The project proposal of the research is devoted to examining the level of logistics service according to the present context of the company and product life cycle. The problem of the paper is based on the phenomenon that companies do not estimate accurate logistics costs and stage of product life cycle for meeting it. The research is focused not so much on studying types of logistics services but rather on determining the level of logistics service in terms of costs and product availability. The aim of the project is to find the optimal level of logistics service for the particular stage of product life cycle.
The article investigates how the Lean tools can be used in Warehousing businesses with positive economic effect. This study showcases the implementation of two Lean tools, such as, Pull system and eliminating waste (Muda) on motion and waiting in the warehouse.The empirical part of this article is conducted as a cases study in a Russian manufacturing and retail companies. The primary source of information was the review of the firm's databases. We advanced the hypotheses that implementation of Lean system will allow the company to reduce costs, optimize warehouse operations, and as a result, improve the common economic indicators.