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Supply chain management

Assignment 2:
Case Study
Domino’s
Due
W
eek
7
, Day 7 (
Weight:
20
%)
Supply chain management enables companies to work with suppliers to obtain materials needed to
produce their own goods and services. Effectively managing supply chains helps companies streamline
processes, cut costs, and ma
ximize profits.
For this assignment, you’ll read and analyze
a case study about Domino’
s supply chain management. In
a
6-
8 page paper, you’ll identify how Domino’s uses its supply chain to gain a competitive advantage.
You’ll examine how the supply chain
creates value and how it
is impacted when a company
changes it
focus.
Lastly, you’ll provide a recommendation on
whether Domino’s should apply its U.S.
supply chain
model to an expanding international operation.
Answer
the following questions about the Domino’s case study:
1.
Describe how Domino’s
s
upply chain
creates value to provide
a competitive advantage
.
2.
What did increased
transparency
do for Domino’s? Were the risks worthwhile
?
3.
How did the centralized supply chain
model enable Domino’s to roll out new pizza recipes in the
U.S.
?
4.
Should John Macksood apply
Domino’s domestic supply chain model to its expanding
international operations?
Explain and justify your r
ecommendation
, including its financial impact.
Your assi
gnment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed and double
spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12) with one
inch margins on all
sides; references must follow APA or school
specific format. Check with your professor for any
additional instru
ctions.
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s
name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in
the required page length.
Grading for this assignment
will be based on answer quality, logic/organization of the paper, and
language and writing skills, using the following grading criteria
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