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Logistics And Material Handling

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About This Course

Syllabus:- Logistics Management, Integrated Logistics system, Logistics Network, 3PLs and 4PLs, Ware Housing – Warehouse Layout design, Logistics Information Systems, Material Planning, Material Handling, Transportation, Inventories. References:- 1. Martin Christoper, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, FT Publishing International, 2016- 2. Ronald H. Ballou, Business Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Pearson Education, 2007- 3. Stephens, M. P & , F. E, Manufacturing Facilities Design and Material Handling, Purdue University Press, 2013- 4. Agarwal, D. K, Textbook of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Mac Millan India Ltd, 2003- 5. Chase, RB, Jacobs, FR and Aquilano, NJ, Operations Management for Competitive Advantage, Irwin Professional Pub; 2004- 6. Krishnaveni Muthiah(2009). Logistics Management and Seaborne Trade, Himalaya Publishing House, 2014

Expected Outcome:- After completing the course, the students are able to gain a fair understanding on contemporary topics in internal logistics and material handling. The course will equip the participants to deal strategically issues and challenges in internal logistics and materials handling in an organization.


Basic understanding of Operations Management

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Dr A J Joshua

Dr A J Joshua has about 28 years of work experience including 22 years in academics. He received his Doctorate in Management from Cochin Univerity of Science and Technology. Prior to his present assignment he was teaching in Manipal Institute of Management, Manipal for about 12 years. He has done his MBA from Pondicherry University and B-Tech from T K M college of Engineering. His areas of research and teaching interests are Services Marketing, Retailing, Consumer Behavior, Logistics & Supply Chain Management and Services Operations. He has presented papers in many national and international conferences and has several publications in National and International Journals. He is a Doctoral Guide and Examinar for Universities like Manipal University,Jain University, Bharathiar and Bharathidasan University.

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