The Distribution Game
The Distribution Game is a web-based simulation of a distribution system that offers 6 different games. Players control shipments from a suppler and a central warehouse. The goal is to cost effectively manage the flow of goods to satisfy random customer demands at multiple locations. The exercise is designed to be done in a 2 hour microcomputer laboratory.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Executable Program
Date Added to MERLOT: January 21, 2002
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 23, 2014
Submitter: Susan Moncada
Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: It works best on Mozilla Firefox or Safari. There are memory problems using it with Windows Internet Explorer.
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure