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TLMT201 - Retail Transportation

 

Students in this course are introduced to the area of transportation within the logistics field to include its nature, scope, and processes. An examination of the management functions and the interrelationships among the components of operational logistics is provided. Students receive a familiarization of transportation functions within the retail industry. The various aspects of transportation are addressed within the retail supply chain to include modes of transportation, international logistics, import/export, regulations, customer management (selection and negotiating), warehousing and inventory management, and technology. A practitioner approach is used to explore and examine processes, strategies, best practices, issues and trends in retail transportation. This course is for those seeking retail opportunities in transportation management and supervisory opportunities.

 

Prerequisites

N/A

Corequisites

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Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: A Practical Guide to Transportation and Logistics, 3rd Ed-E-book links provided inside the classroom.
ISBN: 9780970811516
Publication Info: Logistics Network
Author: Stroh, M
Unit Cost: $42.29
Electronic ISBN: 0970811519
Electronic Unit Cost: $19.98

Book Title: Supply Chain Management in the Retail Industry-E-book links provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9780471723196
Publication Info: Wiley
Author: Hugos, M
Unit Cost: $98.13
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: $20.97