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Unformatted text preview: 2 - 1 Operations Strategy in a Global Environment MAN 4504 MAN 4504 Adam Munson Adam Munson 2 - 2 Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Firm Country Component Latecoere France Passenger doors Labinel France Wiring Dassault France Design and PLM software Messier-Bugatti France Electric brakes Thales France Electrical power conversion system and integrated standby flight display Messier-Dowty France Landing gear structure Diehl Germany Interior lighting 2 - 3 Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Firm Country Component Cobham UK Fuel pumps and valves Rolls-Royce UK Engines Smiths Aerospace UK Central computer system BAE SYSTEMS UK Electronics Alenia Aeronautics Italy Upper center fuselage & horizontal stabilizer Toray Industries Japan Carbon fiber for wing and tail units 2 - 4 Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Firm Country Component Fuji Heavy Japan Center wing box Industries Kawasaki Heavy Japan Forward fuselage, Industries fixed section of wing, landing gear well Teijin Seiki Japan Hydraulic actuators Mitsubishi Heavy Japan Wing box Industries Chengdu Aircraft China Rudder Group Hafei Aviation China Parts 2 - 5 Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Some Boeing Suppliers (787) Firm Country Component Korean Aviation South Wingtips Korea Saab Sweden Cargo access doors 2 - 6 Global Strategies Global Strategies Boeing sales and production are worldwide Benetton moves inventory to stores around the world faster than its competition by building flexibility into design, production, and distribution Sony purchases components from suppliers in Thailand, Malaysia, and around the world 2 - 7 Global Strategies Global Strategies Volvo considered a Swedish company but until recently was controlled by an American company, Ford. The current Volvo S40 is built in Belgium and shares its platform with the Mazda 3 built in Japan and the Ford Focus built in Europe. Haier A Chinese company, produces compact refrigerators (it has one-third of the US market) and wine cabinets (it has half of the US market) in South Carolina 2 - 8 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 0 | | | | | | | | | | | 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 (est*) Year Percent Growth of World Trade Growth of World Trade Figure 2.1 Collapse of the Berlin Wall 2 - 9 Some Multinational Some Multinational Corporations Corporations % Sales % Assets Outside Outside Home Home Home % Foreign Company Country Country Country Workforce Citicorp USA 34 46 NA Colgate- USA 72 63 NA Palmolive Dow USA 60 50 NA Chemical Gillette USA 62 53 NA Honda Japan 63 36 NA IBM USA 57 47 51 2 - 10 Some Multinational Some Multinational Corporations Corporations % Sales % Assets Outside Outside Home Home Home % Foreign Company Country Country Country Workforce ICI Britain 78 50 NA Nestle Switzerland 98 95 97 Philips Netherlands 94 85 82 Electronics Siemens Germany 51 NA 38 Unilever Britain & 95 70 64 Netherlands 2 - 11...
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course MAN 4504 taught by Professor Benson during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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