This assignment is designed to assess learning outcomes 1, 2,3,4,5
This assignment requires you to write a 1,500 word essay addressing the following areas:
Using the case of a firm you have selected as well as relevant published journal articles and secondary sources such as company reports, the trade and the business press, discuss the importance of managing supplier relationships and how this could contribute in gaining competitive advantage. You should strive for a good balance of a review of relevant literature and analysis of the selected case (i.e. company). The coursework should include a literature review and examples from a particular company of your choice relevant to the topic.