The Logistics handbook-A practical guide for the supply chain management of health comodities

This resource offers practical guidance in managing the supply chain, with emphasis on health comodities. The handbook is particularly useful for program managers who design, manage, and assess logistics system for health program. The document includes detailed information about the design and implementation of logistics management information systems and inventory control systems. It also covers quantification, procurement processes, as well as storage, transport and product selection. It covers the following topics:-1. Introduction to logistics2. Logistics management information systems.3. Assessing stock status.4. Maxmum-minimum inventory control systems5. Product selection.6. Quantification of health commodities.7. Health commodity procurement8. Storage and distribution9. Monitoring and evaluation of supply chains