1.) This activity is a “thought piece.” Since logistics management is such an important part of the supply chain, do you believe it is given enough emphasis? For example, do you believe that capable people are encouraged to consider a career in logistics management?
2.) Compare and contrast distribution requirements planning (DRP) with material requirements planning (MRP). How are they similar and how are they different? Also, what types of firms do you think can benefit the most from implementing DRP?