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ABC car manufacturer is subject to caps on CO2 emissions and would like to assess whether or not it should invest in the technology necessary to make electric vehicles that would reduce the amount of CO2 produced by their vehicles. As an operations management consultant, list 5 questions you would immediately ask ABC and why

Summarize Findings Communications

1. Communications 2. Materials and inventory 3. Order entry 4. Supervision at the plants 5. General production flow Compile your individual findings and recommendations into a Word document, and submit the file. Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.

Supply Chain Management or Budgeting

Supply Chain Management (a) identify the main issues in the chosen area, (b) contain and reference new learning that has occurred, (c) activities or incidents that facilitated learning and understanding, and (d) present specific current and/or future applications and relevance to the workplace. The emphasis of the paper shou

Presenting the Business Case for a Technology Solution

* - Present a business plan for the Baderman Island enterprise-wide supply chain management solution project. This business plan should be at the executive level which is detailed, but succinct and precise with its recommendations. Be sure to cover the following areas ineed to be covered: * - Technology Solution * - Specific

EGAD Bottling Co 8 glasses of water a day: Choose plan with lowest cost Questions 1. The objective is to choose the plan that has the lowest cost. Which plan would you recommend? 2. Presumably, information about the new line has been shared with supply chain partners. Explain what information should be shared with various partners, and why sharing that information is important.

I need a little help figuring out this case study. The EGAD Bottling Company has decided to introduce a new line of premium bottled water that will include several "designer" flavors. Marketing manager Georgianna Mercer is predicting an upturn in demand based on the new offer and the increased public awareness of the health b

Role of metrics measurement systems in food distribution

Organization: Food distribution company Write a paper in which you define and determine the roles of the metrics measurement system that you need to support an innovative organization. o Identify and describe at least three metrics you would use in Food Distrubution organization. o Discuss what learning systems fo

Question about Strategic Goals

What are the strategic goals of supply chain management and how does forecasting, planning, procurement, making, transportation, and distribution affect these goals?

Careers in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Based on your experience or readings, discuss the career possibilities available to Supply Management professionals in first ten years of this century. What, in your judgment, is the basic difference between career potentials for Purchasing and Supply Management professionals in the public and private sectors? In which sector

Canbide: Define Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Details: Canbide managers and directors came up with some topics that you are required to respond to for all to see, review, and comment on. The topics are the following: Supply Chain Management (SCM) has been a popular buzzword since the mid 1990s, and has had many variations of definition by many experts. It's now buzzed ov

ORUN inventory and supply chain management problems

See attached file. A synopsis of the inventory and supply chain management problem(s) as you perceive them to be. 2. Using the facts of the case, as well as theories and best practices of Operations Management, prepare a short description as to what you intend to do to address each of the 5 goals above. 3. Explain how

The role of trust and collaboration in the internet-enabled supply chain

See attached file. I'm interested in opinions on an article I read. Read the attached article entitled "The role of trust and collaboration in the internet-enabled supply chain" by Dr. Martin Grossman, an Associate Professor at Bridgewater State College . Specifically: 1. How and why is the role of trust still very impo

Supply Chain Management

I need some help answering the following question, about a paragraph What are the salient factors that have contributed to the evolution of the Purchasing and Supply Management profession?

DaSilva Manufacturing Co. Supply Chain Management: Analyze suggested changes

Supply-Chain Management DaSilva Manufacturing Company Mr. DaSilva, president of DaSilva Manufacturing Company, and Mr. Lawson, the vice president, were discussing how future economic conditions would affect their product, home air purifiers. They were particularly concerned about cost increases. They increased selling prices

Supply Chain Management in Health Care

Jackson Health System is located in Miami-Dade county, a highly populated (approximately 2.253 million), large (approximately 2000 square miles), metropolitan county. The firm has reorganized itself as an integrated healthcare delivery system consisting of one academic medical center, one community hospital, 12 primary-care cent

Justify implementing a new collaborative planning process.

You are a newly promoted operations manager of a small hospital. You have been asked to create a materials management proposal. - Justify implementing a new collaborative planning process. - Provide suggestions on how to keep the hospital supplied during a disaster.

Operations Manager for small hospital

You are a newly promoted operations manager of a small hospital. You have been asked to create a materials management proposal. o Explain the role materials management plays within the hospital and the role of operations managers in this process. o Identify possible constraints the hospital may experience in

Supply Chain Management and Planning

Review the Scenario. One of Advantec's primary clients, Johnson Automotive (an automotive holding company) provides key parts to one of the big three manufacturers; they are seeking methods to improve and optimize its return parts channels. They provide electronics, batteries, and paint products to their clients. Assume Johnson

Supply and Demand Simulation

Can you help me with the following I seem to be struggling. Referring to the supply and demand simulation, Prepare a 700-1050-word paper summarizing the content. In your paper, be sure to address the following: 1) Select a good or service produced by a organization you are familiar with. Is the price elasticity of dema

Discussing Production & Operations Management

Choose an area of a production and operations management for managing change that is of the most value when applied to your career advancement. For example, what topics could be used to get you a better paying position? Write and submit a short essay describing the chosen area, how the concepts in that area can generally be used

Wal-Mart Research Paper Outline

I picked Wal-Mart as my fortune 500 company and I need help preparing a one page detailed outline. In my outline I need information on the following topics: 1. What forecasting technique(s) does Wal-Mart use? 2. How does Wal-Mart prepare budgets? 3. What MRP concepts do you see with regard to Wal-mart? Please provi

Supply chain management

Supply Chain Management (SCM) has been a popular buzzword since the mid 1990s, and has had many variations of definition by many experts. It's now buzzed over to CANTECH and is the topic of debate at the weekly analysts' meeting. What is your definition of Supply Chain Management? Objective: Conduct a work process improvemen


I need help with a 300 word essay on: Research and describe the impacts of the Internet on Komatsu corporation. Please cite references in an APA format.

Supply Chain

Need help writing a paper involving the requirments, technology, benefits, advantages and disadvantages, implementation consideration, and cost for an idustry that uses supply chain for its core business. The industry I selected is Kraft Foods. Please make sure to include any refernces used. Any and all help will be gre

Value Chain Benefits

I need help in writting a 800 word article analysis examining the benefits of global value chain management. The paper needs to address how the management of a supply chain brings value to at least three stakeholders, customers, suppliers, communities, employees, and stockholders, and describe how value differs for each of thes

Supply Chain management process

1. Identify the existing supply chain management process in Starbucks. 2. Describe the flow materials , the organizations functions and the customers it serves. 3. Compare and contrast these practices with other supply chain practices, both domestic and global. 4. Recommends changes base upon research and cost benefits analys