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  1. Sorting function
  2. Transaction processing system (TPS)
  3. Materials Management
  4. Application Specific software
  5. Information
  6. Disintermediation
  7. Total Cost Approach
  8. MIS and EIS examples
  9. Management information system (MIS) and Executive information system (EIS)
  10. Big data
  11. Communication system
  12. Humanitarian logistics
  13. Logistics optimization models
  14. Time utility
  15. Enterprise system examples
  16. Cost Trade-offs
  17. Big-box Retailer
  18. Office automation system examples
  19. Wireless communication
  20. Cloud Computing
  21. Data mining
  22. Logistics
  23. Place utility
  24. On-demand software (Software-as-a-service)
  25. Reverse Auction
  26. Stock-keeping units (SKUs)
  27. Logistics Information System (LIS)
  28. Economic utility
  29. Office automation system
  30. Container
  31. Radio-frequency identification (RFID)
  32. Landed costs
  33. Stockouts
  34. Transaction processing system (TPS) examples
  35. Postponement
  36. Decision support system (DSS)
  37. Possession utility
  38. Communication system examples
  39. Tailored logistics
  40. Data Warehouse
  41. Global positioning systems (GPS)
  42. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) system
  43. Marketing Channels
  44. Sustainable Products
  45. Co-Branding
  46. Electronic Procurement (e-procurement)
  47. Form utility
  48. Systems approach
  49. Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
  50. Enterprise system
  51. Transportation Management System (TMS)
  52. Warehouse Management System (WMS)
  53. Decision support system (DSS) examples
  54. Physical Distribution
  55. Simulation
  1. a Being out of an item at the same time there is a willing buyer for it
  2. b Utilize spreadsheet software and add-ins to help logisticians make complex judgments and decisions about key logistics issues at strategic, tactical, operational and collaborative levels
  3. c Refers to the value or usefulness that comes from a customer being able to take possession of a product
  4. d Changes to one logistics activity cause some costs to increase and others to decrease
  5. e A central repository for all relevant data collected by an organization
  6. f The removal of levels (Layers) from a channel of distribution
  7. g People, equipment, and procedures to gather, sort, analyze, evaluate, and distribute needed, timely, and accurate information to logistics decision makers
  8. h Each separate type of item that is accounted for in an inventory
  9. i A technique that models a real-world system, typically using mathematical equations to represent the relationships among components of the real-world system
  10. j A company's objectives can be realized by recognizing the mutual interdependence of the major functional areas of the firm, such as marketing, production, finance, and logistics.
  11. k Lets a company automate and integrate the majority of its business processes, share common data and practices across the enterprise, and produce and access information in a real-time environment
  12. l Concept that suggests that all relevant activities in moving and storing products should be considered as a whole, not individually.
  13. m A body of facts in a format suitable for decision making
  14. n Creates and maintains consistent data processing methods and an integrated database across multiple business functions
  15. o A software package that automates the process of building orders, tending loads, and tracking shipments, audits, and payments.
  16. p Logistics modules of enterprise resource planning systems
  17. q Groups of customers with similar logistical needs and wants are provided with logistics service appropriate to those needs and wants
  18. r Helps people make decisions by providing information, models, or analysis tools
  19. s The movement and storage of materials into a firm
  20. t Logistics information system (LIS)
  21. u The collection of large amounts of near real-time data collected through a variety of sources, such as sensors, smart phones, RF tags and business-to-business data exchanges
  22. v A set of institutions necessary to transfer the title to goods and to move goods from the point of production to the point of consumption and, as such, which consists of all the institutions and all the marketing activities in the marketing process
  23. w EDI; Point-of-sale systems, bar codes
  24. x Software packages that control the movement and storage of materials within a warehousing facility
  25. y Refers to software that users access on a per-use basis instead of software they own or license for installation
  26. z Converts TPS data into information for monitoring performance and managing an organization; provides executives information in a readily accessible format
  27. aa 1. Logistics is that part of the supply chain
    2. Process that plans, implements, and controls the efficient
    3. Effective forward and reverse flow and storage
    4. Of goods, services, and related information
    5. Between the point of origin and the point of consumption
    6. In order to meet customers' requirements
  28. ab The delay of value-added incentives such as assembly, production, and packaging to the latest possible time
  29. ac Price of a product at its source plus transportation costs to its destination
  30. ad Stores with large amounts of both floor space and products for sale
  31. ae Refers to an alliance that allows customers to purchase products from two or more name-brand retailers at one store location
  32. af Refers to a product's being in a form that can be used by the customer and is of value of the customer
  33. ag Computer-to-computer transmission of business data in a structured format
  34. ah Use satellites that allow companies to compute vehicle positions, velocity, and time
  35. ai Refers to software that has been developed for managers to deal with specific logistics functions or activities
  36. aj Provides effective ways to process personal and organizational business data, to perform calculations, and to create documents
  37. ak Having products available when they are needed by customers
  38. al Virtual meetings via computer technology
  39. am The process and systems involved in mobilizing people, resources, skills, and knowledge to help people who have been affected by either a natural or human-made disaster
  40. an Storage of finished product and movement to the customers
  41. ao Refers to products that meet present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs
  42. ap Refers to communication without cables and cords, and includes infrared, microwave, and radio transmissions
  43. aq Worldwide public cloud services market - where software, services, or information are shared via the Internet without the users having control over the technology infrastructure
  44. ar Collects and stores information about transactions; controls some aspects of transactions
  45. as Bridges the discrepancy between the assortment of goods and services generated by the producer and the assortment demanded by the customer
  46. at Having products available where they are needed by customers
  47. au Utilizes sophisticated quantitative techniques to find hidden patterns in large volumes of data
  48. av A buyer invites bids from multiple sellers, and the seller with the lowest bid is often awarded the business
  49. aw Simulation, data mining
  50. ax Refers to the value or usefulness of a product in fulfilling customer needs and wants
  51. ay The use of radio frequency to identify objects that have been implanted with an RFID tag.
  52. az Spreadsheet applications to calculate optimal order quantities
  53. ba Uses the internet to make it easier, faster, and less expensive for an organization to purchase goods and services
  54. bb Helps people work together by interacting and sharing information in many different forms
  55. bc A uniform sealed reusable metal "box" in which goods are shipped