customer requirements. Being efficient is not enough. It also deals with the, disposal of material after consumption as per the environmental norms. There has been several approaches and discussions going on along this line, a several road maps are already proposed. The following are a few suggested project topics in procurement and supply chain management management SCM. Join ResearchGate to find the people and research you need to help your work. It involves the integration of information, transportation, inventory, warehousing, material handling, and packaging.
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