View All num of num See all Photos Amazon.com This employer has taken extra steps to respond to reviews and provide job seekers with accurate company information, photos, and reviews. Interested for your company?Learn More. www.amazon.com www.amazon.com Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 3.9k Reviews 11k Salaries 5.3k Interviews 11k Jobs Follow Add Review or Salary Follow Add Review or Salary Amazon.com 3934 Interview Question Supply Chain Intern Interview Amazon.com You have 3 warehouses. Warehouse A, Warehouse B, and Warehouse C. Place them anywhere and tell me why. Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Flag as Inappropriate Thank you! Your feedback has been sent to the team and we'll look into it. Oops! We're sorry but your feedback didn't make it to the team. Your input is valuable to us — would you mind trying again? Send Answer Interview Answer 1 Answer ▲ 0 ▼ Consider that warehouse A is located at (x,y)Calculate the lead time for serving DC1 at (x1,y1) from a warehouse (co-ordinates (x,y)) - this parameter is L1 (Optional: Rule out all the lead times that are greater than a pre-decided lead time)Add the demand forecast for the DC1 as to the total demand served D.Repeat this exercise for all DCs. Optimize this model for maximizing D and minimizing lead time L. You will decide where you place warehouse 1.Repeat the same exercise for W2 and W3 - make sure you zero the demand for all DCs served by W1 and then for W3 - W1 and W2. Tejas on 19 Jun 2014 Flag as Inappropriate Thank you! Your feedback has been sent to the team and we'll look into it. Oops! We're sorry but your feedback didn't make it to the team. Your input is valuable to us — would you mind trying again? Send Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.