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Department
Political Science
Course
POL201Y1
Professor
Sophia Moreau
Semester
Fall

Description
LECT 10 POL201 Dec 6 , 2010 Costs come from: - Creating the garment - The design is by the Gap (input) - Cost involved with marketing, ads, sales - Most of the money is in advertising, thats where there is value added. Profits - Unique combination of high value design - Mega Retailer have quick response programs that decrease risks and increase - Lean retailing: supplies sent frequently and then by looking at what is mostly bought, they ask for shipment of pants when they want. o Made possible by dev of several devices and technologies that help them track their production Manufacturing does not involve Gap, so when they need the factories they call them, and the workers in the factories are hired, when there is nothing todo they are laid off Manufacturing in Developing Countries - Global Value chains are more prevalent in
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