YOUR SEARCH :
     Product Type: Cases (remove)

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 3174 MATCHES.      PAGE 7 of 318    Items 61-70 of 3174    3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 NEXT »
Show 50 results per page


sort results by:   Best Match   Most Downloaded   Highest Rated   Publication Date

KTDAL – Building Sustainability through Inclusion

Authors: Satish, D.; Kumar, M. V. Nagendra
Product Type: Cases
Source: IBS Hyderabad
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 55 views

Kenya Tea Development Agency Limited (KTDAL) follows a unique model under which small tea farmers are shareholders. The KTDAL business model, which has made small farming viable, can be replicated to address some of the basic issues and challenges facing the developing world, which has millions of small farmers. However, the model has been facing tough challenges of late. Amidst this uncertainty, some farmers have called for abandoning KTDAL...

Click here for more

The Rise of a New Industry: Business Model Innovation at the Intersection of Energy and Mobility

Authors: Bohnsack, René; van Heemstra, Pico
Product Type: Cases
Source: Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics, Portugal, and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 35 views

Two industries that have experienced pressure towards being more environmentally responsive in the past, the automotive industry and the energy industry, are converging due to the emergence of electric cars. The Dutch subsidiary of Cofely is therefore searching for new business models at the intersection of energy and e-mobility. In the Netherlands, a front runner of sustainable mobility, firms and other stakeholders are increasingly identifying the essential role electric vehicles can have for a balanced and sustainable energy system in the future.

Click here for more

Guayakí: Securing Supplies, Strengthening the Mission

Authors: Russo, Michael V.; Crooke, Michael
Product Type: Cases
Source: University of Oregon
Publication Year: 2015

[This document has not yet been rated] 30 views

The case reviews the rise of Guayakí, a company that sells energy drinks produced with leaves from Yerba Mate trees, and a significant decision it now faces. Guayakí’s drinks offer a natural alternative in the energy drink industry, which is dominated by large players selling products mainly made from water and chemicals. From the beginning, Guayakí has had a commitment to social justice and environmental restoration in South America. As Guayakí has grown and begun to require increasing amounts of mate, its model of social engagement with communities is coming under pressure. How can it acquire enough mate to fuel its growth and yet still retain its social and environmental programs?

Click here for more

Silver Cloud, Inc.: Charles Lake Mill (A, B)

Author: Horniman, Alexander B.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Darden School of Business
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 527 views

Silver Cloud, an industry leader, had acquired the Charles Lake Mill whose management accommodated union demands. As management gave in to union demands, the mill quickly developed a reputation within the industry as a labor-relations nightmare…

Click here for more

Fair & Lovely vs. Dark Is Beautiful

Authors: Deshpande, Rohit; Chaturvedi, Saloni
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 599 views

The sale of fairness creams continues to contribute to over 50% of the facial care market in India. Given this, what should Women of Worth do to fight skin-color based discrimination?

Click here for more

The Fall of the "Fabulous Fab"

Authors: Soltes, Eugene F.; Byrnes, Nanette
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2014

[This document has not yet been rated] 43 views

Fabrice Tourre, a mid-level trader at Goldman Sachs, seeks to understand how he was one of the only executives of any Wall Street firm held accountable in the aftermath of the financial crises…

Click here for more

American Electric Power: Facing the Challenges of Distributed Generation

Authors: Vietor, Richard H.K.; White, Hilary
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 179 views

American Electric Power, like most utilities in the USA, is currently exposed to distributed generation and the problem of net-metering. Solar installations in particular have been heavily subsidized, by the state and by regulation, which does not allow grid operators to to recover their fixed costs. This results in stranded assets and cross-subsidies from poor to rich.

Click here for more

Greening Walmart: Progress and Controversy

Authors: Henderson, Rebecca; Weber, James
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 213 views

In 2005, Walmart, the world's largest retailer, launched a sustainability initiative aimed at reducing waste and making the company more environmentally and socially conscious. Students can explore whether Walmart is making these changes to improve its battered public image, improve its bottom line, or because it is the right thing to do.

Click here for more

Lululemon Athletica: An Ethical Fashion Brand?

Authors: Samantarai, Munmun; Perepu, Indu
Product Type: Cases
Source: IBS Center for Management Research
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 234 views

Since its inception, Lululemon had emphasized sustainable business and operating in an ethical manner. But over the years, the company became mired in several controversies, ranging from false claims about the presence of seaweed in its clothing, to the presence of lead in some of its products, transparent yoga pants, etc, which made even loyal customers shy away from the brand. The company’s problems were compounded by ill-judged remarks made by Wilson, whose opinions on child labor, women’s dressing, and career-oriented women, had a negative impact on the company…

Click here for more

Pricing Carbon: The Birth of British Columbia's Carbon Tax (Case & Sequel)

Authors: Lee, Henry; Datla, Anjani
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Kennedy School
Publication Year: 2016

[This document has not yet been rated] 167 views

In 2008, British Columbia became one of the few jurisdictions in the world to successfully implement a comprehensive carbon tax. Every dollar raised from the tax would be returned to BC residents and businesses in the form of personal income and corporate tax cuts. This case provides an insider's account of how the carbon tax was designed, with the strong role Premier Gordon Campbell played in its creation. It also explores political and other challenges the government faced when designing and implementing the tax.

Click here for more

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 3174 MATCHES.      PAGE 7 of 318    Items 61-70 of 3174    3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 NEXT »

Search for
Teaching Materials