Explain the importance of the product design process.

Write a 1,050 to 1,400-word paper in which you describe the impact of product design on operations and supply chain strategy. Include the following:

  • Explain the importance of the product design process.
  • Describe the connection of designing new products and their relationships to production processes.
  • Evaluate strategic options in process planning, including whether or not to outsource.
  • Articulate the differences between products and services.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.