A. Finished Goods Transportation
Domestic (From domestic plants/vendors to DCs and DC transfers)
International (From international plants/vendors to DC’s excluding duty)
Secondary Transportation. Delivery to Customers.
B. Finished Goods Warehousing.
Plant, DC, public and third-party warehouse
costs for storage and handling of finished goods. Costs should include the following:
labor, space, energy, equipment, computers (hardware and software), and material
for packing and shipping.
C. Order Entry/Customer Service (OE/CS).
Costs should include the
following: labor, space, energy, computers (hardware and software), and supplies.
D. Administration of Distribution.
Personnel and support costs for indirect management (central distribution staff, computers,
inventory control, and transportation and traffic).