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Logistics definition

Logistics entails how companies obtain, produce, and exchange material and services in the proper place and in properquantities for the proper value activity.

International Business. Environments and operations  – 12th Edition (p. 462) – Daniels, Radebaugh and Sullivan

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  1. April 4, 2010 at 1:17 pm

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  2. April 6, 2010 at 11:40 pm

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  3. June 14, 2012 at 11:20 am

    Logistics is one of the oldest element operations. Commercial activity is impossible without logistical support.

    Selection of shipping and logistics firm are as follows:
    1) Firm should have a clear outsourcing strategy such as to identify the advantages, challenges, cost benefits to the organization.
    2) Firm should have a proper scientific selection process like current performance standards and cost information.
    3) Firm must have efficient costing methodology for collecting data on the true cost of receiving, storage, pick and pack.

    transportation company

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