This week we discussed the smart factory logistics case and learned the differences between engagers, enablers, enhancers, and embedders. We also discussed how IoT makes things more efficient. We also learned about the bullwhip effect during the lecture part of class and how it impacts a supply chain.
We learned about RFID technology, when it was created and how it was used then, and how we commonly used today. An example of a modern used for RFID’s are the expats system we use. RFID’s are not only convent, but also make things more efficient and less costly by tracking products with real time data. Fewer items will be lost, which means more…[Read more]
This is my first class that directly relates to SCM
Im excited to learn more about it, as I am a SCM major! This week I’ve learned the basics of how a supply chain works and communicates. what different things are involved in the supply chains and how to make them more efficient.
-Learned the different aspects of Supply Chain (forecasting…[Read more]
-learned how I.T. effects the supply chain
-it drives change through fast connectivity, super computing/real time data, and miniturization
-E-design facilitates real time data, cross company collaboration and design of friendly products
-increased clock speed