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May 10, 2013 0 Comments
In this post, we will explore two examples of the use of reverse logistics in order to portray just how successful the implementation of this strategy can be.
April 02, 2012 17 Comments
The bullwhip effect can be explained as an occurrence detected by the supply chain where orders sent to the manufacturer and supplier create larger variance then the sales to the end customer.
February 01, 2012 1 Comments
Organizations are stuck in a constant cycle that pushes them to improve their business in order to gain a competitive advantage. They consistently feel the stress to reduce costs, time and inventory. One way that has proven to improve an organization substantially is a supply chain process known as Lean Logistics.
November 18, 2011 0 Comments
This is Part 3 of our series on Reverse Logistics. Here we will take a look at the advantages of Reverse Logistics. There are many advantages of Reverse Logistics such as financial gains along with social and environmental benefits.
November 08, 2011 2 Comments
This is Part 2 of this series on Reverse Logistics. Here we will take a look at why Reverse Logistics is overlooked. The importance of reverse logistics is often overlooked by organisations; many organisations believe that reverse logistics is only an expense.
November 04, 2011 2 Comments
What is a supply chain network? And why are they so important for logistics and business managers? Supply chain networks allow us to look at the big picture; giving us a better understanding of the flow of materials and information.