Global Business Logistics

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GLOBAL BUSINESS LOGISTICS

ASSIGNMENT 2

Task:
Drawing on the information provided in Assignment 1 and using the same medium term time frame, analyse and describe how you believe that the logistic changes will impact on an enterprise (such as a major retailer) of your choice.
The chosen enterprise can be one of which you are personally familiar, or one selected from an appropriate textbook (such as IKEA, Amazon, Coles, Woolworths, Australia Post, etc)
As before, in the context of this assignment, ‘logistics’ should be taken as reflecting the sub-set of supply chain management that relates to the transport and warehousing function (and associated information management).
A key factor is assessing the students work will be the use of appropriate academic frameworks to identify and analyse the impact logistic changes and developments.
The submission should contain 3,500 words (+/- 10%) (excluding bibliography) and be referenced in accordance with the Harvard system.  There is no requirement to provide an index or an executive summary.