Integrated Logistics Networks

A continuous improvement toolkit

This module helps you develop daily/weekly operational management and micro-forecasting skills. It provides you with the knowledge necessary to optimize each link in the supply chain.

Key learning includes

What an optimal network looks like
The principles of demand management
Selecting an appropriate distribution channel
The three distinct steps in demand data gathering (forecasting)
Developing the ability to employ a continuous improvement toolkit
The role that activity-based costing can play in diagnosing and improving logistics processes
How to decide upon the appropriate trade-offs between transportation, warehousing and inventory costs
Understanding the integrated channel management process that can improve both internal and external supply chain processes



Completing this module gives you one credit towards earning the LS designation.