Exam3(Part 3).Mrs.C - Questi on 1 5 out of 5 points What...

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Questi on 1 5 out of 5 points What does distribution entail? In your response include a brief explanation of at least two participants that function as intermediaries in the distribution channel. Now state as clearly as you can what the difference is between a distribution channel and a supply chain. Selected Answer: Distribution entails all activities involved in getting the right quantity of your product customers at the right time and at a reasonable cost. Two participants that function as intermediaries in the distribution channel are selling through retailers and wholesalers. Selling through retailers which is retailers buy goods from producers and sell them to consumers, whether in stores, by phone, through direct mailings, or over the internet. Selling through wholesalers which are intermediaries who buy goods from suppliers and sell them to businesses who will either resell or use them. A distribution
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course BUSINESS 100 taught by Professor Notsure during the Spring '07 term at Edmonds Community College.

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Exam3(Part 3).Mrs.C - Questi on 1 5 out of 5 points What...

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