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9 this analysis requires an example preferably an n wal-mart’s discount store operation (harvard business school case no 9-387-018) n wal-mart stores, inc (harvard business school case no 9-794-024) this is the end of the preview. Your product will be shipped to its final destination to arrive in 2 business days or faster if your order is placed before the 11 am pst cutoff time, then it will ship that day and arrive 2 business days later. Key concepts value chain economies of scale economies value chain, economies of scale, economies of scope extending the concepts: porter, sources of competitive advantage class 6: cost advantage case: wal-mart stores discount operations (9-387-018) wal-mart-tablesxls spreadsheet.
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