• Zara Fast Fashion
    1. Features of Zara’s business model that affect its operating economics: • Zara owns much of its production and most of its stores, while competitors Gap and H&M own all of their stores but outsource all of their production. Benetton, on the other hand, owns all of its production but goes t...
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  • Zara Case
    Sung il Song BUAD 497 April 11, 2010 ZARA: Fast Fashion The advantage that ZARA carries is very unique in fashion industry and it travels globally very fast and well. From operations to distributions, all the process that is involved in fashion business, ZARA is outperforming most of t...
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  • Zara - It for Fast Fashion
    Zara - IT for Fast Fashion Management Information Systems EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The objective of this document is to discuss the issue of Inditex’s DOS-base IT infrastructure and how it affects Zara’s performance. Inditex is concerned about its IT infrastructure being antiquated and the po...
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  • Zara
    Journal of Economic Geography Advance Access published October 23, 2007 Journal of Economic Geography (2007) pp. 1–18 doi:10.1093/jeg/lbm035 Global sourcing: insights from the global clothing industry—the case of Zara, a fast fashion retailer Nebahat Tokatli* Abstract Until recently, Za...
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  • Zara
    CNN.com - Zara, a Spanish success story - June 15 2001 http://edition.cnn.com/BUSINESS/programs/yourbus... MAINPAGE EUROPE WORLD WEATHER BUSINESS markets market data technology tech markets currencies biz international SCI-TECH ENTERTAINMENT IN-DEPTH NEWS BRIEF SPORT Zara, a Spanish success...
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  • Zara
    Inventory Management of a Fast-Fashion Retail Network Felipe Caro ∗ J´r´mie Gallien ee † November 5, 2008 Abstract Working in collaboration with Spain-based retailer Zara, we address the problem of distributing, over time, a limited amount of inventory across all the stores in a f...
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  • Case Zara
    Zara: IT for Fast Fashion On a beautiful August night in 2003, Xan Salgado Badás and Bruno Sánchez Ocampo settled into seats at their favorite tapas bar in the Spanish city of La Coruña, ordered pulpo gallego (octopus Galician style), and resumed their argument. Salgado was the head of IT for In...
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  • Zara Business Case
    9-703-497 REV: DECEMBER 21, 2006 PANKAJ GHEMAWAT JOSÉ LUIS NUENO ZARA: Fast Fashion Fashion is the imitation of a given example and satisfies the demand for social adaptation. . . . The more an article becomes subject to rapid changes of fashion, the greater the demand for cheap products of...
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  • Zara
    Zara, a Spanish success story June 15, 2001 Posted: 4:37 AM EDT (0837 GMT) LONDON, England (CNN) -- In an era when clothing retailers outsource much of their manufacturing to developing countries, one Spanish company is having enormous success doing things differently. While retailers concentrate...
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  • Amancia Ortega Founded Zara
    Amancia Ortega founded Zara, a flagship clothing company of Inditex Group, in 1975.  Zara is headquartered in A Coruña, Spain and is the world’s second largest clothing retailer.  The first Zara featured low priced imitations of popular fashions which proved very successful and gave birth to th...
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  • Zara It
    ZARA: IT for Fast Fashion 1. Is Zara's use of IT different from similar firms? First, I would like to highlight Zara’s business model and their business practices which are different from its competitors, from which I will draw comparison on use of IT among these firms. Zara’s business...
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  • Zara Fast Fashion
    We can evaluate ZARA’s strategy by answering 4 basic questions about the business: |What BUSINESS is the company in? |Who will be its TARGETED CUSTOMERS? | |ZARA is in the business of international |ZARA targets the fashion conscious customer who | |fashion appar...
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  • Zara Case Study
    Inditex is a multinational clothing retailer and manufacturer. Inditex was formed as a holding company atop Zara, other retail chains, and a network of internally owned suppliers. There are about 650 Zara stores in 50 countries. Zara’s main competitors are H&M, GAP, and Benetton. Zara stores a...
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  • Zara Logistic
    Final Project: Zara Logistics Introduction Zara is a Spanish-based retail chain owned by the group Inditex who has taken a new approach in the industry and has completely changed the fashion world. Zara specializes in inexpensive fashions for women and men between the ages of 16 and 35. Zara ha...
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  • Zara Case Study
    INTRODUCTION The Inditex Corporation is found in the town of La Coruña in northern Spain. “The Cube”, is the central command of the Inditex Corporation, parent of game-changing clothes giant, Zara. With a blend of technology-enabled strategy, Zara seems to break all of the rules in the fash...
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  • Zara Fast Fashion
    1- With which of the international competitors listed in the case is it most interesting to compare Inditex's financial results? Why? What do comparisons indicate about Inditex's relative operating economics? Its relative capital efficiency? Note that while the electronic version of Exhibit 6 automa...
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  • Zara: Fast Fashion
    ZARA: Fast Fashion The Spanish retail chain Zara has unique supply chain management practices that enable it to gain a competitive advantage over other fashion retailers in the industry. Zara’s rapid response time enables the firm to quickly respond to changing fashions while deliberately under...
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  • Zara It for Fashion
    Executive Summary: My decision is to move forward with the POS terminal upgrade. The upgrade would help eliminate the risk that currently exists with the vendor who at any point in time may upgrade hardware that may no longer be compatible with the current DOS operating system. Such a risk would...
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  • Zara vs Gap
    orry, Zara. Gap's Got Game. by Liz Gunnison  Aug 12 2008 The Spanish company eclipses Gap as the world's biggest specialty retailer, but on closer inspection... A Zara store in China. The chain's owner, Inditex, surpassed Gap Inc. as the world's biggest specialty retailer in the second quarte...
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  • Zara
    Running Head: ZARA – IT FOR FAST FASHION Zara: IT Case Study Executive Summary The objective of this entire case study is to discuss the IT related issue of Inditex’s Zara, one of the fastest growing fashion retail stores in the world today and also the largest chain of stores of Indite...
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