Focus of the Final Paper
Strategic Warehouse Management, Inc. (SWM) is a U.S. based warehousing organization in the construction
and management of warehouse operations. The CEO’s market development team has determined that there is an
opportunity to open a warehouse in Australia that could serve multiple businesses. The CEO plans to open a
“non-resident company” (Land and Tax News, 2012). The CEO has also decided that the warehouse can be
opened in any city in Australia. Some clients in Australia have also asked SWM to manage the flow of goods
from Australia to U.S. locations. The CEO wants to get a preliminary plan developed as soon as possible before
The CEO asked you to design a supply chain that includes warehouse operations in any city in Australia. In
addition, the CEO has a number of items he’d like to see you cover in the report. He has asked you to:
Your report should be an eight to ten page APA style paper (not including the title and reference pages) and
submitted to the CEO (your instructor) by the last day of the class. You are required to include at least 6
Writing the Final Paper
Must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length, and formatted according to APA.
Must include a title page with the following:
o Title of paper
o Student’s name
o Course name and number
o Instructor’s name
o Date submitted
Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
Must use at least six scholarly sources.
Must document all sources in APA style.
Must include a separate reference page, formatted according to APA style.