Understanding the dynamics of a supply chain is essential for businesses,
but learning first hand through trial and error can be costly! isee systems’
Beer Game lets you experience some of the dynamics in a supply chain without
over expenditures or angry customers!
Beer Game places you in the position of a beer retailer who must maintain a
steady inventory in the face of uncertain demand. This interactive simulation game,
based on the classic board game, allows you to:
After 20 weeks of maintaining your product for the thirsty crowd, you can view your
results and gain insight on the supply chain system. Did your order logic match the
demand? Were your total expenditures inline with your sales? Were your customers happy?
Once you have become the master of the beer inventory, challenge yourself against an
automated retailer. Factor in the delay time from your wholesaler and freely change the
pattern of demand.
Beer Game is an excellent, easy-to-use tool that teaches supply chain dynamics.
After one round of managing inventory, players will gain valuable knowledge about
this complex system. See how well you can do at the Beer Game!