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Supply Chain Management and its Drivers:

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Abstract: The logistical drivers are facilities, inventory, and transportation. Inventory denotes all raw materials, WIP, and finished goods in a supply chain. On the other hand, transportation involves moving inventory from point to point. Information is data about facilities, inventory, transportation, costs, prices and customers throughout the supply chain, also gives shipping option to managers. Pricing drivers determine the …

A white paper about third party supply chain risk:

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  Welcome to www.schain24.com  supply chain management white papers ! The third party supply chain risk as a result of outsourcing different operations is of authentic concern to supply chains. But it’s the subsequent loss of control over the coordination of activities across the multi-tier supply chain that is engendering the most risk and chaos …

About Logistics: A macro view point

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Abstract    Logistical   operational   responsibilities   include   delivery of goods between suppliers, transporters  and company users /customers.  For instance, we can say that in the apparel supply chain of Bangladesh,  we usually see that inbound goods come to manufacturing facility  by the transporters and warehouse assistants  receive the cargo, which is provided according to suitable lot size using suitable containers by sea or by air according to urgency of manufacturing needs to fulfill customer requests. Finished  goods are loaded to containers per customer request in suitable lot sizes, so that buyer can collect and market  the goods in an organized and suitable way.A macro view of logistics Logistical management function may entail  some more steps, i.e., locating potential suppliers, determining their accessibility in terms of business production,  and forming relationships. If the business operation is size-ably voluminous enough to outsource online operation logistics, in that case the business has to sync their platform with the third party partner. As we know, in a supply chain management,  logistics and transportation are intertwined. For  e-commerce companies,  chat-bots  can be employed to avail customers with fundamental  queries such as tracking a shipment. Keywords: Supply  chain management(SCM), Logistics, suppliers, transporters etc. Introduction: The term logistics refers …

Letter of Credit and blockchain technology in a Supply Chain

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Abstract: A letter of credit(LC) is also named a documentary credit(DC) in the globalized international trade.In recent times blockchain technology is utilized by banks regarding formulation of letter of credit. The ICC regulates the market practices (Documentary Credit 600) in this regard.These include the advising bank that will give the documentary credit to the beneficiary …

Logistics Companies and Selecting a good Logistic service provider:

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Abstract   Procurement and logistics includes market research, necessary planning, procurement decision, logistics service provider evaluation, order control etc. Main thing in advanced logistics is planning of distribution logistics.It is on time delivery of products to the end user. And it is very important to choose a good logistic service provider for any company either …

Cycle View of a Supply Chain

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Abstract Not only manufacturers and suppliers, but additionally conveyors, retailers, warehouses and customers themselves are included in the supply chain.A typical Supply Chain includes a variety of stages including customers, retailers, distributors, manufacturers, component suppliers.Cycle View of Supply Chain is subsidiary to make operational decisions as role of each member of Supply Chain is defined.It’s …

Zara, a case of a retailing organization: Supply chain related issues analyzed

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Abstract: The retailing organization Zara has suppliers from about 50 countries. Zara is called “Fast fashion” in a segment of the market. Following things in Zara’s ICT try to seamlessly coordinate between organizations and enhance supply chain integration. The organization’s technology improves operational responsiveness to customer, at the same time reduces cost. her main strategy …