Cost of Goods Sold
Direct Material and Labor
Before SC Improvements
After SC Improvements
A.) Solve for Gross Profits before supply chain improvements.
B.) Solve for
Please refer to the article on blackboard Is Amazon a 3PL? Conduct some research of your
own on Amazon and 3PLs. Define 3PL in your own words. Give examples of 3PLs you use on
a day-to-day basis. Choose a position- Is Amazon a 3PL? Def
Chapter 8 - Assignment
Taken From: Supply Chain Management: A Logistics Perspective
By: Coyle et al.
1.This is question 12 (p 306) Ch 8 (Hint Text page 290-29)
Assume an organizations current service level on order fill is as follows:
Current order fill =
MRP - Bicycle sub-assembly requirements
This is an MRP Record, possibly for TANA or UNIA being produced in Week 3.
+ Scheduled Receipts OR Net Receipt if one exists.
= Projected Available if Positive
IND I A
LY B Y
UG U S
WHO DID I INTERVIEW?
Steve Crotty Director of Global Supply Chain
Deals with the day to day functions of getting
products where they need to go. Observes the
market and distribution channels to
Order Management and Customer Service
1.) Question 12 (p 306) Ch 8 on Product Availability Hint Text page 290-291
12. Assume an organizations current service level on order fill is as follows:
Current order fill = 70%
Note Please advise ASAP if you are interested in the APICS Case Competition. It
has changed to beginning in January. Students possessing more than one year of
SCM job experience are not eligible to participate.
Week 1- Jan 12 Cl
Fox School of Business and Management
MKTG 3515 (25121): Principles of Supply Chain Management, Spring 2015
Instructor: Misty P. Blessley, Ph.D.
Class Times and Locations: 8:00 9:20, T
MKTG 3515, Principles of Supply Chain Management
Assignment: Seek out a firm or organization that has any sort of supply chain
activity. Personally interview one or more of the supply chain management
decision makers in the company. Y
Set up question 1 like this. Note that the January forecast comes from the 2011 data (9,797 +
11134 + 10687)/3) = 10539.
Set up question 2 like this. Note that the January forecast is calculated as follows with the
weighted average [(9,797 * .10) + (11134
Homework 7 accompanies Week 9 Chapter 14 from Coyle Supply Chain Management. The
Chapter 3 you see below accompanies Intro. To Materials Management by Arnold, et. al.
Please refer to the text copy sent to you via e-mail. Please answer
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Chapter 4 Homework Is Amazon a 3PL?
Third Party Logistics or 3PLs are companies that offer a various amount of services that
all deal with logistics. Some of these services include transportation, warehousing, crossdocking, inventory management