- 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?