Awesome Inc. just launched the new product K53 - the super seller in the market. The inventory is really tight for deliveries this week. The regional manager needs to plan equitable distribution of inventory to make sure 1. There is no loss of sale 2. There is minimum inventory left by the end of the holiday week.
Just imagine a large computer brand. In a country like India, large computer brands will have over 1000 stores - spread over 600 cities. Store Auditors visit the stores to collect critical information - information that will ensure that the Customer Experience is uniform across the stores.