Logistics is part of the supply chain that plans, implements, and controls the efficient and effective forward and reverse flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet customer and legal requirements. Simply put it is the; who, what, when, where, and how business transactions take place.
Five Types of Logistics:
In-bound Logistics is the process that concentrates on purchasing and arranging the inbound movement of materials, parts and or finished inventory from suppliers to manufacturing or assembly plants and warehouses.
Outbound Logistics is the process related to the storage and movement of the final from the end of the production line to the warehouse on to the end user.
Distribution Logistics would be the delivery of the finished products to the customer. It consists of order processing, warehousing, and transportation. This process takes the product from your warehouse to your customers Distribution Centers (DC).
Disposable Logistics works to reduce logistics costs and enhance service related to the disposal of excess or damaged product for produced during the operation of business.
Reverse Logistics denotes all those operations related to the 3Rís; Reuse, Recycle, Re-manufacture of products and materials. The reverse logistics process includes: the management and the sale of surpluses, returned to vendors, etc.
Backoffice Logistics will handle all of these logistical situations for you and your business in the most efficient and cost effective way. With years in the industry and experience with every logistical challenge that can occur you will rest assured that we can handle anything that comes along. We come up with real time solutions to urgent problems that allow for minimal disruption to your business.