write 300â€“500 words that respond to the following questions
Research a real-world company, such as Walmart, Starbucks, or Apple, that has expanded operations internationally. Write 300â€“500 words on international supply chain management using the company that you researched as your focus. Your response should answer the following questions:
- From manufacturing to the distribution of goods on an international scale, what are the main elements of a supply chain?
- What are the steps involved in producing an order and shipping it to the customer?
- What are some of the advantages and disadvantages of international operations?