Along the Supply Chain

Along the Supply Chain

Please answer these 4 questions in Ebook (Link Attached)

Please read “Along the Supply Chain” – Two Different Strategies on page 21 in Chapter 1 and answer the four questions at the bottom of the page.

These are the four questions:

1. Zara has begun an online presence. What changes

might be necessary to its business model to support

online sales?

2. Zara currently has 45 stores in the United States and over

400 in China. Uniqlo aims for 1000 stores in the United

States and 500 in China by 2015. Why the disparity?

3. Find information on the web about production strategies

at GAP, Mango, and H&M. Compare these to Zara

and Uniqlo. Which of the strategies most aligns with

how you shop as a customer?

4. Zara’s business model has been called unsustainable.

Uniqlo’s has been called boring. Do you agree? Explain.

Your paper should be in APA format, 750 word in length, include a header, page number, and at least one reference.



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When a business changes from a normal business to an online one or when it introduces an online presence, there are some changes that should be introduced on its model to make sure that there are online sales. Some of this changes are that there should be a strong online………………………………


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