Logistic can be defined as having the right type of product or service at the right place, at the right time for a right price and in the right condition.
Logistic does not mean single work activity but refers to group of activities perform to attain the goal for enterprise or maximizing the profits.
It may involve steps like purchasing, planning, coordination, transportation, warehousing, distribution and customer service.
Logistics is a mixture of several professional disciplines such as:- Planning Controlling Directing Coordinating Forecasting Warehousing and Transportation Facility Location Inventory Management
INTEGRATED GLOBAL TRADE PROCESSES
The Importance Of Logistics In Supply Chain Plan:- Logistics implemented correctly deliveries. They have made competitive edge. They have made the operational efficiencies easy. They have enhanced the value of service. Provide healthcare organization to procure, receive, warehouse and move all key supplies at the lower cost.
Logistics Planning Desired Outcomes Key Issues Materials Face Everyday Improved Customer Service Improved Asset Efficiency Increased Cash Flow Collaboration with Key Service Providers Favorable Management Inventory Flows Product Handling Cost Reduction Improved Operational Efficiencies Direct Sourcing from a Manufacturer/ Distributor Product Availability and Delivery
Product Movement – Entities
Logistics Planning – KeyElements
TNT is in North America. TNT reduces :- 1) Transportation Cost 2) Cycle market It is recognized as the world leading provider of customized and value added logistics solution. It s a part of TPG (NYSE:TP). It manages 208 operations in North America.
Logistics Air Freight Services Its carrying 12% of the total worldwide market. They are providing services in 150 Countries.
2) Ocean Freight Services
They handle more than 2 million cubic meters of LCL (Less-Than-Container Load) freight annually across all continents
3) Road and Rail Freight Services
DHL is flexible partner for overland freight transport. They ensure reliable and efficient international transportation for all type of customer.
4) Warehousing and Distribution
DHL provides shared warehousing and distribution operations to ensure you can deliver your service promise to your customers worldwide.