University of Colorado WK6 CH10 Role of Distribution in The Supply Chain HW

After reading Chapters 10 and 11, reflect and discuss the following questions:

  1. Discuss the role of distribution in the supply chain. Provide examples of how distribution operations can positively and negatively affect supply chain performance.
  2. Describe the major challenges faced by production managers in the current environment.
  3. Discuss the role of transportation in the supply chain. Provide examples of how transportation can positively and negatively affect supply chain performance.
  4. Describe the major challenges faced by transportation managers in the current environment.

Use the following headings to organize your paper: Introduction, Question 1, Question 2, Question 3, Question 4, Conclusion, References.

Your response to the discussion prompt should contain a minimum of 500.

Your response should be formatted in APA style and reference the text book as well as one other authored source. In text Citations must include page numbers

I will send you 2 classmate’s post later and you will have to provide comments/reply in minimum 150 words each.