3PL providers defined
Logistics (operation research)
-(Council of Logistics Management (CLM)) 1998 Logistics is the process of planning, implementing and controlling the efficient, cost-effective flow and storage of raw materials, in-process inventory, finished goods and related information from point of origin to point of consumption for the purpose of conforming to customer requirements.
-1998Logistics is the part of the supply chain process that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption in order to meet customers requirements.
Ronald H. Ballou Business Logistics Management 1999 (production) (marketing)
John J. Coyle Transportation 2000Logistics (supply chain management)
So, what is logistics?
What is logistics?We asked a number of 3PL providers how they defined the term of logistics.
Logistics - Pilot Air FreightFor Pennsylvania-based Pilot Air Freight, the definition is simple and straightforwardWe define logistics as problem-solving. We work with each customer individually to design solutions to meet their unique requirements. No two customers are alike, and what may work for one customer, may not work for another.
Logistics - GATX LogisticsGATX LogisticsLogistics is the process of strategically managing the movement and management of materials, products and related information from any point in the manufacturing process to the consumer market, with a provision for a reverse flow to handle returns.
Logistics - RMX Global Logistics All functions and services required move goods through the supply chain, from raw product to finished goods." RMX Global Logistics
Logistics - Daylight TransportDaylight Transport The process of integrating the transportation of material or product into a customers supply chain or order cycle to effect lower inventory carrying costs and overall cost reduction while placing the product or material at destination on schedule.
Logistics - Standard CorporationStandard Corporation In todays world, moving products is only part of the total logistics picture. Collecting, processing, storing and turning information into knowledge in sync with a customers overall business strategy is just as important.
Logistics - Pegasus TransAirPegasus TransAirLogistics is the planning and management or orchestration of the critical details necessary to produce an enhanced value of the products offered by our customers.
Logistics - ABX USA LogisticsABX USA LogisticsLogistics is an ever increasing and expanding job. It is no longer moving goods from one point to another. It now encompasses an expanding and increasingly more important number of roles. Now just in time is no longer just an inventory-related philosophy, we now have to think in terms of supply chain management, global route negotiations, instant, paperless communications, and all sorts of new management techniques.
Logistics - National air CargoNational air CargoWhat do you have to move from point A to point B, how fast do you need it there, and how much can you spend to have your mission completed?
()   , Final Frontier .. Peter DruckerLogistics-
Business Logistics Management7-RsRight CommodityRight TimeRight PriceRight QualityRight PlaceRight QuantityRight Impression.7 Rs Methode (E.W.Smykay)