Read the case study of Rocky Plain Brewing Ltd and Gilpin Printing in Chapter 15 of Purchasing and Supply Management, pages 473-475.
Answer the following questions in your discussion of 700 words:
- Explain what the Rocky Plains could have done to avoid a failed supplier relationship with Gilpin.
- Explain the type of supplier performance and financial health measurements of Gilpin could have been used to identify issues before troubles occured between the organizations.
- Address the factors that should be used to make the decision to switch suppliers.
- Identify a potential plan to resolve the issues with Gilpin Printing.
Format your paper according to APA standards for a 400-level course.