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Center for Logistics management, University of Nevada, Reno


About the Center for Logistics Management

Logistics professionals from Northern Nevada and the University of Nevada have created a strong partnership in a premier warehousing and distribution location in the western United States. With excellence as the objective, this combination of businessmen and educators have established the Center for Logistics Management to provide classroom study and hands-on training in distribution, manufacturing, warehousing, purchasing, and marketing. The Center for Logistics Management was founded in 1988.

What is "Logistics Management?"

According to the definition adopted by the Council of Logistics Management, "Logistics is that part of the supply chain process that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from point of origin to point of consumption in order to meet a customers' requirements."

What is "Supply Chain Management?"

Supply Chain Management is the integration of key business processes from end user through original suppliers, that provides products, services, and information that add value for customers and other stakeholders. [Global Supply Chain Forum, 1998]

Mission Statement

The mission of the Center for Logistics Management at the University of Nevada is to create and disseminate new knowledge in logistics and supply chain management, educate students and practitioners in logistics excellence, and to contribute to the effective practice of supply chain management.


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