1. Global supply chain systems are increasingly implemented to many firms as they strive to capture their market share in global market.;(a) What are the primary differences between regional/national supply chain vs. global supply;chain?;(b) How is offshore manufacturing related to global supply chain?;(c) Describe an example of one successful offshore manufacturing for effective global supply chain.;(d) What are the key success factors of global supply chains?;2. Suppose you are a supply chain manager of a small electronic manufacturing firm that is about to develop and implement a global strategy along with the CEO.;(a) What strategy would you recommend among a speculative strategy, a hedge strategy or a flexible strategy? (Define these three strategies).;(b) Explain your rationale with supporting details here?;3. You are the manager of a regional bakery.;(a) Compare and contrast issues that need to consider for European Market (e.g., Belgium);and emerging economies (e.g., Nigeria).;(b) What would be difference between North American market (e.g., Canada) and South;American market (e.g., Latin America);4. (a) How would you characterize Wal-Mart Global strategy?;(b) Other than USA market, in which market Wal-Mart displays solid growth? (c) Explain why. Provide supporting details.
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