Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to help students understand how manufacturing and service companies can maximize their competitive advantage. The Porter Model is discussed as a method to categorize and assess businesses and industries. Please utilize the last bullet for report/content
Write use the last bullet and a 200-300 report in which you address Porter’s Model and NAICS of Walmart following:
- Examine and discuss competitive strategies that manufacturers can use to gain competitive advantage.
- Appraise costing and financial strategies for manufacturing and service companies.
- Identify value chain strategies for both manufacturing and service companies.
- Discuss (Porter’s Model) and categorize (NAICS) the industry of a company the Learning Team selects.
Cite 1 or 2 scholarly references, including at least one peer-reviewed reference from the University Library.