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Unformatted text preview: Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 1 The Logistics/Supply Chain Product “Logistics/Supply Chain managers are „owners‟ of the product-flow process from raw material sources to final consumers, not activity administrators.” 2 Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 Product in the Planning Triangle PLANNING ORGANIZING CONTROLLING Transport Strategy • Transport fundamentals • Transport decisions Customer service goals • The product • Logistics service • Ord. proc. & info. sys. Inventory Strategy • Forecasting • Inventory decisions • Purchasing and supply scheduling decisions • Storage fundamentals • Storage decisions Location Strategy • Location decisions • The network planning process PLANNING ORGANIZING CONTROLLING Transport Strategy • Transport fundamentals • Transport decisions Customer service goals • The product • Logistics service • Ord. proc. & info. sys. Inventory Strategy • Forecasting • Inventory decisions • Purchasing and supply scheduling decisions • Storage fundamentals • Storage decisions Location Strategy • Location decisions • The network planning process 3 Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 Impact of Product Classes on Logistics Plans and Decisions Consumer Goods Convenient Goods Shopping Goods Specialty Goods Industrial Goods 4 Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 Product Characteristics Impacts on Planning Product life cycle 80-20 rule Individual characteristics: Weight-Bulk ratio (ratio of weight to volume, density; e.g. cotton vs. steel) Value-Weight ratio (coal vs. jewelry) Substitutability (customer’s reaction when not in stock) Risk characteristics (perishability, flammability, ease of being stolen) 5 Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 Intro- duction Growth Maturity Decline Sales volume Time Product Life-Cycle Curve 6 Prof.Dr. Füsun Ülengin, 2009 Product Life Cycle...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2009 for the course LOGISTICS 20091 taught by Professor Fusunulengin during the Spring '09 term at Istanbul Technical University.

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