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Logistics and Supply Chain Differences

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Did you know that logistics and supply chain actually have different meanings? Tech Target said, “Although the terms logistics and supply chain management are often used interchangeably, when it comes to software, logistics generally focuses on a more narrow area of the supply chain, such as transportation, warehousing and other closely related functions.” Though they are different, logistics and supply chain overlap quite a bit. They encompass a wide range of important functions and are working toward the same goals of visibility and efficiency.

What is the difference between logistics and supply chain management?

Logistics is part of supply chain management, but the two terms are often used synonymously. Here is a quick explanation of how these two are different.

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