Situational assessments develop appropriate responses

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situational assessments & develop appropriate responses.
Which is not part of the 7 Rs of logistics What is not a driver of sustainable SC management practice
__ are a major barrier to the effective use of information technology
SC software that provides a platform for manufactures, distributors & retailers to
aggregate & organize item-related data such as item number, price, description and weight is called
include all of these answers SanDisk improved for case accuracy by 25% and achieved higher inventory turns and a lower cost structure as a result of implementing an advanced planning solution Due to mergers & acquisitions in the software industry & ERP vendors moving into the SC applications market space, it is possible to purchase SC software suites that combine planning, execution, event management and related capabilities On-demand supply chain software that is not installed on a company computer is gaining in popularity. An issue to be addressed w/ this purchase option is All of these 7 Rs Right- information, partners, quantity, format, place, time, cost 5 drivers of sustainable SC management practice Optimization Synchronization Adaptability Velocity Profitability TF: Some firms are moving towards reducing the # of suppliers as they seek to obtain greater concessions from vendors.
TF: Procuring inexpensive transportation is the major goal of SC managers
TF: Given the availability of information, transportation buying has become comparatively easy. TF: The growth of outsourcing has created transportation challenges
TF: CBP is now enforcing the "48 Hr. Rule"
TF: Motor carrier cost is highly variable
TF: Railroad's length of haul is longer than that of motor carriers
TF: The railroads have not shared in the growth in transportation & so do not have any capacity issues TF: nonintegrated air carriers do not supply door-to-door service
True TF: Pipeline costs are predominately fixed True TF: Intermodal growth has been flat
False

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