BUSADM370 Exam III Review
Chapters 2, 10-12, Supplement
Types of Inventory
Cycle inventory: Components or products that are received
in bulk by a downstream partner, gradually used up, and
then replenished again in bulk by an upstream partner.
UNDERSTANDING THE SUPPLY
1. Discuss the structure and objectives of
a supply chain and explain the impact
of supply chain decisions on the
success of a firm.
2. Identify the three key supply chain
decision phases and
(Includes readings from Chapter 5)
Understand how productivity and efficiency are measured and
used in business processes.
Explain what capacity is, how firms measure capacity, and the
difference between th
Identify and describe the various steps of the strategic
Use portfolio analysis to identify the appropriate sourcing
strategy for a particular good or service.
Describe the rationale for
Green Thumb, a manufacturer of lawn care equipment, has introduced a new product. The
anticipated demand is normally distributed with a mean of = 100 and a standard deviation of
= 40. Each unit costs $150 to manufacture and the introductor
Forecast for the current period= Actual record of the previous period
Therefore, forecast for week 6= actual requests of week 5.
ANSWER: 22 requests
Four-period moving average:
Forecast for week 6 = [(22+21+18+22)/4]
ANSWER: 20.75 req
1. What is Seven-Eleven Japans competitive strategy?
Market Dominance Strategy
o First mover advantage.
o Cluster of stores in small geographical area supported by a DC.
o Combination of Own and Franchisee stores.
o Commitment to customers and
Digital Media Project Four (DMP4) Guidelines
BUS ADM 330 Organizations Fall 2015
Building a High Performance Team
Overview. For Digital Media Project Four (DMP4), which is worth 150 points and represents 15% of
your nal grade in the course, you must work
Describe why logistics is important and discuss the major
decision areas that make up logistics.
List the strengths and weaknesses of the various modes of
transportation and discuss the role of multimodal solutions.