Logistics Supply Chain Management Capstone Unit 3 Discussion Board Supplier and Distributor Relationship
Demonstrate the relationship and motivations of suppliers and distributors to ensure supplies of raw materials and markets are available for finished goods and services. Model a systematic framework for analyzing the behavior of large and complex global supply chain networks. Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas. There are 2 types of logistics relationships: vertical and horizontal. Complete the following: Describe these types of supply chain relationships and how they differ. Create a graphic that illustrates how the different types of supply chain relationships compare.