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The Basics of Logistics

During this course, you will gain knowledge and skills about the world of logistics, logistics service, and logistics centers. You will learn its definition, history, and stages of development. You will learn the main functions, principles, and classifications of logistics. The lessons of this course will provide complete information about logistics systems, costs, and accounting. We will discuss logistics topics in purchasing, production, distribution, transport, and storage. You will also learn about stocks in the logistics system: meaning, functions, management, and use. 

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Course Goal

  • Recognize effective management of logistics activities
  • Understand how to conduct corporate procurement logistics activities
  • Learn what logistics companies do and what operations and functions they perform
  • Recognize how to distribute and control the use of production and technological resources
  • Understand the organization of the provision of resources based on logistics concepts

Who This Training Is For

  • All SAP professionals
  • Consultants
  • End users
  • Project Managers
  • Project team members


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Yoann Bierling

International SAP Project Manager

4.5 Instructor Rating

Yoann is an international consultant helping businesses implementing their global projects, facilitating exchanges between various cultures, specialties, streams, and technologies. He thrives in designing, improving, adapting, innovating, and making solutions work, to satisfy clients. Yoann has worked for more than 10 years in international business development, global supply chain perfection, financial optimization, SAP ERP project deployment, and Web-based business support, in roles from data analyst to international project manager. He has made business transformation possible in various industries, such as logistics, cosmetics, consumer goods, beauty care, or fashion, in many countries around the globe.

During his various experiences, either as an international Logistics consultant, an international SAP consultant, or an international content creator, he had the opportunity to help other businesses grow and many users to skill up and reach new career goals. His professional SAP experience includes: Being a central data analyst and Subject Matter Expert on many SAP data objects: Manufacturing, Material Master, Sales and Distribution, Production Planning, Inventory, and EH&S, for worldwide rollouts of a global Cosmetics market leader, Being a central business analyst for Sales Order during a data migration project at a leading coffee business, Being a Master Data expert consultant for a world-leading Cosmetics brand, during their corporate SAP merger, Being an SAP Project Manager for a world-leading Cosmetics company on several rollouts during their European migration to SAP, Being a central Data Cleansing coordinator for a global fashion corporation.

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What’s included

  • Language: English
  • Level: Beginner
  • Duration: 1.0 Hrs
  • Type: Overview
  • Releases:
  • Category: Logistics

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