Homework: Case Study 2

After reading further background material on the company and relevant case studies on related companies the case, prepare a 2000 – 2500 word report analyzing the issues in the case, and identify logistics management strategies to resolve the issues.


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In your report you need to consider :

  • The main problems at with the current logistics network in NSW
  • How they might be resolved
  • What, if any, involvement should the NSW government have in the resolution of the problems

To support your analysis and recommendations, you need to:

  • use a minimum of 5 academic journal articles, plus the text supporting your identification of problems and proposals / recommendations to resolve the problems (better marks will be awarded for more than 5).
  • link the case elements and discussion / analysis to correctly referenced logistics concepts and models.
  • 2500 –  word response – word count applies to content only, not title page, table of contents and reference list.
  • Responses should include relevant logistics management theories – referenced and their application explained – do not just quote or paraphrase the theory
  • Short report format – title page, introduction, suitable headings & subheadings, recommendations, reference list – use Harvard (APA)  or Chicago referencing style