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Gartner Glossary

Logistics

The management of a complex set of tasks that encompasses the physical flow of materials and products from source to final destination. This can include processes such as inbound and outbound transport management, warehousing, fulfillment, value-added services and the management of international cross-border logistics — for example, import, export and customs.

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