View All num of num See all Photos Amazon.com www.amazon.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 4.6k Reviews 11k Salaries 6.0k Interviews 10k Jobs Follow Add Interview Follow Add Interview 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 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 2014-06-19 Interviews > Supply Chain Intern > Amazon.com Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.