The transport and logistics industry is about planning, implementing, and controlling procedures relating to the movement and storage of goods. Professionals in this industry have to make sure that: Goods are packaged correctly. All the relevant documents are in order. Goods are properly stored.
Logistics management activities typically include inbound and outbound transportation management, fleet management, warehousing, materials handling, order fulfillment, logistics network design, inventory control, supply/demand planning and management of third-party logistics services providers.