Logistics management strategies to resolve the issues

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Assessment Topic - QUBE

After reading further background material on the company and relevant case studies on related companies, prepare a 2500 - 2600 word report analysing the important features of Qube, and identify logistics management strategies to resolve the issues.

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

Sustainability should be used here.(Chapter 16) along with learning outcomes from Week 6 to week 10.

To support your analysis and recommendations, you need to:

- Use a minimum of 15 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 15).

As a report is due the usual formatting applies.

After reading further background material on the company and relevant case studies on related companies the case, prepare a 2500 - 2600 word report analysing the issues in the case, and identify logistics management strategies to resolve the issues.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-24/extended-interview-with-maurice-james/5547814

ALSO look at the web site www.qube.com.au

In your report you need to consider :
o The main problems at with the current logistics network in NSW
o How they might be resolved
o What, if any, involvement should the NSW government have in the resolution of the problems
To support your analysis and recommendations, you need to:
o use a minimum of 15 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 15).
o link the case elements and discussion / analysis to correctly referenced logistics concepts and models.
o 2500 - word response - word count applies to content only, not title page, table of contents and reference list.
o Responses should include relevant logistics management theories - referenced and their application explained - do not just quote or paraphrase the theory
o Short report format - title page, introduction, suitable headings & subheadings, recommendations, reference list - use Harvard Anglia Style.
o Use EBSCO Databasesand google scholar only for sources.


Thinks to look at
o Read the questions carefully
o Logistics, Intermodals, how does QUBE import and export goods, Supply chain management, International hubs and some examples.
o Word limits 2500 words excluding bibliography
o Academic Journals more than 10
o Recommendation is important
o Supply chain alignment
o Inadequate unfit ports and hubs
o Moorebank intermodal project
o Port Melbourne
o Use EBSCO Databasesand google scholar only for sources.
o Harvard Anglia System for referencing

Verified Expert

The issue of logistics and supply chain management is an important part of any business activity. In this report the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) is being studied to understand the need for its logistics infrastructure needs. Qube is the logistics infrastructure development firm which is engaged in development of logistic routes in Australia. The State of NSW need a multilateral development of rail and road way routes to make the ports of the state make more revenue from freight charges. Further, it needs more of traditional land route development where roads and rail routes are in the list of priority.

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9/20/2016 10:46:10 PM

Guys do you have anything to ask me please let me know. It's very important me to get a good result. And I had a class of logistic management today. So they have pointed out few things that we have to focus on. There are three questions for this assignments so we have to understand and write the answer based on the given three questions. And QUBE is just an explain for us to write down the answers for this questions. And it is basically based on intermodal; train, rail, ship, airplane and pipeline, about sustainability, international hubs, etc. This will be my last request for you guys and will be waiting for you to send the good assignment for me by tomorrow. Please guys help me out with this to get 24-25, a distinction mark.

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9/20/2016 9:25:15 PM

Guys a genuine academic journals, periodicals and articles only which is related to topic. The teachers have a device where they can check everything similarities, articles where it came from. So please I would kindly request you guys to consider this as well.

ran1213595

9/20/2016 9:25:01 PM

Hello, the attachment file is for us to grab some knowledge about logistics. You don't have to access. And regarding the other file which asks you ID and Password is for referencing. It's from my institution library. And guys please provide me a best quality report without plagiarism. And please considered the important points. And you guys will have to send it by tomorrow 10 pm.as I have to submit it by tomorrow mid night. Once again guys I came to you hoping for the best please give me chance to be thankful. Every thing is in the attachment. The word limits, referencing style should be Harvard Angila only, academic journals and articles, recommendation and so on you can find in attachment file. And you don't have to worry about that abc news attachment file its for students to get some ideas. But, please note other important things and send me a good quality report without any similarities. And they don't expect if we get similarities.

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9/20/2016 9:24:19 PM

In the attachment, there is a link: abc.net.au But it might not be opening. This is the file where case study is given. So please check it and let me know if it is not working Also there is one more link which requires the ID and password. I will provide that also to access the library.

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9/20/2016 4:38:41 AM

Assessment - Research and analysis of company information Application of relevant theories of logistics management Development of argument / responses recommended Written communication and referencing Its about the Logistic Management Subject. All the information are mentioned in the attached file. This report is about 30% and i am hoping to get 23-24%. My friend recommended me this site. He said that you guys give best quality assignment and price is very negotiable. 2500 excluding bibliography

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