Operadores logísticos Madrid

Operador logístico en Madrid

Operador logístico Madrid

Logistics operators:What are they and what is their function?
What do logistics operators do? What are the types of logistics operators?

Logistics operator in Madrid

Terra Logistika is your logistics operator in Madrid, it is the logistics operator partner of your company from Madrid to the world.

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Terra Logistika is a Madrid logistics company specialized in picking, storage, traceability, promotional logistics, warehouse services with the best service that a logistics operator can offer. 

¿Qué es un operador logístico?

A logistics operator is a company technically specialized in the management of the processes included in the supply chain. Depending on the logistics operator and its services, the company can manage part or all of the processes included in the supply chain. Some of these main tasks and functions of logistics operators are storage, inventory management, transportation, and the distribution and generation of reports through an information system. Currently, logistics operators offer an advanced logistics service by offering an online information system for tracking products and merchandise both internally in the logistics operator company and for its customers.

What are the main characteristics of a logistics operator?

The main characteristics of a logistics operator can be defined according to the degree or level of services provided, its level of technology, its geographical coverage and its specialization.

Main characteristics of logistics operators

·      Nivel de integración de los servicios prestados

One of the main characteristics of a logistics operator is the degree or level of services provided in terms of its scope in the coverage of services within the supply chain. A logistics operator can occupy part, several parts or the entire supply chain. This characteristic may depend on the services that the logistics operator can offer or on the service specifically contracted by the client.

·     Technological level of a logistics operator

The level of technology used by a logistics operator is measured according to its level of technology in terms of its information systems, technology applied in the supply chain, degree of technological innovation in inventory methods and its interaction with the technologies used by its outsourced companies.

·     Geographic coverage of a logistics operator

The geographical coverage of a logistics operator is the coverage area, it is its geographical limit of its services. The logistics operators with the highest coverage in their services in Spain are mainly in Madrid and Barcelona. The scope of a logistics operator can be national, throughout the territory of Spain and International. At Terra Logistika we are proud to be a logistics operator in Madrid, offering the best coverage for your company.

·     Specialization of a logistics operator

Although a logistics operator deals with general logistics in terms of the distribution of goods and products, some logistics operators specialize in a particular branch or sector of logistics. Specialized logistics operators specialized in a specific logistics sector, focus and specialize in a type of logistics services in order to optimize their services in the sector that can generate the most significant income for the company by offering better market costs.

What services do logistics operators provide?

Logistics operators can offer as many services as activities they develop within the supply chain. Some logistics providers may subdivide their services within each supply chain process as well as offer extra logistics services. Each logistics operator can offer extra tasks from the warehouse or merchandise warehouse, during the distribution to the delivery of the product to the final consumer.

Logistics companies can offer a comprehensive logistics service throughout the supply chain with all the technological integration within their company and for the end user or customer. Comprehensive logistics companies of this type are also called advanced logistics operators or advanced comprehensive logistics companies due to their degree of technology, service coverage, transportation and their degree of integration in their services with respect to the entire supply chain, as well. They are called as flexible logistics companies, this type of logistics companies can offer the following services:

1.     Collection of products and merchandise

A logistics operator can provide services from the collection of products and merchandise in the warehouse or factory of its client. This type of service, the collection of products and merchandise, is stipulated by prior agreement with your client.

2.    Receipt of products and merchandise

Depending on the services and the logistics operator, the logistics company can take care of receiving products and goods through its transport network or through its client's own transport network.

3.    Storage (Stock)

Depending on the logistics operator, the company can offer the storage service of products and merchandise in its own warehouses. Logistics service providers with warehouses carry out the task of storing third-party products in their warehouses until the goods are delivered to the end user or customer. Normally the logistics companies that offer warehousing services are also in charge of the inventory control of the products, carrying out the tasks of cataloging, labeling and stock control within their facilities.

4.    Picking

When the products are already inventoried in the warehouse, the operator or the logistics company manages the orders depending on the output orders or order orders which are requested by their customers. This process by which an operator is in charge of selecting and preparing the order for a product and merchandise is called Picking.

5.    Transportation and distribution of products and merchandise

The logistics company or logistics operator can also offer the service of transporting products and goods, that is, it offers transport services by land, sea and air vehicles. The logistics operators of advanced or greater coverage have transport services that go from land (trucks, vans, cars and trains). The transport service of a logistics operator can also include its own transport companies, subcontractors or both. The purpose of a transport and distribution operator is to deliver the merchandise and products requested by the customer to their destination.

6.    Customer service and customer help service

A logistics provider can offer customer service and, depending on the degree of technology applied in the company, a logistics operator can offer customer service and assistance throughout the supply chain process as well as after the sale has been made, that is, after the merchandise has been delivered (Also called after-sales service)

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