Farmville – It’s Really a Supply Chain Game!

Several years ago my Granddaughter asked me to load FarmVille 2 – Country Escape on my iPad.  She was playing it and she wanted me to be able to play it together with her.  I eagerly obliged!

I don’t really play any other video games but Farmville caught my attention.  First and foremost was my Granddaughter’s desire to do this with me.  But I also found that the ability to grow your Farm by adding capabilities and features, by controlling the way in which you buy and sell things, and managing your inventory levels of all of the materials was both fun and interesting.

And then I realized it.  In playing FarmVille I was really just managing a digital Supply Chain!

Farmville was a Supply Chain game!!!

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