FAQ

Got questions? Of course you do!

Which is why we’ve answered the most Frequently Asked Questions here. Do have a look, your questions are most likely to be answered here.

About TSBL
About Supply Chain & Logistics
  • To put it simply—in the business world, ‘logistics’ refers to the coordination function of an organisation that’s responsible for commercially transporting goods/services to fulfil customer requirements in terms of time and place.

  • Here’s the shortest answer:

    ‘Supply Chain’ refers to the network of business activities that maximizes customer value. For a more detailed answer, please join one of our courses.

  • Logistics is a coordinating function of a business. Supply Chain is a strategic function of a business.
    Logistics is focused on space optimization: Supply Chain is focused on network optimization.
    Logistics creates tangible value. Supply Chain creates intangible value.

Career Opportunities
  • Yes, we do guarantee placements provided you successfully complete our course and assessments to become ready for the industry.

  • Absolutely! In fact, we have successfully placed freshers in many of these entry level jobs:

    • Warehouse In-Charge
    • Packaging Coordinator
    • Logistics Analyst
    • Customer Support Executive
    • Administrative Clerk – Warehouse
    • Logistics Sales Representative
    • Logistics Trainee
    • Material Handler
    • Account Executive – Logistics
    • Logistics Planner
  • If you are a fresher, you will most probably be starting as a logistics trainee or as a logistics executive.

  • Sure, we can tell you lots of things! But, for the sake of brevity, we’ll say this for now:

    • Logistics is a growing industry
    • Logistics industry is always on the hunt for potential candidates
    • Logistics is a domestic, national, international and global industry
    • Jobs in logistics industry are challenging and rewarding
    • An understanding about supply chain is essential for logistics professionals to build a successful career
    • Academic qualification and professional certifications add immense value in building a career in the logistics industry.
    • At some point, logistics professionals tend to evolve into supply chain management roles
  • Well, on a normal course, your career is likely to follow this path:

    • Warehousing & Distribution
    • Transportation
    • Stevedoring
    • Custom Brokerage
    • Freight Forwarding
    • Customer Service
    • Logistics Services – Sales and Support
    • Procurement and Purchasing
    • Planning and Scheduling
    • Logistics
    • Supply Chain
Recruitment
  • Here is the good news: Any business organization that moves products or people requires a logistics professional to handle the operations. So, we can safely say your career opportunities are pretty much endless.

  • Any business that needs to manage the supply and demand of their products and services requires a supply chain professional. So, you can imagine the immense career potential in this industry, right?

  • With respect to placements, we work with many an organisation in a variety of verticals like:

    • Healthcare
    • Manufacturing
    • Retail
    • Logistics
    • Automobile
    • Information Technology
    • Pharmaceutical
    • Electrical and Electronics
    • Hospitality Services
    • Food Processing and Cold Storage
    • FMCG
    • Transportation and Warehousing
    • Supply Chain Consulting
  • Well, based on market capitalization, we can say these are some of the top companies:

    • Container Corporation of India
    • Aegis Logistics
    • Allcargo
    • VRL Logistics
    • Navkar Corporation
    • Transport Corporation of India
    • TCI Express
    • Sical Logistics
    • Snowman Logistics
    • Tiger Logistics
    • Patel Integrated Logistics
    • DHL
    • BlueDart
    • TNT Express
    • DTDC
    • Agarwal packers and movers
    • Gati
    • FedEx
    • First Flight
    • Globe Express Services
    • UPS
    • Aqua Logistics
  • Yes, let’s look at a simple statistic to help you understand your opportunity in this industry:

    By the year 2022, the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) estimates that a whopping 24.8 million job opportunities will be available in logistics and supply chain!

    So, we assure you that the sky is the limit in terms of career opportunities in the supply chain & logistics industry.

Internships
  • Yes, we do offer internships in logistics and supply chain related jobs. The internships range from 3 to 6 months with or without stipend depending on the organisation and the internship job profile.

  • We facilitate internships generally in the following areas:

    • Warehouse Operations
    • Business Development
    • Transport Operations
    • Retail Operations
Still have questions?

If your question has not been covered here, feel free to send us your query using this form: