Case 1

Case
Assignment

Supply
Chain Standards

For
this Case study find and read the article below in the ProQuest database. Then
answer the following question.

·
In general, how will information technology help logistics
integration?

Assignment
Expectations

Discuss
specifically how information technology is helping Sunsweet Growers meet its
logistics needs on both the supply and demand side. Include at least three
references. The paper should have 3–4 pages of written text plus a cover sheet
and references page.

Upton,
Harold, Harpal Singh. (2007, Mar.) Balanced S&OP: Sunsweet Growers’ Story,Supply
Chain Management Review
. New York: Vol.11. Issues 2; pg 51.

SLP 1

The Session Long Project is not a term paper
due at the end of the course but a vehicle for the student to give the topics
of each module a personal, concrete expression. SLP assignments are due at the
end of each module.

Pick an organization
to examine throughout the rest of the course. It may be one you work for or
not. You will be examining its logistics functions for the SLP assignments.

Assignment: Discuss the structure of this
organization and its supply chain integration.

SLP Assignment Expectations

In 2-3 pages, cover
the following:

1.
The name of the
organization

2.
Its primary business

3.
Why you chose this
organization

4.
The logistics
functions of this organization

5.
A description of its
supply chain integration efforts

The paper should have
a cover sheet and a references page (which do not count in the paper page
count).