Amazon Case Analysis
In about 1,000 words, respond to the following questions from the “Amazon.com: Supply Chain Strategy” case [coursepack] see link above.
Review Amazon’s supply chain. How is it different from more traditional brick-and-mortar retailers? [30 points]
What are the key advantages to the structure of Amazon’s supply chain and the company’s management of its supply chain operations? Support your analysis with data from the case. [30 points]
From the time of the case, what are the challenges facing Amazon? What are the associated supply chain implications? [30 points]
What steps would you take to enhance, strengthen or improve Amazon’s supply chain and supporting capabilities? [10 points]