Logistics Management

Launched May 2020 Updated May 2020 3 lectures
Dr. Darren Prokop
University of Alaska Anchorage, USA

Logistics Management is the process of strategically managing the procurement, movement, and storage of materials, parts, and finished inventory (and the related information flows) through the organization and its marketing channels, in such a way that current and future profitability are maximized through the cost-effective fulfillment of orders. The talks... read morein this series serve as an introduction to this complex area and provide a brief overview of the major topics that comprise Logistics Management, such as supply chain management, transport, sustainability, costs and budgeting, personnel, and decision making.