Logistics


Logistics is the flow of funds, goods and information between origin and consumption. Logistics involves information, material handling, production, packaging, inventory, transportation, warehousing and often security.

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Ground-breaking alliance to support the enablement of Australasian Indigenous communities

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016

  • The alliance strengthens the link between procurement and the public good agenda
  • The agreement addresses the procurement and supply education and professional development needs of Indigenous professionals and communities across Australia,...Continue reading

Successful road show from Dr Andrecka's visit

Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2016

“Do you think there are some people I should meet?”

Those were the famous last words uttered by Dr. Marta Andrecka to CIPS Global Board of Trustee member, Craig Lardner, before departing for her holiday to Australia.

What...

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Supplier Diversity in Action at the NSW event

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016

Sixty NSW CIPS Australasia members and friends attended the Supplier Diversity in Action event on Thursday, which focused on opportunities to support social enterprises procurement initiatives.

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The CIPS/Hays Salary Guide reveals procurement professionals at tactical levels earn on average 29% more if they are CIPS...

Date: Monday, May 23, 2016

The CIPS/Hays Procurement Salary Guide and Insight  2016 report benchmarks salaries and bonuses for different roles and profiles, and offers insight into career paths within procurement for permanent and interim contracts. Responses were received from the UK,...

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More targeted training and support for procurement teams in the oil and gas industry

Date: Monday, June 30, 2014

Over 90 individuals and 30 organisations involved so far

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Reverse Supply Chain / Reverse Logistics

... [A] well-managed reverse logistics system allows the company to retain contact with customers and derive valuable feedback from them (O’Connell, 2007).

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Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

Knowing the levels of available materials will allow for uninterrupted, on-schedule production, facilitating on-time delivery ... Technology enablers to achieve that...

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Warehousing and Inventory Management

Effective warehousing and inventory management requires ... selecting the most appropriate inventory management approach for the company at present and to meet future requirements (Wang...

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