Logistics for Coffee

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Company Background • Since the early 1900's, when Luigi Lavazza first invented the concept of the blend, the art of mixing coffee of different origins to obtain a harmonious and tasty product. Today Lavazza is the leader when it comes to quality and is the symbol of Italian espresso and Italian identity worldwide. • Expertise in selecting the best qualities of coffee directly from the countries of origin. Every year, Lavazza purchases 2.1 million bags of green coffee from 25 countries around the world. The selection and choice of coffee as a raw materials are decisive factors in the quality of Lavazza blends. This careful, painstaking process starts with an examination of the plants and their fruits. Lavazza’s attention to detail…show more content…
Marketing, finance, and logistics are all involved in the order cycle. ← The order cycle consists of four components: order transmittal, order processing, order preparation and order shipment. ← The path taken by typical order. Many people and many departments handle the order. Each handling of the order means, more time – and money – spent. ← Today, both logistics and marketing managers seek to reduce order cycle time by removing as many people and departments as possible from the process. ← Order Transmittal
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