the following problems: What are the advantages of designing the supply chain, as opposed to allowing it to develop over time, according to business demands?

This document of ISCOM 424 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 shows the solutions to the following problems:

What are the advantages of designing the supply chain, as opposed to allowing it to develop over time, according to business demands? What are the potential disadvantages of using a design process? How can some of them be prevented?