Distribution Management: Definition, Advantages & Strategies
Management of distribution has always been a problem for businesses. Raw materials may be delivered too soon and degrade before being used. A competitor may also capture the majority of the market share if finished goods arrive too late.
The need of effective distribution led to the integration of sub-discipline practises into the supply chain and inventory management. Overall, effective distribution requires a solid distribution management strategy supported by real-time information because it incorporates numerous moving components and methodologies.