The Process Perspective of Organizations

Us firms spend a total of around 1 trillionyr on

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Unformatted text preview: gement Logistics Management is concerned with: – Positioning inventory within the supply chain when and where it is required to facilitate profitable sales – Getting the right goods/services to the right place, at the right time, and under the desired condition  ­Transportation management Why Worry About Logistics?  ­ US firms spend a total of around $1 trillion/yr on logistics – Approximately 10% of GDP  ­ Firms are now looking beyond their internal operations for cost savings – Efficient operations need to be supported by effective logistics networks  ­...
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This document was uploaded on 03/17/2014 for the course COMM 399 at University of British Columbia.

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