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MISC 155 - Logistic Management (10 Days)

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MISC 155 30 October 2023 10 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MISC 155 25 December 2023 10 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Competition in both local and international markets require an excellent distribution network as a must. By the rapid change in development of information technologies, business processes are changed, as well as, customers accelerate their expectation. In order to survive in such a challenging environment, logistics and logistics management are becoming increasingly important. This course deals with procurement of raw materials, their delivery to the production environment, storage of raw material as well as finished goods, and distribution channels, which are also important activities within a supply chain.

Course Objectives

  • Responding rapidly to changes-in the market or customer orders
  • Minimizing variances in logistics service
  • Minimizing inventory to reduce costs
  • Consolidating product movement by grouping shipments
  • Maintaining high quality and engage in continuous improvement
  • Supporting the entire product life cycle and the reverse logistics supply chain

Who Should Attend?

  • Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • Distributors 
  • Retailers
  • Anyone who works in the field of transport, logistics and supply chain

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • What is logistics in supply chain management?
  • Reverse supply chains
  • What is logistics value proposition?
  • Logistics goals and strategies
  • Coordinating functions
  • Integrating the supply chain

Day 2

  • Locate in the right countries
  • Import-export strategy development 
  • Warehouse location properties 
  • Number of partners
  • State-of-the-art information systems

Day 3

  • Transportation modes and carriers
  • Standard parcel carriers 
  • Less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipments
  • Partial or full truckload freight shipments
  • Air freight 
  • Other delivery methods 
  • Intermodal shipping 

Day 4

  • Inventory management 
  • Inventory Mgt. Accuracy
  • Stocking and Re-Stocking
  • Inventory Solutions
  • Inaccuracy Reasons

Day 5

  • Inventory Turnover
  • Perfect order 
  • Inventory levels
  • Stock losses and/or damages

Day 6

  • Quality control procedures
  • Logistics KPIS and metrics
  • Shipping time
  • Order accuracy

Day 7

  • Delivery time
  • Transportation costs
  • Warehousing costs
  • Number of shipments

Day 8

  • Finance in logistics 
  • Financial administration functions
  • Budget tracking reports
  • Financial forecasts
  • Accounts payable
  • Collection of outstanding debts

Day 9

  • Gross profit
  • Cost of goods sold
  • Total logistics cost
  • Green logistics operations
  • Applications of green logistics

Day 10

  • Logistics technology
  • How technology is changing the future of logistics
  • Shipment tracking systems
  • Internet of Things (IoT) 
  • Big data
  • Logistics analytics
  • Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
  • Enhanced GPS accuracy