Manufacturing Trade-Offs Assignment | Homework Help Websites
January 10th, 2019
Using the same manufacturing company you selected for the Week 2 Assignment:
- Discuss the influence of three to four of the trade-offs from the following list and give an example of each in relationship to the chosen company:
- Lot Size-Inventory
- Inventory-Transportation Cost
- Lead Time-Transportation Cost
- Product Variety-Inventory
- Cost-Customer Service
- Discuss three to four methods of coping with the bullwhip effect from the following list and give an example of each in relationship to the chosen company:
- Reducing uncertainty
- Reducing variability
- Lead time reduction
- Strategic partnerships
The Manufacturing Trade-offs paper:
- Must be four to five double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site..
- Must include a separate title page with the following:
- Title of paper
- Student’s name
- Course name and number
- Instructor’s name
- Date submitted
- Must use at least three scholarly sources in addition to the course text and the Forbes’ web site.
- The Scholarly, Peer Reviewed, and Other Credible Sources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. table offers additional guidance on appropriate source types. If you have questions about whether a specific source is appropriate for this assignment, please contact your instructor. Your instructor has the final say about the appropriateness of a specific source for a particular assignment.
- Must document all sources in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
- Must include a separate references page that is formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.