mba-3-sem-strategic-materials-and-supply-chain-management-march-2013

mba-3-sem-strategic-materials-and-supply-chain-management-march-2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Examination
III Semester
Strategic Materials and Supply Chain Management
Time : 3 Hours] [Max. Marks : 80

1. What is the scope of materials management? Define the various roles of materials management in the context of internal and external interfaces to a materials management system.
2. "Many innovations on technology-based approaches are well-suited to the enhancement of the effectiveness of Supply Chain Management"-Justify the statement by giving few applications of information technology in SCM.
3. Each component of E-supply chain plays a significant role in the success of a supply chain. Discuss each component in detail.
4. Write short note on: Information Technology (IT) in Supply Chain Management
5. Explain the Retailer- Supplier partnership in brief.