MAINTENANCE OF MATERIALS AND LOGISTICS, ITS IMPORTANCE IN AN ORGANIZATION SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CONCEPT Materials and machines used in the organizations work to their full capacities at the initial period of purchase but after sometime wear and tear begin to take place, the machines become weaker leading to decrease production or functioning. With regular and proper maintenance and possible repair when necessary these machines and logistics can functioning almost as new or little less. Maintenance
Introduction: Logistics have a lot of different services that relate to different business trade. Every subsystem logistics have a lot of functions that can improve it. In addition, subsystem logistics is group of interconnected and interactive parts that performs an important job or task as a component of a larger system. Also, in logistics subsystem people should always try and have a strong subsystem in place so that they can get all the things you need to done quicker. However
1.0 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN CONSTRUCTION LOGISTICS Given the short-comings in the current practice of logistics in the construction industry, the importance of information and communication technology (ICT) to achieve improved logistics process cannot be over emphasized. From materials or equipment tracking to operation simulation, ICT will improve adequate information flow, efficient delivery, prevent damage and theft and enhance the productivity of construction process and its participants. There
I. Introduction Logistics is the process of managing the movement and storage of goods and related information from the source to the final consumer and also reverse logistics involved in providing effective and efficient manner (Green Logistic, 2015). Nowadays, all people are aware about the environmental issues that caused by logistics activities, that’s way the firm should pay attention to find the solution due to the logistics activities is regarded as a business that consume high of energy and
production and distribution of wealth. The emergence and rapid development of international logistics systems (ILS) is a manifestation of globalization, a process most directly affecting the world economy and the economic activity of international companies. The subject of this research paper is economic, managerial and organizational relations connected with the formation, operation and optimization of logistics systems in the foreign
Logistics is a critical element of emergency response plans to make sure the accessibility of the required goods and services in the right place at the right time and in the required quantities. In simple; Logistics = Supply + Materials management + Distribution However, Logistics planning entails information and data regarding topography, social, governmental, and physical characteristics of the area. Logistics system is defined by UNDP in 1993, as; “To deliver the appropriate supplies, in good
analyzed and interpreted in sub-sections 4.9a to 4.9o. 4.9a Reverse Logistics Costs : Factor - ' Top Management Commitment '. Table 4.9a. Reverse Logistics Costs: Factor - ' Top Management Commitment '. a Level of Importance. Not at all Important Least Important Somewhat Important Important Highly Important Total No. of Respondents 0 0 7 197 64 268 % Respondents 0.0 0.0 2.6 73.5 23.9 100.0 Note. a Level of Importance : Not at all Important to Highly Important.
penetration of e-commerce, logistics support for the e-commerce companies will be a key parameter. The e-commerce from the very beginning has been impacting the logistics in the way it has always worked. From the traditional way which was mainly focused on selling point of view, the logistics has now changed to customer focused.
“Reverse Logistics Network Modelling” is used for an effective recycling process. There are two basic stages in the recycle process: i. Collection ii. Re-processing Environmental concern, cost reduction and waste disposal legislation are the underlying motivation for recycling of products. In the case of food products, the packets can be recycled if it is made of plastics. In case of beverages, the bottles are returned to the parent manufacturer, where the recycling process
Another way would be to perform logistics activities in a connected supply chain. To avoid costs of inefficient supply chain arrangements, the company has to create informational and operational processes necessary to carry out orders, receipts, payments and shipments. The system in place in relation to logistics should keep records and be able to meet the demands of a constantly changing business environment. Through this integration of supply chain with logistics goods and services of the company