Logistic Management - Introduction And Traditional Warehouses

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 36

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Based on Prof. Perego course. If you like forklifts, this is the place for you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these is NOT one of the possible effect on the revenues of a new logistic strategy implemented by a company?
    • A. 

      Retain customer base.

    • B. 

      Attracting new customers.

    • C. 

      Obtain a premium price.

    • D. 

      Increase the customer service.

    • E. 

      All of these are possible effects on the revenues of a new logistic strategy.

  • 2. 
    In the Lee's model, an MTO product that has: . High contribution margin . High variety . Short lead-time is characterized by:
    • A. 

      High supply chain uncertainty

    • B. 

      Low supply chain uncertainty

    • C. 

      High demand uncertainty

    • D. 

      Low demand uncertainty

  • 3. 
    Which of the Lee's strategy minimze the risk of supply chain interrumptions?
    • A. 

      Risk-Hedging

    • B. 

      Agile

    • C. 

      Responsive

    • D. 

      All of these

    • E. 

      Only A and B

  • 4. 
    List the probable ROAs (from the highest to the lowest) in case of demand halving (all the other factors equal).
    • A. 

      Agile > Responsive > Risk Hedging ~ Lean

    • B. 

      Risk Hedging ~ Agile > Responsive > Lean

    • C. 

      Responsive > Agile > Lean > Risk Hedging

    • D. 

      Agile > Lean ~ Responsive ~ Risk Hedging

  • 5. 
    The first decision to be taken in the basic decision process of warehousing (i.e.: to design a layer of warehouses):
    • A. 

      Size

    • B. 

      Location

    • C. 

      Number

    • D. 

      Ownership

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 6. 
    With a Block Stacking system, only the LIFO modality can be used.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The saturation of the SC, computed as (max no of PL stored)/SC does NOT depend on the type of warehouse.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of these couples of parameters tend to be inversely proportional?
    • A. 

      TC and SC

    • B. 

      AUR and SC

    • C. 

      AUR and Selectivity

    • D. 

      SC and Selectivity

  • 9. 
    Implementing a dedicated storage in a warehouse will probably decrease:
    • A. 

      The Storage Capacity required.

    • B. 

      The Throughput Capacity of the single operator.

    • C. 

      The AUR.

    • D. 

      The number of Trucks needed

    • E. 

      Not enough data to answer.

  • 10. 
    The Exalibur Publishing, an AWESOME pc-games publisher (more info: http://www.excalibur-publishing.co.uk/), asked to your consultant company to design the new central warehouse for the storage of the PL of videogames. You are requested to assess the TC capacity planned for the system. To do so, the design team provided you the following data: h        UL retrieved        UL Stored 0-8             40                         60 8-16          180                       40 16-24        20                         140 The new "picking line" of video-game (an entire game-line about the picking operation!) is estimated to affects the retrieval and storing operation by a +5% in the following years. Assuming: only PL movements in the WH, only single cycles, assess the Throughput Capacity planned.
    • A. 

      5040 UL/h

    • B. 

      600 UL/h

    • C. 

      28.88 UL/h

    • D. 

      300 UL/h

    • E. 

      27.5 UL/h

    • F. 

      231 UL/h

  • 11. 
    The Dedicated-based storage tends to decrease the average forklift cycle more than the class-based storage.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False