eClass 52: Perishables Logistics

Last Week For your homework, did you consider this possible drawback of VCM? The possibility that an initiative implemented somewhere in the value chain may have a negative impact elsewhere? And to clarify, did you read again the example of differentiation advantage...

eClass 50: Mobile Technology in Supply Chain

Last Week So last week we looked at Auto Logistics. Did you contact a shipping line and request a freight quotation for one or several cars? Did you ask for the requirements, and check them out on the internet? Or did you pick a country of destination, and locate the...

eClass 49: Auto Logistics

Last Week Last week we looked at a range of cost reduction strategies. And for your homework, did you: 1. Estimate the weighting of each of the costs in your total cost/order. Then, determine what you spend on each type and check your estimates. Did you establish 3...