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Wegmans food market is the largest private U.S national and regional grocery store with 91 stores distributed among six states in U.S with more than 46,000 employees (Company Overview, n.d.). It is a family owned business that was founded in 1916 and it is headquartered located in Rochester. Wegmans has a philosophy of dealing, interacting with their customers, and reaching them through their employees ( Ebert & Griffin , 2014). It is a business model as it shows that company can invest, develop, innovate, and profit. From the Wegmans case analysis, I find that Wegmans required distinguishing between non-control problems and control problems to overcome any operational risk might occur. From the case, the HR department has a control on financial problems, workers engagement, consumer loyalty, confidence in business profitability. While the bad weather, nature disaster, traffic jam, accident, increase disease and school termination are out of Wegmans’ control. However, the problem shows in this case is that Wegmans has the higher remuneration and work costs than most U.S national and
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  • Winter '16
  • Jana Ford
  • Business, Supermarket, Grocery store, Safeway Inc., Whole Foods Market, Wegmans Food Markets

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