Extending The Organization-supply Chain Management

This question bank verified by Studydeets
All Questions
Filter by:
Question 1
Free
Multiple Choice

Which of the following is not one of the five basic components of supply chain management?

Choose correct answer/s
A

Plan

B

Source

C

Cost

D

Deliver

Check answer
Question 2
Free
Multiple Choice

Which of the following is not one of the four changes resulting from advances in information technology that are driving supply chains?

Choose correct answer/s
A

Speed

B

Consumer behavior

C

Visibility

D

Scalability

Check answer
Question 3
Free
Multiple Choice

What is it called when distorted product demand information passes from one entity to the next throughout the supply chain?

Choose correct answer/s
A

Bullwhip effect

B

Demand planning software

C

Supply chain planning software

D

Supply chain execution software

Check answer
Question 4
Free
Multiple Choice

Which of the following automates the different steps and stages of the supply chain?

Choose correct answer/s
A

Bullwhip effect

B

Demand planning software

C

Supply chain planning software

D

Supply chain execution software

Check answer
Question 5
Free
Multiple Choice

What is the ability to view all areas up and down the supply chain?

Choose correct answer/s
A

Bullwhip effect

B

Demand planning software

C

Supply chain visibility

D

Supply chain execution software

Check answer
Question 6
Multiple Choice

Which of the following generates demand forecasts using statistical tools and forecasting techniques?

Choose correct answer/s
A
Bullwhip effect
B
Demand planning software
C
Supply chain visibility
D
Supply chain execution software
To unlock the question
Question 7
Multiple Choice

Which of the following is not a principle of supply chain management?

Choose correct answer/s
A
Customize the logistics network and focus intensively on the service requirements.
B
Listen to signals of market demand and plan accordingly.
C
Segment customers by service needs and then tailor services to those particular segments.
D
Listen to signals from telecommunications equipment.
To unlock the question
Question 8
Multiple Choice

Which of the following is a key to SCM success?

Choose correct answer/s
A
Support Organizational Goals.
B
Listen to signals from telecommunications equipment and plan accordingly.
C
Wean suppliers off traditional business practices.
D
Make the sale to the manufacturers.
To unlock the question
Question 9
True/False

Plan,source,make,deliver,and return are the five basic supply chain management components.

Choose correct answer/s
True
False
To unlock the question
Question 10
True/False

Consumer behavior,competition,visibility,and speed are the four changes resulting from advances in technology that are driving supply chains.

Choose correct answer/s
True
False
To unlock the question
Question 11
True/False

Information technology's primary role in supply chain management is creating the integrations,or tight process and information linkages,between functions within a firm - such as marketing,sales,finance,manufacturing,and distribution - and between firms.

Choose correct answer/s
True
False
To unlock the question
Question 12
True/False

Deploy in incremental phases and measure and communicate success is one of the keys to success for SCM.

Choose correct answer/s
True
False
To unlock the question
Question 13
Short Answer

Consumer behavior, _____________ ,competition,and speed are the four changes resulting from advances in IT that are driving supply chains.

To unlock the question
Question 14
Short Answer

The __________ effect occurs when distorted product demand information passes from one entity to the next throughout the supply chain.

To unlock the question
Question 15
Short Answer

Make the sale to the ___________ is one of the keys to SCM success.

To unlock the question
Question 16
Essay

List and describe the components of a typical supply chain.

To unlock the question
Question 17
Essay

Define the relationship between supply chain management and decision making.

To unlock the question
Question 18
Essay

Describe the four changes resulting from advances in IT that are driving supply chains.

To unlock the question
Question 19
Essay

Summarize the best practices for implementing a successful supply chain management system.

To unlock the question