An understanding of logistics is of primary importance in the modern business world and this text allows students and businesspeople alike to become comfortable with the fundamentals of this discipline. In its explanation of logisticsathe process of moving a commodity or service from customer order to consumptionathis guide provides insight into every step of the process, from order processing and purchasing to packaging and warehousing. Tips are included for integrated logistics, customer service, materials flow, and strategic logistics plans.This order, for example one regarding the number of cars to be produced this month (200 extra Toyota Camrys), reaches ... We see then that the earlier the production manager receives the information from the order processor, the earlier he or she can start scheduling what will be ... the people performing various logistics-related activities such as customer service, traffic and transportation, warehousinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Global Logistics Management|
|Publisher||:||Juta and Company Ltd - 2004|