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CREDIT HOURS: 3
An examination of the decisions faced by managers within the supply chain: the channels of distribution, the transportation and storage of products/services, and the communications and data processing systems, in order to minimize the total cost of these activities and satisfy the marketing requirements of the firm and its customers. Topics include: the integrated logistics & supply chain management concept, customer service, transportation, distribution centres, inventory management, materials management, packaging, purchasing, order processing and information systems, financial control, logistics organization, international logistics, reverse distribution and recycling, and the strategic logistics supply chain plan.
PREREQUISITES: COMM 2401.03