• Relocation
    RIETI Discussion Paper Series 10-E-016 April 2010 Industrial Relocation Policy and Heterogeneous Plants Sorted by Productivity: Evidence from Japan Toshihiro OKUBO Kobe University and Eiichi TOMIURA Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, and Yokohama National University Abstract ...
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  • Case Memo 2
    Case Memo #2 In this assignment, students will read and analyze a case study. In response to the case study, students will write an analysis in business memo format, addressed to the Board of Directors for the company. The memo is written by the student acting as a hired consultant for the company...
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  • ellora times case
     Q1) Case Brief: Ellora Time Pvt. Ltd., a company based in Gujarat, India was the world’s largest manufacturer of clocks. Along with clocks, the company also manufactured calculators, telephones, timepieces and educational toys. Ajanta and Orpat were the two Ellora companies with a combined investment...
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  • BMGT365
    Directors for Electrocorp FROM: Yessica Alvarez, Chief Executive of Electrocorp RE: Analysis of possible plant relocation DATE:  October 2, 2013 INTRODUCTION:   The purpose of this case memo is fully administer an investigation in detail to determine if it is Electrocorp’s best interest to...
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  • The Case of the Plant Relocation
    THE CASE OF THE PLANT RELOCATION INTRO TO BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY January 5, 2006 During this day and age when people want it now and want it fast, one can only envision how to make the fast honest buck. Given the situation with shareholders demanding a higher return on their investment, the...
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  • Ex Situ Conservation
    Ex-situ conservation Ex-situ conservation means literally, "off-site conservation ". It is the process of protecting an endangered species of plant or animal by removing part of the population from a threatened habitat and placing it in a new location, which may be a wild area or within the care...
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  • Coloplast a/S Organization Challenges in Off-Shoring
    several issues and the first was the organizational structure. Due to changes in the organizational structure of its Danish and Hungarian production plants, misunderstandings arose between employees which resulted in serious of organizational and managerial challenges. However, the management resolved...
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  • Hondo
    Something’s rotten in Hondo A case study List of facts Key facts There are many key facts in this case study related to the situation. George, the plant manager of Ardnak Plastic inc. is emitting contaminants consistently above the EPA guidelines. Headquarters will not invest in new scrubbers...
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  • Hello
    Case 10-3 Restructuring Costs Pharma Co. is a U.S. subsidiary of a U.K. entity that prepares its financial statements in accordance with (1) U.S. GAAP for reporting to its U.S.-based lender and (2) IFRSs in reporting to its parent. Pharma Co. is in the process of restructuring a business line. As part...
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  • Eloctrocorp Plant Relocation
    The case of the plant relocation Options Continue operations in US Move operations to Mexico Move operations to Philippines Move operations to South Africa Facts ( Manufacturing of computer components for automobiles.) Complex hydro-carbons used to clean chips and other parts. Solvent...
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  • WhiteWater West Ltd. Case
     Case Hand-In: WhiteWater West Industries Submitted by: Ben Goodman Student Number: 0306298 Submitted to: Prof. Tannys Laughren November 14th, 2013 Executive Summary In August 1995, President Geoffrey Chutter of Richmond, British Columbia based WhiteWater West...
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  • The Case of the Plant Relocation
    The Case of the Plant Relocation By Karen Musalo Production costs are rising. Your company can make more money for shareholders by relocating your plants to a country with lower labour costs and fewer regulations. You are the chief executive of Electrocorp, an electronics company, which makes the onboard...
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  • Whitewater Industory Limited
    Geoffrey Chutter From: Financial Analyst Re: Analyzing Relocation of Fibreglass Moulding Manufacturing Facilities Context I have reviewed Specialties’ Financial Statements and cost budget for three location alternatives. The relocation is a big issue that would significantly affect our consolidated...
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  • Business & Mexico
    labor is cheaper in Mexico, there are other factors at play. Personally, I would not build a new plant due my labor prices already hindering my ability to keep up with everyone else. Although, buying a new plant would give me the ability to start from scratch, given my current situation it would not be beneficial...
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  • Midwest Education Case Study
    looking forward into investing a large sum of capital in Educational Training Aids (ETA). 1) Can Midwest education be selective in who it offers relocation benefits to? Companies which are running in the modern business and economic environment tend to come up with different strategies which might be...
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  • CASE STUDY
    QMT 725 Individual Assignment Two Due Date: 03 June 2014 Case Study 4-1 The popularity of Southwestern University's football program under its new coach, Bo Pitterno, surged in each of the 5 years since his arrival at the Stephenville, Texas, college. With a football stadium close to maxing out...
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  • ENV 333 ( Environmental Impact ) Entire Course
    project? Socioeconomic Factors. Marriott explains, “The discussion of land-use and development impacts are often combined with community effects, relocations, travel patterns, and economic effects under an umbrella term of socioeconomic impacts” (1997, p. 61). Choose one of these factors, which are found...
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  • Week1 Dq1
    To date, there have been no attempts by any union to organize the facility; however, there are rumors that an organizing drive may be focused on the plant during the next 12 months. While the company has officially agreed to remain neutral if there is an organizing campaign (as required in its vendor agreement)...
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  • Poletown Dilemma
    to General Motors regarding the site choice? Why? 4 How would you implement your recommendations? 4 Exhibit 1 Comparison of costs of setting up plants in Detroit and Mid-West 5 Exhibit 2 Linkages with the society across the value chain 5 Exhibit 3 – Categorization of Social Issues faced by GM 6 ...
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  • Case Study: Goodbye, Indiana - Hello, Mexico: the Whirlpool Plant Closing
    Activity 6.2 - Case Study: Goodbye, Indiana - Hello, Mexico: The Whirlpool Plant Closing Complete the answers to the six questions at the end of Case 30,“Goodbye, Indiana—Hello, Mexico: The Whirlpool Plant Closing”. pages 694-696 1. Was the Whirlpool plant closing just another “business decision,”...
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