This module is divided in two parts: part one introduces ethics and fairness in the global division of labour, also reflecting on the strengths and weaknesses of fair trade. The second part focuses on the global supply chain challenges for international companies.

Challenges of Global Markets and Businesses

12 hours

Part One: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT: AN OVERVIEW

What is professional identity:

  • Shaping the supply chains of the twenty first century
  • Supply chain networks¬†
  • Complexity
  • Cost-value

 

Part Two: GLOBAL DIMENSIONS OF SUPPLY CHAIN

  • Role of Logistics
  • Value added role of Logistics
  • Logistics interfaces with Marketing
  • Customer service and customer value.