OPRE Exam 2 Review - OPRE6366 Exam2(last test-Identify 4 of 6 design options for a distribution network Manufacturer storage with direct

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OPRE6366 Exam2 (last test)? -Identify 4 of 6 design options for a distribution network Manufacturer storage with direct shipping (drop shipping). Manufacturer storage with direct shipping and in-transit merge. Distributor storage with carrier delivery. Distributor storage with last-mile delivery. Manufacturer/Distributor storage with customer pick-up. Retail storage with customer pick-up. (5) Network Design in the SC -Positive externalities The collocation of firms benefits all Leads to competitors locating close to each other Locating to split the market (Hoteling decision model) If no positive externalities exist, firms locate to capture largest market share Framework for Network Design Decisions Phase I: -Define a Supply Chain Strategy/Design -Clearly defined competitive strategy -Forecast likely evolution of global competition -Identify constraints -Determine growth strategy Phase II: -Define the Regional Facility Configuration -Forecast demand by country or region; Economies of scale or scope -Identify demand risk, exchange-rate risk, political risk, tariffs, etc. -Identify competitors Phase III: -Select a Set of -Desirable Potential Sites -Hard and soft infrastructure requirements Phase IV: -Location Choices
(6) Designing Global SC Networks -Impact of Globalization on SC Networks

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