Radical revolution in e-commerce is a business

The relationship between e-commerce and logistics

radical revolution in e-commerce is a business, core commodity transactions, and trade fair involving four areas: transfer of ownership of goods, currency paid, relevant information gets transmitted with the application, the product itself, the business flow, capital flow, information flow and logistics. In the e-commerce environment, this four part is different from the traditional. Trade flow, funds flow and information flow of the three streams are available through computer and network communications equipment. Logistics, as one of the four streams the most special, refers to the physical flow of process, specifically refers to transportation, storage, distribution, handling, storage, logistics information management and other activities. For most goods and services, logistics still have to transfer through a physical, so that logistics is very important for the realization of e-commerce. The huge impact of electronic commerce on logistics, logistics is closely related to the development and impact of e-commerce in the future.

the influence of electronic commerce on logistics

because of the close relationship between e-commerce and logistics, e-commerce revolution must have a great impact on logistics. This is omni-directional, from logistics position logistics organizational mode, then to the logistics of the operation, feature links, great changes will take place under the influence of e-commerce.

(a) status of the logistics industry is greatly increased. Logistics companies will be increasingly enhanced, because in e-commerce environment must assume a more important task: to store virtual goods to users, but also to purchase from manufacturer warehouse. Logistics company is the manufacturer of warehouse is the physical supply of users. Logistics industry becoming a social leader and coordinator of the production chain, to provide the community with a full range of logistics services. Promotion of e-commerce logistics industry to unprecedented heights, to provide unprecedented development opportunities.

(b) changes in supply chain management. Under the environment of e-commerce, supply chain integration, through its third party suppliers and retailers, the consumer Internet connected together through POS and EOS, vendors can timely and accurate sales information and customer information. At this point, the reactive method of inventory management, organized by information obtained from the production and supplies to retailers, inventory flows into "pull", sales of "zero inventory".

(c) the third-party logistics become the United States, and Japan, and Singapore, and some airlines within the European Union has already made it clear that opposition to the EU unilateral charging "carbon fee" approach to logistics industry the main forms. Third-party logistics is a logistics service supplier, buyer in addition to complete logistics service of the third party logistics operation mode. It will be under a great deal of development in electronic commerce because: (1) logistics across regions. Cross-domain and cross-regional nature of electronic commerce, its logistics activities also has a trans-regional or international character; (2) e-commerce logistics restructuring needs the development of third party logistics.

impact of e-commerce on the logistics of the operation

(a) procurement. Traditional procurement is extremely complex. Buyer to complete the search for the right supplier, test products, place orders, access delivery and freight invoices and a series of complicated work. In the e-commerce environment, the procurement process will be easy and smooth.

the Internet can reduce procurement costs. Purchasing via the Internet, can be exposed to a wider range of suppliers, thus producing a more intense competition, and on the other hand reduce the purchasing cost.

(b) distribution

1, distribution of status enhancement. Distribution in its early stages of development, development is not fast. In the era of e-commerce, B2C logistics support must be provided by distribution, logistics business will increasingly outsource B2B third party logistics, and how it is supplies and distribution system. No distribution, logistics could not be achieved.

2, distribution center business, collections of information stream and Logistics Center. Information, socialization and modernization of logistics distribution center combines three together. Business flow and logistics were operated under the instruction of information flow.

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