Performance characteristics of distributor storage with last-mile delivery with result in which cost factor for transportation:

  1. Performance characteristics of distributor storage with last-mile delivery with result in which cost factor for transportation:
  A. Very low cost given minimal scale economies. Higher than any other distribution option
  B. Very high cost given minimal scale economies. Higher than any other distribution option

 

  C. Very low cost given minimal scale economies. Lower than any other distribution option
  D. Very low cost given minimal scale economies.
  E. None of these options

Choice of distribution network can achieve supply chain objectives from high cost to low responsiveness

  1. Choice of distribution network can achieve supply chain objectives from high cost to low responsiveness

    True
    False

All parties involved, directly or indirectly, in fulfilling a customer request.  Is most closely defined as:

  1. All parties involved, directly or indirectly, in fulfilling a customer request.  Is most closely defined as:
  A. A supply chain
  B. Warehouse and operations management
  C. A single user fulfilling an order on Amazon.
  D. All of the above
  E. None of the above

The following is a potential reason why an organization might fail:

  1. The following is a potential reason why an organization might fail:
  A. Supply chain deign unable support desired organizational strategy
  B. Supply chain deign unable support desired supplier strategy
  C. Supply chain deign unable support desired manufacturer strategy
  D. Supply chain deign partially able to support organizational strategy
  E. All of the above

Competitive strategy defines the set of ______ a company seeks to satisfy through its _____ and ________

  1. Competitive strategy defines the set of ______ a company seeks to satisfy through its _____ and ________
  A. Supplier needs, products and services
  B. Customer needs, products and offers
  C. Warehouse needs products and services
  D. Customer needs, products and services
  E. None of the above

Supplier relationship management are all the processes at the interface between the ___ and it’s ____

  1. Supplier relationship management are all the processes at the interface between the ___ and it’s ____
  A. Firm, customers
  B. Firm, suppliers
  C. Internal customers, suppliers
  D. Customers, suppliers
  E. None of the above

The function of distribution are the steps taken to move and store a product from the ______stage to the _____ stage in a supply chain

  1. The function of distribution are the steps taken to move and store a product from the ______stage to the _____ stage in a supply chain
  A. low cost, high cost
  B. high cost, low cost
  C. supplier, customer
  D. low cost, customer
  E. none of the above

Increased implied demand uncertainty leads to increased difficulty in matching supply with demand.

  1. Increased implied demand uncertainty leads to increased difficulty in matching supply with demand.

     True
    False

Seven-Eleven Japan decided to provide responsiveness by rapid replenishment, it then structured its facilities, inventory, information, and distribution to support this choice.

  1. Seven-Eleven Japan decided to provide responsiveness by rapid replenishment, it then structured its facilities, inventory, information, and distribution to support this choice.

    True
    False

Merge-in-transit (MIT) is a distribution method in which several shipments from suppliers originating at different locations are consolidated into one final customer delivery:

  1. Merge-in-transit (MIT) is a distribution method in which several shipments from suppliers originating at different locations are consolidated into one final customer delivery:

     True
    False