Supply Chain Visibility
Supplemental Study Questions and Answers
Supply Chain Logistics Management, 3rd Edition, Bowersox et al
1. How does improved supply chain visibility improve the planning process?
2. How are demand management and production planning
SCM 515 Supply & Demand 2
ElecComp Case study
Prior to class, complete the following:
1. Read the ElecComp case study posted in pdf format in Blackboard.
2. For the ElecComp Case study, be prepared to discuss the following
a. What aspects of
SCM 515 Summer 2014 Midterm Course Review
For the Mid-term exam, you need to be knowledgeable of the following materials:
Lesson 1 Manufacturing Processes & Aggregate Planning:
Understand how volume and variety impact the method of production.
Be able to
1,000 case units.
Ending Inventory Target
Initial number of employees
Emplyees per line
Standard production rate (each line)
Employee pay rate
Overtime pay rate
Standard hours per shift
Maximum overtime per day
Number of Working Days
Inventory holding cost
Marginal cost of stockout
Marginal cost of subcontracting
Hiring and training co