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SWOT and Porter Five Forces Analysis of Royal Dutch Shell

| January 25, 2013

  Abstract Royal Dutch Shell Plc is the second largest oil company with global operations in more than 80 countries and more than 30 refinery plants. The company has a registered office in London, United Kingdom and headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands and was ranked number one with a market capitalization of 135,511.7million US Dollars […]

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Strategic Analysis of Marks and Spencers Plc (M&S)

Strategic Analysis of Marks and Spencers Plc (M&S)

| December 20, 2012

  Abstract: This report critically analyses how the external and internal factors affect the strategies of M&S and modifies its business strategies. Even though M&S has good strategy and marketing plans they haven’t used it to their advantage. It also tells how the macro and micro environment affect their strategy and their plan. The report […]

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Strategic Analysis (PESTEL, SWOT and Five Forces) of Ford Automobile

| December 20, 2012

  Introduction What is global marketing Global Marketing is the function of critical marketing assume to all feature of the business’s brand or applicability. If your business’s brand or applicability needs to be approach settled, then our imperative marketing dispensations are important to highlighting, composing and then eliminating an prosecutable design.

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SWOT and Accounting Analysis of ASDA

| December 20, 2012

  Introduction BACKGROUND  OF ASDA ASDA stores limited was founded as Associated Dairies and Farms Limited in 1949 and it is basically an abbreviation of Asquith and Dairies (ASDA). In 1965 ASDA gets merged with the Asquith chain of three supermarket and Associated Dairies. ASDA introduced his first concept of the superstore in 1965. In […]

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Strategic Analysis (SWOT, Porter and PESTEL) of Goldman Sachs

Strategic Analysis (SWOT, Porter and PESTEL) of Goldman Sachs

| December 20, 2012

  Introduction Background Goldman Sachs is a global investment banking, securities and investments managements  firm that provide financial services to a substantial and diversified client base, includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net worth individuals.

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Strategic Analysis (SWOT, PESTEL, Porter) of Premier Inn (Whitbread Plc)

Strategic Analysis (SWOT, PESTEL, Porter) of Premier Inn (Whitbread Plc)

| December 19, 2012

  Introduction 1. Premier Inn The Whitbread PLC story began in 1742 when Samuel Whitbread opened his first brewery. In 1750, Whitbread PLC moved to premises in Chiswell Street, London and was the first purpose-built mass-production brewery in Britain. Whitbread PLC became a well-known brand name in the brewery industry until 2001 when Whitbread PLC […]

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Strategic Analysis (SWOT and BCG Matrix) of Apple Inc

Strategic Analysis (SWOT and BCG Matrix) of Apple Inc

| December 14, 2012

Introduction In this project I am going to describe the Strategic and Marketing Plan of Apple Inc, Which is the biggest consumer electronics provider in the world. It provides wide range of consumer electronics in the market like MAC computers, IPOD, I Phone, LAPTOP, IPAD.  It has about 49,400 employs and over 240 Retails Store […]

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Business intelligence (BI)and business alignment, maturity and appropriate organisational diffusion models

| December 11, 2012

Background Companies invest millions of dollars in business intelligence (BI) systems to gain useful BI data that helps leaders/managers to make management decisions and build predictive models of what may or may not happen in order for the company to gain a greater competitive advantage. Implementing such systems is no easy task (CGI Group Inc. […]

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SWOT analysis of IKEA

| December 7, 2012

  Introduction The following essay is a critical analysis of two of Gareth Morgan’s metaphors in relation to a real organization that, over the course of the organization existence and expansion, has in some way applied these two metaphors for attaining success and sustainability. The metaphors that will be discussed for this study are the […]

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SWOT, PESTEL and Porter Analysis of Diggers Inc.

SWOT, PESTEL and Porter Analysis of Diggers Inc.

| December 7, 2012

  Introduction Market Orientation: Market orientation is the implementation of the marketing concept. Being oriented marketing is more than just being directed to the customer. It requires the full support of the organization, is fully implemented in the long term and, in fact, you may need a complete change in the culture of an organization.

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Financial analysis and comparison of PepsiCo and Coca-Cola

| December 6, 2012

  Introduction Together both PepsiCo and Coca Cola are both companies that are known around the world for their goods. For decades now, these companies have been competitive against each other to “do better than” the other one, what some would call the “cola wars”. They individually offer a assortment of soft drinks; regular, diet, […]

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Strategic Analysis (SWOT and PEST) of Elecdyne

Strategic Analysis (SWOT and PEST) of Elecdyne

| November 28, 2012

  SECTION 1   INTRODUCTION As it is written in the case study about Elecdyne that the company is actually facing problems and is unable to grow itself since the last 2 years. Elecdyne is a Japanese company based in Tokyo and was established in 1990. They initially started with 5 employs and now it […]

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Strategic Analysis (PESTEL, Porter and SWOT) of BMW

Strategic Analysis (PESTEL, Porter and SWOT) of BMW

| November 17, 2012

  Introduction When there prevails high level if dubiety due to intricacy or brisk changes, it becomes difficult to predict the external environmental that might affective the firm’s strategies. Thus scenario analysis is done to evaluate the likely views to predict the organizations future business environment (Heijiden, 2006). In order to reach this conclusion PESTEL […]

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Strategic Analysis (SWOT, Porter, PESTEL) of Barclays Group PLC

| November 16, 2012

  1. Introduction 1.1   Background Barclays group PLC is a big global financial provider operating in Europe, America, Australia, Asia, Middle East and Africa, which is engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate banking, investment banking, and wealth management. It made up Global Retail Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking, Wealth Management, each of which has a […]

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Strategic and SWOT Analysis of British Airways

Strategic and SWOT Analysis of British Airways

| November 16, 2012

  Introduction: Strategic planning is the process that an organization undertakes to ascertain its mission and way forward. Strategic planning helps an organization provide a direction to implement and achieve its objectives both in the short and the long run. It is nevertheless very significant to comprehend and distinguish that every plan that is chalked […]

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SWOT, Porter and PESTEL analysis of HSBC Holdings Plc

| November 13, 2012

Introduction The most important intention of the report is to investigate the business environment of HSBC Holdings PLC. HSBC Holdings also is one of the market leaders in today’s banking world. HSBC head office it can be found at London’s Canary Wharf on the HSBC tower.

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SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses of John Lewis Partnership

SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses of John Lewis Partnership

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Abstract This paper looks at John Lewis, a top retailer in theUKand a very successful brand in the EU region as a whole. It scans the environment in which John Lewis operates while scrutinizing the attractiveness and competitiveness of the retailing industry in theUnited Kingdom(Porter’s Five Forces analysis). The SWOT analysis is done to […]

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SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses for Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS)

SWOT Analysis and Porter’s 5 Forces analyses for Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS)

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

  This paper looks at the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS), one of the leading banks in the world and a very successful brand in the EU region. It examines the environment in which UBS operates while scrutinizing the attractiveness and competitiveness of the banking industry (Porter’s Five Forces analysis). The SWOT analysis is done […]

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Vodafone Group Plc SWOT Analysis and Porters Five Forces

Vodafone Group Plc SWOT Analysis and Porters Five Forces

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Vodafone Group Public Limited Company is the world’s leading mobile telecommunications company operating in more than five continents. The company runs its operations from two geo-regions: Europe, which includes Western Europe andGermany, and EMAPA, which includes Middle East, Africa,Asiaand the pacific. The European market is the largest accounting for close to 80 percent of […]

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SWOT analysis of Sainsbury’s Plc.

SWOT analysis of Sainsbury’s Plc.

| June 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

  Abstract Sainsbury’s is the third largest store chain inUKand 80th placed in FTSE 100 companies with market capitalisation of £ 5,457.35 million. The essay employs SWOT analysis to assess the strengths, opportunities, weaknesses and threats in relation to its strategy and operations in the UK and international markets with reference to its retail business. […]

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