Lobal Supply Chain Managment (A critical analysis of a retail businesses supply chains and their ability to weather the current economic climate)

Adopt a formal report format

Please Use UNILEVER company as the Business in the report

Address the report to the senior management of the business and include an Introduction, conclusions and recommendations and an executive summary,

Use at least two appropriate theoretical models/concepts per area of study to support your analysis for Q1 to 5, evidenced by citation of 5 relevant journal articles with critical evaluation of theory selection

Use Harvard method of referencing to cite your sources

Maximum word count 4500 words

Sources used to support data for the report should be presented in the references

Choose an organisation which is trading in the retail sector in any part of the world and prepare a formal report aimed at the senior management that critically analyses its supply chain performance in the following topic areas
1. Identify the risks and issues for this organisation to their supply chain (using a particular product segment) based on the changing economic climate [15 Marks]
2. Optimal design of current supply chain to achieve lower cost [15 Marks]
3. Use of information technology to aid the transformation to a responsive Omni-channel responsive business model [15 Marks]
4. Adoption of sustainability measures (green standards) to ensure long term security [20 Marks]
5. Evaluate the role of suppliers and various supply chain partners in maintaining CSR expectations of end customers [20 Marks]
6. Analyse the organisations annual financial results and derive the supply chain performance from analysis of the financial performance indicators [15 Marks]

I will upload AN OLD EXAMPLE OF THE FORMAT WHICH SHOULD BE THE SAME LAYOUT AND FORMAT