In Canada Coca-Cola Beverages has rolled out new marketing technologies
In Canada Coca-Cola Beverages has rolled out new marketing technologies and packaging to outmaneuver private-label Canadian cola bottlers, which have captured considerable market share. Coke will bring in a new just-in-time distribution system based on unit trains and cross-docking sales centers. Which of the following statements describes how Coke will most likely use its just-in-time (JIT) system?
[A]The just-in-time system will require Coke to purchase and/or lease more warehouse space
[B]The use of just-in-time means Coke does not have reliable demand for its product
[C]The just-in-time system will allow Coke to expand its product line without requiring additional investments
[D]The just-in-time system will allow Coke to operate with very low inventory levels