The Institute of Applied Logistics Solutions works on both research and industrial projects in the field of logistics, primarily in the areas of

A research project is a temporary project with the aim of gaining new insights into an important or particularly current topical field of research. Such a project deals with complex and novel questions, it is financed by third-party funds (research funds, public or industrial subsidies).

An industrial project results from a company internal problem or task that requires external expertise to be solved. On behalf of a company, the IAL develops proposals for solutions.