Review and analyze the implementation of supply chain management system by Adidas
Supply Chain Planning
Most people don’t give a second thought to the soccer ball’s journey to the pitch – it’s safe to say though, that just as much careful supply chain planning and hard work goes into making the ball as training the players. Please review the case study at the reference below by Karsten Horn.
Horn, K.(2014, June 12). The Amazing supply chain of the 2014 World Cup Soccer Ball. Retrieved from http://www.
This is a relatively simple case study, but it will give you an idea of how important it is for companies to develop an efficient and optimum supply chain system for serving the customers and business success.
Review and analyze the implementation of supply chain management system by Adidas, and the outcomes.
Provide your thoughts on how you would measure the performance of a supply-chain.
Identify various steps/functions in supply chain management and provide value analysis for each.
What recommendations would you make for improving it further?
Once approval has been done by Adidas on the making of balls for soccer or football, the implementation process is then set to begin. Just like anything that requires undergoing a certain process to manufacture, balls also are required to undergo this process to make them appropriate and perfect for the field. The first step in the implementation by Adidas is having to source materials that are necessary for the manufacture…………………………