Identify and discuss the trade-offs associated with operating a supply chain that handles both forward and reverse movement as compared with separate supply chains for forward and reverse movement.
Answer to relevant QuestionsDescribe and illustrate an integrated service provider. How does the concept of integrated service provider differ from traditional service providers, such as for-hire transportation and warehousing? What is the primary value proposition of Kane Is Able’s collaborative distribution service? Be specific concerning how this collaborative distribution service differs from traditional services offered by 3PL’s. Why is least total cost performance not always what a customer prefers? Illustrate a situation that supports your answer? How could Unilever use the framework for strategic choice (table 3.4) in implementing its supply chain 2010 initiative? Compare and contrast the roles that logistics management, supply chain management, product quality, corporate security, logistics service providers, and the government need to play to enhance supply chain security.
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