Quiz 10: Information Systems and Supply Chain Management

Business

False Explanation: Supply chain management is a set of activities and techniques firms employ to efficiently and effectively manage the flow of merchandise from the vendors to the retailer's customers.

True Explanation: An advance shipping notice (ASN)is a document that tells the DC what specifically is being shipped and when it will be delivered.

True Explanation: Cross-docking is when vendors ship merchandise prepackaged in the quantity required for each store and when the products arrive to the distribution center,the products move to the staging area to be shipped to the designated stores.