Facilities Cost Management
5.0 (1 Review)

This course covers the importance of internally owned warehouses and externally owned warehouses. Difference from 1PL service providers to 5PL.

The course content covers the importance of internally managed warehouses, hiring external service providers, and the importance of externally owned warehouses. You will also learn critical success factors, outsourcing considerations, and distinctions between logistics service providers covering 1PL to 5PL service providers. Gain skills for efficient supply chain operations with this course.

What You Will Learn

  • Internal-owned warehouse
  • External managed service providers
  • Critical success factors to have own managed warehouse
  • Points to be considered while contracting service
  • Differentiating 1PL to 5PL

Why Learn with Benjamin Bloch:

Benjamin is the Supply Chain Manager at ITRON in Karlsruhe. He is currently leading the global functions for order scheduling, production planning, and inventory management. He is in charge of 8 manufacturing plants and oversees 30 buyers and 20 production planners.

Benjamin has 20+ years of experience in Supply Chain, Purchasing, logistics, and Operations Management. He led several multi-customer warehouses acting as 3PL, managed outsourcing projects, implemented S&OP, and standardized the planning and buying process in more than 20 factories to get to a stage where automation could support the overall functions.

He started his career at Schenker Deutschland AG, where he owned several roles until he reached the Logistics Manager position. After that, he led the Supply Chain for ITRON at first for one site and expanded to area responsibility for EMEA/APAC until he got the Global responsibility.

Who Is This Course For?

This course is designed for logistics professionals and supply chain managers. Explore internal-owned and externally managed warehouses, understand critical success factors, outsourcing considerations, and distinctions between 1PL to 5PL service providers. Enhance your supply chain efficiency and decision-making skills. Ideal for those in logistics and supply chain roles, participants will benefit from practical scenarios and case studies, empowering them to make informed decisions aligned with industry best practices.


  • Access to Internet
  • Computer / Laptop / Mobile Device

What Is Included?

  • Immediate unlimited access to course materials
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • Exercises and quizzes to help you put theory into practice
  • English Closed Captions
  • Full transcripts in PDF for each lesson
  • Suitable for mobile or desktop
  • SCMDOJO Certification when you pass the course quiz (accessible from Learning Center post-sign-in)

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Certificate of Completion

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  • Download or print out as PDF to share with others
  • Share as PDF online to demonstrate your skill
  • The certificate's authenticity can be confirmed online using a QR code

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If you’re not 100% satisfied with the purchase, or it’s not what you were expecting, just reply to [email protected] within 30 days, and you’ll get a full refund. No questions asked. Please note the Refund Policy applies to Course Video and is NOT applicable to any Best Practices, eBooks or any digital download purchases as per our Refund Policy

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Posted 2 months ago
The options available to businesses today and the pros and cons of the same

I found the course to be very useful to understand the basics of different types of warehouse management options. This lays the foundation for more advanced courses very effectively.

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