Essays /

Copyofwebvan Essay

Essay preview


40000 ­ Operations Management 

Assignment 7 



1. What are some of the advantages/disadvantages of traditional grocery stores vs. web grocery  stores. What functions/costs must one absorb vs. the other? What operational functions and/or  complexities must one perform vs. the other?   

Advantages of tradi...

Read more


1 40000 7 absorb advantag advantages/disadvantages allow also and/or assign avail better big brick busi cannot center choos comfort complex copyofwebvan cost custom day deliv deliveri disadvantag display distribut economi els enjoy enough ensur fast fix function functions/costs get good groceri hard harder higher home indulg item jit larger less list logist made make manag mani margin mean mortar much must need offer one oper opportun optim peopl perform perish pick potenti prioriti produc profit provid put qualiti quantiti realiz reason rout satisfactori scale select set shop shopper sinc someon stack stock stop store tend thin tight time top tradit visit vs web webvan would