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Outsourcing Reverse Logistics

Outsourcing Reverse Logistics is a recent article posted Modern Materials Handling.com that has an interview with Tim Konrad of GENCO (my former employer) – it’s a niche for GENCO that it has been rather good at exploiting . He notes the following key points concerning reverse logistics as practiced by a 3PL:

Do it in volume

Establish vendor agreements

Implement a software package

Receive, inspect and dispose

Reconciliation

If you wanted to know what happens to a product that you returned for whatever reason:

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Category: 3PL, Logistics, Supply Chain Management

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3 Responses

  1. Nice ! Outsourcing is the Up growing industry…

  2. outsourcing says:

    “Nice ! Outsourcing is the Up growing industry” – Yes I second that :)

  3. Brian Eddy says:

    Reverse Logistics operations are labor-intensive
    despite the variety of software pacakges out there to streamline the process.

    Reverse Logistics is getting out of the back room, and into the board room.

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