Transportation and Distribution Planning

Transportation and Distribution Planning Course Description Effective planning of transportation and distribution networks has become more complex. This is driven by increasing customer requirements, expansion of global sourcing, security and regulatory requirements, volatile fuel costs, etc. This course is focused on understanding the strategic and tactical principles, practices, and tools required to address the cost, service, capacity, and carbon emissions tradeoffs in domestic and international transportation. Who Should Attend Executives and managers who want to learn about designing and operating best-in-class transportation and distribution for their supply chain, supply chain engineers and analysts, industrial engineers and systems analysts, supply chain and logistics consultants, transportation managers and engineers, and operations managers of traffic, transportation or warehousing How You Will Benefit Develop transportation and distribution strategies to support business strategies Understand basic transportation physics throughout the supply chain Optimize last mile and long haul transportation planning Design supply chain networks to optimize transportation costs and service Determine how to optimize routes and schedules Better manage total transportation...
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