a- Consider a situation where a firm receives customer orders that include items from several manufacturing sites. These orders can be fulfilled using FTLs, while the individual manufacturing sites volumes only allow for LTLs. What warehousing strategy/functional warehouse would you use? Comment on Freight cost for the operation and location considerations
b- What if instead, now the products are manufactured in one single location that allows full truckloads and the size of orders to ship to customers are generally smaller LTLs? Warehousing Strategy? Location? Costs ?
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