As a division of supply chain segment, transportation is the only way to meet customers instant gratification and it’s needed to be calculated well for the same-day delivery, which enables the core operations function in an effective way.
Quantity, pallets, movements are relative key words in transportation management. A good transportation management can help removing the unnecessary shipping expenses and others resource outputs. On the other hand, time management has been improved somehow, because customers may consider deliver time is a partial of customer service and is very important.
While not each product can be distributed by ship, bu bus or by plane etc..Just because of its distance, price and product itself attribute(eg: fresh products). In another words, when products are shipped, they are supposed to be put in a suitable,cheaper, safety and faster channel. However, optimized routing can save time and money.