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Norms and NationsSeptember 10, 2019Team #5: Greg Davis, Nicole Brooks, Brinasha FrazierMBA 630Unclassified
NBD is the tech branch of a company that specializes in design, branding andtheyproducts manufacturing.manufacturer products.There have been conflicts with members of theboard, so communications regarding product has been inefficient.There wasanInitially, anorderthatof 500,000 faux leather laptop caseswas placed with a Chinese supplier., that orderconsistedof 500,000 faux leather laptop cases.Instead, tThe Chinese supplierwho was incharge of the ordershippeddecidedthat they would supplyover300,000 real leathercasescasesin the shipmentand didnot.They didn’tnotify NBD ofthisthischangenor, and they did notcharge NBD for the real leather cases.Once the cases were shipped,It was after the caseshadshipped thatNBD realized the order was out of specification.cification.The supplier consideredthe change as a fulfillment of the order, but marketing materials were already printed thatspecified that the cases would be faux, and they indeed were not.Thepurpose of this report is togive a recommendation toNBD on how toVP’s decided to take the issue to the CEO to see thebest way toaddress the situationof the out of spec cases.No, theTheChinese supplier wasnotunethicalbyinshippingmore thanover300,000casesmade ofreal leather instead ofthefaux leather.NBD was aware of the concerns of itsmarket and target audience.They requested the faux leatheDue,r duetothereligious grounds ofits African and Asian markets,they requested fauxleather.When a company produces a product,it cannot be assumed that the product will be acceptable across all markets that it intends to sellto.Corporate Social Responsibility is a business practice that is used to keep companies awareand socially responsible.A company has a responsibility to uphold this practicenot onlyforitself,andthe image of business,but for thestakeholders, and the consumers thatwillpurchasesthe product.The Chinese supplier could have possibly not charged NBD for the real leatherUnclassified

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Faux pas, Leather, Artificial leather

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