Global Supply Chain Management And Logistics Management

1504 Words Apr 25th, 2016 7 Pages
Jaimini Patel
26th April,2016

Global Supply Chain Management means the sourcing and procurement, conversion and all logistics management activities through the planning and management of all activities. It’s also considers the co-ordination and collaboration with channel partners including suppliers, intermediaries, third-party service provides and customers across the world. Elements of the Global Supply Chain Management:
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• The second one is the warehousing: warehousing is the activities related to the receiving, storing and shipping of the materials to the start and ending of the process of production or distribution locations.
• The third one is 3PLs (third party) and 4PLs (fourth party):
3PLs logistics provides actually perform or manage one or more logistics services. A third party logistics is a buyer and supplier team with them third party provides delivery services, this third party may provide added supply chain expertise. Exhibit the straight processes of third party logistics with the third party providing moving goods from the factory to wholesaler. Third party logistics may be a specialized provide focuses for instant and mail order with the road transport or warehousing. It mails may be a multiple purpose logistics provider capable of taking entire logistics function. Logistics manager arranges transportation separately with many kind of third-party logistics providers. In a third party arrangement third party take service on logistics function and perform by itself.

In 4PLslogistics arrangement a logistics specialist take over all the entire logistics operation and subcontract some or all specific logistics functions. 4PLs express carrier act as consultant, arranges all logistics for plant,
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