Logistics Management Week Four
Assignment Instructions: You are in charge of manufacturing, storing, selling. and customer satisfaction of widgets. Your last year has been a loss and your boss expects a extreme turn for the better. Part 2:
(DO THE PAPER IN THIRD PERSON) Start the paper by giving a brief summary of the scenario. Then identify the problem at hand which is manufacturing and transportation costs being too high. Write a couple of paragraphs that critically evaluate the three possible solutions (describe advantages and disadvantages of each). Doing this will help you make the best recommendation. Choose a solution by making a clear and specific recommendation. Describe how the company can implement your recommendation.
Write in THIRD person.
At the end, discuss the questions that are presented below.
Answer the following questions:
What did you find challenging in completing the scenario (i.e., information network layout, etc.)?
How does this additional information factor into effective distribution strategies?