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

Examples of Cross functional drivers include the following:

  1. Examples of Cross functional drivers include the following:
  A. Pricing, sourcing and information
  B. Information and pricing only
  C. Facilities, transportation and inventory
  D. Facilities, inventory and pricing
  E. Pricing, facilities and information

Increasing inventory generally makes the supply chain more responsive.

  1. Increasing inventory generally makes the supply chain more responsive.

     True
    False

Specific to flows within a supply chain, products can flow in both directions to the supplier stage or customer stage

  1. Specific to flows within a supply chain, products can flow in both directions to the supplier stage or customer stage.

     True
    False

Distribution network performance is evaluated along the following two dimensions

  1. Distribution network performance is evaluated along the following two dimensions.
  A. Value provided to the network and cost of meeting network needs
  B. Value provided to the network and cost of meeting customer needs
  C. Value provided to the customer and cost of meeting supplier needs
  D. Value provided to the customer and cost of meeting customer needs

 

  E. All of the above