Chapter Ten

Logistics Solutions

What is logistics actually, and why is it important? When you search the word logistics, you get the following definition: Logistics is the management of the flow of goods, information, and other resources in a repair cycle between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet the requirements of customers.

This means that an optimum relationship exists among the need, the availability, and the delivery of goods or a service from the point of origin to the final destination. The idea is also to avoid excess availability of any such goods or service anywhere in the process or logistical chain.

In layman's terms, logistics means that when you buy the last tomato at a farm stand, a new tomato ...

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