Case Study of Automobile Industry
Research on General Motors
Description of Automobile Industry: Automobile industry is the modern manufacturing industry including commercial vehicles (CVs), cars, three-wheelers and two-wheelers segments.
The automotive industry has been playing a leading...
Starting, Running and Growing Business in Malaysia
University Putra Malaysia
Table of Content
Introduction ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 3
1. Read the following from the textbook and be prepared to discuss in class:
Chapter 9: Diversification: Strategies for Managing a Group of Businesses.
Chapter 10: Strategy, Ethics, and Social Responsibility.
Chapter 11: Building an Organization Capable of...
GLOBAL STRATEGIC THINKING
SATURDAYS (23rd May 2009 to 20th June 2009; 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM)
Instructor: Ravi Chinta 409 Schott Hall
Phone: 513-262-5512, Fax: 513-745-4383
Office Hours: by appointment
CASE FOR ANALYSIS ~ SHOE CORPORATION OF ILLINOIS
OVERVIEW: This case deals with a manufacturer of women’s shoes that purposely changes styles frequently to take advantage of the flexibility of a small organization. However, decision making in the organization follows such a convoluted pattern t...
In Malaysia, there are actually 3 different Malaysia airlines companies which are providing airline services to its customers. These 3 airline companies are Malaysia Airline, Air-Asia and Berjaya-Air. In reality, these 3 different airline companies provide dif...
As the use of household batteries is on the rise due to increased development of high-drain devices such as cameras, Bob Falconi, vice-president of sales and marketing for Spectrum Brands Canada Inc, is considering whether or not to pursue the...
The World Food Programme and the International Fund for Agricultural Development are in a strategic alliance in India to develop replicable models of sustainable household level food security. Both agencies work closely with the national and state governments, civil society institutions an...
Case: Dell Computer Corporation: Investment in Malaysia as a Global Strategic Tool
Dell Computer Corporation was the one of the world’s largest direct sales computer company in the world. The company was founded in 1983 by Michael Dell in his dorm room at the Universi...
KFC began with Colonel Harland Sanders. He discovered his penchant for cooking when he was only 9 years old. Through the years he grew up to become a personage the world knows as Colonel Sanders, founder of KFC.
He reached celebrity status in 1952, when he decided to franchise his famous Kentucky F...
BUSINESS POLICY SPRING TERM 2012
Questions for the Next Several Cases
Friday, February 24
Case: Competition among NA Warehouse Clubs (case 4 in text)
1. What is competition like in the North American wholesale club industry? Which of the five competitive forces...
THE PALM OIL INDUSTRY IN MALAYSIA
From Seed to Frying Pan
Prepared for WWF Switzerland by TEOH Cheng Hai, Hon. Advisor, Plantation Agriculture, WWF Malaysia, 49, Jalan SS 23/15. Taman SEA, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia November 2002
The Palm Oil Industry in Malaysia: From Seed to F...
Management Strategy Case Questions
Case 5: Panera Bread Company
1. What is Panera Bread’s strategy? Which of the four generic competitive strategies discussed in Chapter 3 most closely fit the competitive approach that Panera Bread is taking? What specific kind of competitive advantage is Pa...
The Malaysian Economy in 2007
3 8 9 11 22 25 31 44 The International Economic Environment in 2007 Overview Domestic Demand Conditions Sectoral Review White Box: Development of a Vibrant and Sustainable Microfinance Industry Prices and Employment External Sector White Box: Development of Small and M...
Figure 1.0 The MAS Way
Malaysia Airlines (MAS) is the national airline of Malaysia. It serves diverse international and local destinations. There are only five airlines awarded a 5-star rating by Skytrax besides Asiana Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlin...
Kellogg Brown & Root in Nigeria Corruption Case
The firm Halliburton acquired Dresser Industries in the year of 1998. Among Dresser’s businesses was M. W. Kellog, which was combined with an existing Halliburton business and renamed Kellog Brown and Root. By that time, Kellog was expecting to buil...
Sunbeam has offered innovative products to household families for over 100 years and is a publicly traded company. In 1910 Sunbeam introduced their first iron. In 1930 Sunbeam introduced the Mixmaster stand mixer. The mix master stand mixer became the single most...
Hobart was founded in 1897 as Hobart Electric Manufacturing Company in Troy, Ohio, by CC Hobart. To increase motor sales, the company attached their motors to coffee mills and meat grinders, creating a powered food production machine.
The company reorganized i...
Visiting Research Fellow Monograph Series
This series aim at disseminating the results of research done by Visiting Research Fellows at the Institute of Developing Economies. However, no part of this paper may be quoted without the permission of the author, since some of the results may be prelimi...
MITEL CORPORATION: THRIVING ON CHANGE IN THE R&D DIVISION
PREPARED FOR: Professor Harvey Kolodny, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto PREPARED BY: Inta Cinite, PhD cand., School of Business, Carleton University Date: May 1999; Revised: November, 1999