DC (Distribution Center)

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Definition: DC (Distribution Center)

DC (Distribution Center) is a storage area or a warehouse used to receive goods, store the goods for a brief period of time and then ship it to the customers as and when required.

It may be stock the products of a single manufacturer or multiple manufacturers. It is also used to provide value added services.

In business parlance it is called as “DC”. It is an important link in the supply chain management and acts as an interface between the company and the customer.

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