Report on supply chain, material shipments, physical delivery, storage, business systems.
Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3 and 4.
1.Design an optimal supply chain for given product and market situation to meet organisational strategies.
2.Propose an implementation plan for the supply chain design, including alliances and agreements with partners.
3.Analyse the financial impact of supply chain options.
4.Propose Inventory/Stock control policies and processes to optimise performance
Utilising web resources and journals and other resources:
For the company used in assignment 1, Investigate supply chain issues to develop a proposal for a supply chain for this organisation. In particular you need to consider, alliances, transport, storage, financing, i.e.
1.Use a framework to determine a suitable supply chain for this organisation. You may wish to focus on one product or many.
2.Discuss which aspect of the chain should or could be optimised and discuss how this is affected by the various environmental impacts on the supply chain.
3.Having determined a suitable supply chain give an outline proposal plan to implement the new supply chain
4.Consider the financial implications of this supply chain, investments in plant and equipment, sources of finance and measures of financial performance.
5.For your chosen company suggest the control policies for items of stock.
For all of these areas to be discussed marks will be enhanced when full examples, with detail, are used
This report examines and investigates supply chain issues to develop a proposal for a supply chain considering following factors: alliances, storage, financing. The primary aim of this document is to recognize present issues that may be present within the supply chain of Mainfreight Ltd