Supply chain management and logistics
What's the difference?
It’s not uncommon to hear the terms “supply chain management” and “logistics” interchangeably. Perhaps this is because, from a high-level view, each culminates in the delivery of a product to the end user.
But thinking supply chain management is synonymous with logistics misses the point of all that SCM actually involves.
To bring clarity, let’s first hammer out a definition for logistics.