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MGT 322 Saudi Electronic University What Are Logistics Discussion

MGT 322

Saudi electronic university

MGT

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firms today are becoming better focused and more specialized by outsourcing and offshoring activities that are far from their core businesses. In many cases firms decide to outsource this function in whole or in part to agents or third party logistics firms.

Using this concept of offshoring and outsourcing answer the following questions by taking any Saudi Local company or any Multinational company.

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Critical Thinking In today’s highly competitive, extremely variable and really dynamic environment, many firms are seeking solutions. Supply chain management becomes more sophisticated and the difference between what firms want to achieve and what they can do in-house continues to grow, firms begin to realize that doing the right thing becomes more interesting than doing everything. Accordingly, they are becoming better focused and more specialized by outsourcing and offshoring activities that are far from their core businesses. In many cases firms decide to outsource this function in whole or in part to agents or third party logistics firms. Using this concept of offshoring and outsourcing answer the following questions by taking any Saudi Local company or any Multinational company. Question: 1. What are Third party logistics firms? 2. Explain the motivational factors for going internationally? 3. On what ground companies choose developing countries location for offshoring? Use examples. (Mention the country and decisive factors) 4. Assess the reasons for using third party logistics service in Saudi Arabia? Using examples, Explain The Answer should be 3- 4 pages in length including the cover page and reference. The Answer must follow the Key word/ outline points below: • Outsourcing ,offshoring ,Third Party logistics • Their Main functions • Motivational Factors /Drivers • Any local example • Reasons with suitable Examples • Reference Note: You can use secondary source available on internet. Please use APA-style referencing. ...
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Question 1.What are Third-party logistics firms?
Third party logistics which is abbreviated as TPL or 3PL in supply chain management and
logistics is an organizations use of third party businesses so as to outsource the elements of its
distribution, fulfillment services and warehousing. Third-party logistics firms are organizations
whose business is centered in giving incorporated coordination administrations to unique gear
producers, exchanging organizations and retailers (Marasco, 2008). However, these coordination
administrations incorporate not restricted to warehousing, coordination arranging, transportation
(air, land, ocean), and worth included administrations, for example marking or building. Usually,
3pl organizations have their stockroom resources or vehicles only from time to time, and through
customization and total, they just match market interests of coordination benefits.
Question2.Explain the motivational factors for going internationally?
Many marketers have found international markets hostile. According to the Baker and Kynak
study less than twenty percent of firms in Texas actually carried business in international
markets. For any organization, when it achieves abilities in a certain business work inside its
home market, the organization can apply the equivalent hierarchical range of abilities to realize
deals in diverse markets to enlarge its primary concern (Dhayanidhi, Azad,& Narashima, 2011).
Moreover, working in different markets enclosures the market volatility danger budding from a
specific topography due to neighborhood factors. At last, it gives an organization an
understanding of procedures accepted worldwide for applying it across business secto...

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