Read the given case study carefully and discuss answers to the following questions with your colleagues and tutor.
Case Study: Dell’s Famous Efficiency
- How could Dell use each of the five basic SCM components?
- How has Dell influenced visibility, consumer behaviour, competition and speed through the use of IT in its supply chain?
- Explain the seven principles of SCM with reference to Dell’s business model.
- How would operations management be a critical component to a company like Dell?
- How might Dell use each of the five competitive priorities to increase value to its goods and services?