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Fall+2011+M412+Class16 - M412 Physical Distribution and...

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M412 Physical Distribution and Logistics Management Prof. Mark Frohlich mfrohlic@iupui.edu Office BS 4042
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Today’s Class Chapter 10: Managing the Flow of the Supply Chain (Part 3 of 3)
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Critical applications include the following: Routing and scheduling - proper planning of delivery routes has major impact on customer satisfaction and performance Load planning - effective preparation of safe, efficient deliveries Load tendering Status tracking Appointment scheduling Transportation Management Systems (TMS)
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Transportation Performance
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Firms choose between “make” or “buy” Private fleets “make” Commercial carriers “buy” External experts move the freight and/or manage the transportation process “buy” Third-party logistics (3PL) “buy” Decision to Outsource Transportation
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International Distribution Shipping Options Landbridge Minilandbridge All-water R a i l Rail Microbridge Truck/rail Landbridge All-water Source: Adapted from David L. Anderson, “International Logistics Strategies for the Eighties,”
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