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Analyzes, plans and directs operations related to the procurement and distribution of products. Distribution management includes involvement in operations such as transportation, warehousing, forecasting, order processing, inventory control, production planning, site selection and customer service. Logistics management utilizes the total cost method to analyze the total expenses of different operations in order to achieve the optimal level of customer service while minimizing costs. The distribution field is expansive and is associated with physically moving products from location to location, buying and selling goods, as well as channel management activities.