Develop a Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) paper and corresponding Presentation for a supply chain of an organisation your choice. Do not include any secure, confidential or private information in your plan. Your TIP should include background about the organisation, its products and services, markets, and supply chain strategies (e.g., green chain). Also describe its current freight flows and future freight flows after implementation of one or more of your recommended improvement projects would be executed. Use a multi-year planning horizon.
Example Template for the TIP Presentation:
1.Demographic information about the company: industry classification; markets, locations, # of employees, products & services, suppliers, other pertinent information
2.How does this supply chain support the company’s strategic goals?
3.What are the strengths of this supply chain?
4.What are the weaknesses of this supply chain?
5.What metrics does the company utilise for its supply chain?
6.What supply chain initiatives and innovations has it implemented?
a.(E.g., build-to-order, vendor-managed inventory, supply hubs, top value, channel assembly program, outsourcing, etc.)
7.What supply chain initiatives and innovations should it consider?
8.What should be the next step be to improve the supply chain?”
9.Provide data from the case to support your conclusions as necessary.