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What is Logistics?

Logistics is the industry that gets everything where it needs to go. How does your meal travel from the farm to the grocery store? How do online retailers pack and ship your order? The answer is simple: logistics.

Every company employs logistics personnel. The industry may not be in the spotlight, but it’s one of the world’s biggest and most important. Every company needs experts for transportation, shipping, distribution, warehousing, and cargo handling.

What’s a career in logistics like?

Logistics offers a huge range of jobs that all present challenges and variety. The field encompasses everything from warehouse employees and truck drivers to supply analysts and international transport managers.

Most logistics companies love helping their employees grow and acquire new skills, so logistics is a career where you can take on a lot of responsibility quickly, with plentiful opportunities for advancement.

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