I have been involved with supply chains since 1989 and ended up being a senior leader within a global
Business . Supply chain can be very complex however in simple terms . Some orders something , that orders is made it or assembled , delivered to the customer , proof of delivery is important . What alot of people don’t comprehend is reverse logistics which can be even more difficult than the original deliver . As vehicles,fuel, drivers and warehouse staff., are a large part of a logistics budget efficiencies in these areas can have a massive impact on profitability . With ever interest in green activities there is a lot of legislation on vehicle types fuels . Managing a fleet of vehicles requires a CPC holder . This is the certificate of competence either a national or international . Covers all aspect of legal requirements drivers hours and so on.. So next time you open a tin of beans just think how that got in your hand ….