Internet Enabled Supply Chains
Due Date: February 12, 2019
Refer to the case “Disruptive Change at Bossard with SmartFactoryLogistics.com?” on the HBSP website.
Answer the following questions briefly:
- How did Bossard’s business model evolve over time?
- Compare RFID and IoT – are they complements or substitutes? What are the pros and cons of each in a supply chain perspective?
- Read the article and refer to Figure 2 : IoT Ecosystems (click here for the article). Of the four business opportunities discussed in the figure, in which category would your consider Bossard?
- The case mentions the idea that Bossard can implement logistics solutions for hospitals. What will Bossard’s value proposition be? What does Bossard need to do to succeed?