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Focus on Logistics Management to Identify the Benefits and Cautions of Logistics Outsourcing

Published: 20 June 2016

ID: G00297672

Analyst(s): David Gonzalez


The meaning of logistics management often differs by company and is open to interpretation. This research sets out Gartner's definition of logistics management and provides logistics leaders with insight into the benefits and cautions associated with outsourcing this activity.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Define the Span of Control of Your Logistics Organization
  • Establish the Value Drivers Associated With Each Logistics Management Activity
  • Use a Risk Register to Avoid Outsourcing Logistics Management Beyond the Point of No Return

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