Logistics and Supply Chain Management is one of the most popular best practices used to reduce costs and improve service to customers. Logistics and scm is full of buzzwords and evolution of this discipline is not pretty clear. For example, who coins the term “Supply Chain Management” or “Lean Manufacturing”.
Various literature about logistics and scm including, journal articles, websites, Wikipedia and books has been gathered. The purpose is to determine how logistics and scm takes shape, resulting in the following timeline Infographic.
Source: SCM Operations