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Business logistics; physical distribution and materials management

James L. Heskett

Business logistics; physical distribution and materials management

by James L. Heskett

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Published by Ronald Press Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Materials management.,
  • Business logistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 765-775.

    Statement[by] James L. Heskett, Nicholas A. Glaskowsky, Jr. [and] Robert M. Ivie.
    ContributionsGlaskowsky, Nicholas A., joint author., Ivie, Robert M., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS161 .H47 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 789 p.
    Number of Pages789
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5431704M
    LC Control Number73078570

      Distribution and Logistics Management Distribution and logistics management is a critical company function. Professionals in this field play a key role in fulfilling customer demands, ordering and managing inventory, controlling inbound and outbound shipments, reducing costs, saving time, and meeting company objectives. To explain the business meaning of the latter term, we need to introduce the concept of materials management. Physical Distribution and Logistics Management ‘Physical distribution’, ‘logistics’ and ‘materials management’ are often used as alternative terms when discussing flows of materials into, through and out of an organization.

    This book is beneficial for those working with materials management processes, as well as related processes like production planning, quality management, and plant maintenance. Logistics, supply chain, and purchasing managers looking to understand the functionality and configuration of MM in SAP S/4HANA will find this book useful. Inbound logistics is one of the primary processes of logistics concentrating on purchasing and arranging the inbound movement of materials, parts, or unfinished inventory from suppliers to manufacturing or assembly plants, warehouses, or retail stores.. Outbound logistics is the process related to the storage and movement of the final product and the related information .

    Global logistics consists of materials management, and physical distribution. Select one alternative: O Distributors selection Sourcing strategy O Intermodal transportation Warehousing Reverse logistics Which of the following does not belong to four major difficulties companies can encounter in the attempt to communicate with the customer: Select one alternative: The . Logistics, distribution and materials management, also known as supply chain management, refers to the flow of products and materials from one geographical location to another.


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