Rohit Dubey

What are the areas to be served in the Logistics and supply chain Industry?

1 answer

RE: What are the areas to be served in the Logistics and supply chain Industry?

Surabhi Dewra
Surabhi Dewra
Verified Career Expert
Hiring for wordpress developer / HR managers / Operations/ content
  • New Delhi

All the product based industries or organizations have their business somewhat relied on inventory or any storage based area which can work as a warehouse. So having Logistics and supply chain division will help you to get ready with the uniform flow of all the goods and materials with proper supervision and organized management in order to deliver them on time and without any time lag. The Logistics unit of organization mostly interacts within in order to create out a complete process and hence leading to a cumulative circle of supply and delivery, hence full filling the needs of one department to another.

Due to the various application and high importance the supply chain management industry puts its feet in many ways. The organizational standards for the supply chain management include in each and every section and hence making an important sector to be used with all the other areas of the existing industrial zones. The some of the major applications of the logistics unit in an organization and the whole economic system can be increased in globalization and product reach internationally, achievement of collaboration in order to reduce cost, increase in cross-border sourcing as well as create a common platform in order to implement resource sharing and increasing the efficiency and optimal cost of utilization of resources and hence resulting in the best outcomes.

Know about: ILAM - A Leading Institute in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Due to these super wide applications and high demand, there are most of the areas that are always covered in this sector and can be covered as per the organizational creation and standardization of the infrastructure of an organization. There are a number of areas that needed to be looked forward in the supply chain management system. Literally, the whole framework of supply chain and logistics is based on the strategy to meet up with the demand and supply cause. This is all done within checking of the following departments in mind.

Among the various areas, served under Logistics and supply chain, Planning and control are considered to be the top on the list. This area deals with the strategies and the ideas in order to create better arrangements for the delivery and receiving the shipments without any error. This leads to better standards of work division and hence leading to effective planning of arrival of shipments. This all is collectively used as the backbone of the industry.


Work structure and work planning is also an important section in this industry. In work structures, the ideas of creating better management in order to organize each and every product well in the facility or warehouse and hence leading to the most important role of the organization. Work structure also helps to divide the required work among every worker in order to everyone has some adequate work to do and no one has to do more than that which creates a mutual ground of understanding of compartmentalization among the working standards and efficiency is increased.

Product flow facility also considered being one of the areas in the logistics unit. In this area, the overwatch of all the products whether arrived shipments or deliverable shipments both are taken in context and are prepared well in order to make then presentable and making them good in order to make them available in the desired section. This is all done in order to make them good and take precautions so that no damage is done to them.

Management methods like putting the right products in the right part of the warehouse, and in order to of their availability. As well as it deals with the management of the warehouse or the inventory depending on the size and operations. This area is considered to be one of the greatest, due to its operational importance in the system and plays a key role in order to maintain and functioning of the warehouse.

Know more about the Courses: BBA, MBA, PGD, Dipoma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from ILAM

Power and leadership structure and Risk and reward system both are the two other important parts of the working of the logistics division. These involve the human management as well as resource consumption of the inventory and hence works in order to reduce the cost of that and plan it in such a way so that optimal cost is done. Also, the idea here is to never reduce the quality or any type of compromise with risk. The factor of risk is always canceled out in the paradigms taken in this context. These are all the few areas in the Logistics and Supply chain department.

RE: What are the areas to be served in the Logistics and supply chain Industry?

This topic is now closed. New replies are no longer allowed.
Latest Answers

Hi sneha, can u recommend some professional related to career counselling

  I am extremely eye-catching, chatty, and brilliant lady with significantly eye-catching characteristics, you will never find out in other alwar .. READ MORE

Difference between sponsored and non sponsored candidate for admission in NPTI?

What is sponsored candidate meaning?   Sponsored Candidate means the candidate having minimum of two years of full time work experience counted a .. READ MORE

Minimum age limit to attend 10th class exam?

what is the minimum age for 10th class ?   As per the guidlines of central board of secondary education (CBSE) the minimum age to appear in the 1 .. READ MORE

How to become a doctor after completing BSc Nursing degree?

What are medical courses after BSc nursing Nursing One of the most well-respected vocations on the planet is that of a nurse. They play an essential .. READ MORE
Most Popular

What is the scope in doing economics hons and also the career jobs related to it?

Economics Honours Scope Economics (Hons.) has recently received a lot of traction among recruiters. Students with a bachelor's degree have several job .. READ MORE

How to become a doctor after completing BSc Nursing degree?

What are medical courses after BSc nursing Nursing One of the most well-respected vocations on the planet is that of a nurse. They play an essential .. READ MORE

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

How To JOIN INDIAN NAVY AFTER 12TH Candidates who want jobs in the Indian Navy must have passed the Matriculation Examination. It means these vacanci .. READ MORE

How is the typical day of an Indian Forest Service Officer?

Indian forest service officer life Indian Forest Service The Indian Forest Service is one of the government of India's three all-India agencies and on .. READ MORE
Caching Date: 12/7/2021 5:04:57 AM