Lean Defined: What is Waste? (In Logistics)

LeanCor

In Logistics). While much has been studied about these wastes in a manufacturing environment, relatively little is mentioned of the wastes in logistics. Logistics wastes are just as prevalent as any other functional area of the firm though they are not always as visible, given the scope of logistics activity. The most commonly held trade-off in logistics is that between the level of service offered to customers and the cost incurred in providing that service.

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Inbound Logistics’ 2010 Summer Reading Guide

Inbound Logistics

Recent books shed light on various aspects of supply chain, logistics, and transportation management

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Inbound Logistics’ 2010 Summer Reading Guide

Inbound Logistics

Recent books shed light on various aspects of supply chain, logistics, and transportation management

Who said supply chains are boring?: The D.W. Morgan ?Last Mile.

Supply Chains Rock

Wednesday, November 03, 2010. DW Morgan is making exactly that possible for 4 talented seniors by sponsoring a scholarship for students interested in supply chain, logistics and transportation management. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring?

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Gary Smith new Executive VP.

Supply Chains Rock

Friday, November 26, 2010. I had the pleasure of working with Gary for around five years, most recently handling the communications around the acquisition of IBMs logistics business by Geodis exactly two years ago next week. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring?

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Thinking End to End on.

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, October 18, 2010. Local equals less shipping, sorry logistics guys. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Early Christmas Gift

Supply Chains Rock

Friday, December 17, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Good-Night "Eddy" Miller

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, June 28, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Vintage IBM Logistics

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, January 26, 2010. Vintage IBM Logistics. Computers and logistics nowadays being a part of each other too. Glasgow Logistics. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Ed Miller, 61 Dies, cPDM Pioneer

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, June 07, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Finally, Gap Inc. gets.

Supply Chains Rock

Sunday, August 15, 2010. Granted it took a few years and several blog posts of me complaining, but finally Gap Inc has partnered with a global logistics company to ship its clothing lines from Banana Republic, Gap and Old Navy to 50 countries worldwide, with more coming soon. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring?

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Who said supply chains are boring?: New Supply Chain Ads from IBM

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, August 31, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply Chain Jam

Supply Chains Rock

Monday, May 10, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Steve Jobs on FoxConn

Supply Chains Rock

Wednesday, June 02, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Chameleon Billboard Teaches about Smarter Supply Chains

Supply Chains Rock

Sunday, April 11, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: IBM Goes Greener for Earth Day

Supply Chains Rock

Wednesday, April 21, 2010. Glad to have found this on Inbound Logistic's Blogosphere. Second off, after searching for how companies in logistics celebrated their Earth Day, I was excited to see IBMs initatives here. Have you gotten any other feedback on how other logistics companies are becoming sustainable? About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring?

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Mission Impossible

Supply Chains Rock

Tuesday, March 16, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Goodbye Manfacturing.

Supply Chains Rock

Thursday, January 07, 2010. About.com - Martins Logistics Blog. EU Logistics Hub Blog. Latin American Logistics. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Incoterms 2010 the Right Way - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

Incoterms 2010 the Right Way. The current version is Incoterms 2010. Incoterms is the important elements for logistics and supply chain management but its not very widely discussed in both academic and trade publication. The purpose of this article is to show factors you should take into account so you can use incoterms 2010 the right way. NAVIGATE. Basics. Case Studies. Graphics. All Posts. About. Copyright. Privacy. Blogroll.

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Cutting Costs From Your Logistics Budget

Inbound Logistics

Nathan Pieri of Management Dynamics provides tips for reducing logistics costs through improved supply chain management

Using Social Networking for Logistics

Inbound Logistics

Tim Richards of States Logistics Services offers advice on using Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and other social networking sites to enhance your supply chain

Freight Forwarders: The Vital Link in Logistics Communication

Inbound Logistics

A professional freight forwarder that represents the interests of all supply chain participants can serve as the missing link in supply chain communication

Cutting Costs From Your Logistics Budget

Inbound Logistics

Nathan Pieri of Management Dynamics provides tips for reducing logistics costs through improved supply chain management

Great Logistics Sites: Supply Chain Central

Inbound Logistics

Here is a look at the attributes that rank high on the list for any company seeking a location for supply chain activities

Great Logistics Sites: Supply Chain Central

Inbound Logistics

Here is a look at the attributes that rank high on the list for any company seeking a location for supply chain activities

Using Social Networking for Logistics

Inbound Logistics

Tim Richards of States Logistics Services offers advice on using Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and other social networking sites to enhance your supply chain

Freight Forwarders: The Vital Link in Logistics Communication

Inbound Logistics

A professional freight forwarder that represents the interests of all supply chain participants can serve as the missing link in supply chain communication

Sustainable Procurement Leaders

EcoVadis

19/05/2010: Interview with Luca Guzzabocca, head of Logistics Costs and Supply Chain Management at GRUPPO MONTEPASCHI. Regarding our organization, we have included three dedicated resources to manage all aspects related to Sustainable Supply Chain Management, and we also provided training and awareness to all Procurement and Logistics staff (418 hours overall). 1) Why is Sustainable Procurement important for GRUPPO MONTEPASCHI?

Managing a Customer-Driven Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Logistics providers who work to understand shippers' needs help create customer service success, as illustrated by case studies involving Pep Boys, McCain Foods, and USG Corporation

Managing a Customer-Driven Supply Chain

Inbound Logistics

Logistics providers who work to understand shippers' needs help create customer service success, as illustrated by case studies involving Pep Boys, McCain Foods, and USG Corporation

Gemma Fillmore: Supply Chain Advocate

Inbound Logistics

To improve supply chain performance at Medco Health Solutions, Gemma Fillmore focuses on getting C-level executives to give logistics issues the attention they deserve

Gemma Fillmore: Supply Chain Advocate

Inbound Logistics

To improve supply chain performance at Medco Health Solutions, Gemma Fillmore focuses on getting C-level executives to give logistics issues the attention they deserve

What’s the Difference?

Inbound Logistics

Industry experts explain the source of some common misperceptions regarding supply chain and logistics lexicon

What’s the Difference?

Inbound Logistics

Industry experts explain the source of some common misperceptions regarding supply chain and logistics lexicon

On the Road | Introduction: Off the Beaten Path

Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics Senior Writer Joseph O'Reilly's supply chain travelogue details a year spent visiting logistics and transportation sites and businesses around the country