The process of reclaiming, recyclable and reusable materials, returns and reworks from the point of consumption or use of repair, manufacturing, redistribution or disposal form an essential component of Supply Chain Process.
Goods that are delivered in short quantity, damaged or those that do not confirm to quality need to be sent back to origin. These shipments are treated with:
- Separate documentation procedure.
- Specialized handling
- With authenticated quality checklist
- Availability of video recording at the time of pickup
- Repackaging facility
The overall process of Reverse logistics can be designed as: