Logistics Process management

Course Overview

Logistics management is a supply chain management component that is used to meet customer demands through the planning, control and implementation of the effective movement and storage of related information, goods and services from origin to destination. Logistics management helps companies reduce expenses and enhance customer service.

Good process management provides transparency and clarity in the design, management and continuous improvement of business processes. The development of logistic processes along the entire supply chain is highly valued. Process management is focused in the areas of design, planning, procurement, (source), the production (make) and the distribution (deliver) logistics.

By adhering to customer needs and industry standards, logistics management facilitates process strategy, planning and implementation.

Course Objectives

The course aims at familiarizing the participants on

  • Selecting appropriate vendors with the ability to provide transportation facilities
  • Choosing the most effective routes for transportation
  • Discovering the most competent delivery method
  • Using software and IT resources to proficiently handle related processes

Course Content

Planning logistics 

Ensures integrated planning across all process areas from our customers to our suppliers.

Procurement logistics 

Ensure that materials are ordered frequently from our supply partners and forwarded to our plants on time.

 Production logistics

Responsible for configuring the material flows within the plants and providing the production and assembly lines with the right materials is the

 Distribution logistics 

Responsible for keeping our promise to the customer regarding delivery performance, quality and cost. In terms of delivery performance, we ensure direct, on time delivery to the automotive manufacturer's assembly line.

 Warehouses 

Ensures continuous material availability and a good delivery performance, with reliable and cost effective handling.

The transport logistics 

Guarantees smooth and safe transport. Our goal is to keep costs and environmental pollution as low as possible.

Course Methodology

The training is going to be highly interactive combination of lectures, group discussions, questionnaires, individual reflections, role plays, simulations and videos.

Target Audience

Warehouse managers, assistant managers and supervisors.

Duration

2 days (08:30–14:30) with appropriate breaks for tea/refreshments and lunch.

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