Industry Visit-Emirates Logistics Pvt. Ltd
To strengthen Industry-Academia linkages, the Department of Marketing Operations and Supply Chain Management organized a Study Tour for BBA students on Thursday, 26th May 2022. Students from the class of “Transportation and Distribution Planning” and HOD Dr Raja Irfan Sabir, Ms Syeda Uzma Tahira and Mr Mustafa Hanan visited Emirates Logistics Pvt. Ltd., Lahore. Students visited the company’s storage facility to observe and understand the warehouse operations and material management process. The study tour included a presentation by the Head of IT and Warehouse Operations, Mr Rashid Siddique, on the detailed process flow and warehouse management system, a facility visits and a meeting with the CEO, Mr Naeem Ahmed. During the presentation and the facility visit, students asked relevant questions to assimilate their learning from the course with the company’s practices. They understood the role and importance of third-party logistics service providers and their critical operations. During the meeting with the CEO, Mr Naeem Ahmed and HR Head, Mr Sohaib Baig, areas of mutual collaboration, including joint curriculum development, writing case studies, student hiring, internships and training sessions, were discussed.