Review Apple’s supply chain for its iPhone product. What differences set it apart from competitors?
What are Apple’s key advantages in how it manages its supply chain operations? Support your analysis with data from the case.
What are the challenges that Apple faces in the future, and what are the implications for its supply chain?
As Jessica Grant, what recommendations would you make to the company’s vice-president, Phillip Duchene, and why?
In your opinion, how does Apple’s supply chain compare with Wal-Mart’s chain? How are they different and how are they similar?