It provides inputs for the planning and control of all
functional areas, including logistics, marketing,
production and finance.
Demand levels and their timing greatly affect: Capacity
levels, Inventory levels, financial needs.
Chapter 7- Ethics
Sources of power in negotiations
Keep your options open- Signal your BATNA but not reveal it- Assess the other partys BATNA
Contribution a negotiator makes to a negotiation (bring resources to a negotiation and the other party pu
An arc pointed into a node is called an inflow. An arc pointed out of a node is
called an outflow.
Each arc has an origin node and a destination node.
General networks can have both inflows and outflows for any given node.
Typical network models have one
Order Sizing with Multiple products
Single delivery of multiple products from one or more supplier * may be accomplish through consolidation warehouse, cross docking, or milk run. BENEFITS: full load
shipments, ordering cross spread over multiple products
Give an argument to support the statement that Walmart has achieved good strategic
fit between its competitive and supply chain strategies. What challenges does it face as
it works to open smaller format stores in urban environments?