Gillermo Furniture Store

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2 Guillermo Furniture Store Guillermo Furniture Store Concepts Paper Guillermo Navallez has made furniture for years; he is the owner of Guillermo Furniture (GF) Store located in Sonora, Mexico. Sonora Mexico is a beautiful vacation spot; also recognize as a large furniture manufacturing location in North America. The area had a good supply of timber for the variety of tables and chairs. Guillermo priced his handcrafted products at a slight premium for the quality they represented because labor was relatively inexpensive. In the 1990s two events combined causing a large dent in Guillermo business. A new competitor from overseas entered the furniture market and the sleepy communities in Sonora woke up as one of the largest retailers in the nation’s headquarters emerged nearby, and its influence had expanded considerably (University of Phoenix, 2010). As a result GF store is facing shrinking profit margins, and increasing cost. Guillermo can take advantage of different financial environment concepts and principles currently available on his market. Competitive Economic Advantage A competitor, currently operating only in Norway, has been looking for channels to distribute in North America. This second potential rival; however, did not operate furniture outlets favoring instead to rely on chain distributors. Perhaps Guillermo could coordinate his
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2011 for the course ECON 123 taught by Professor Juan during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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