A big advantage of related diversification is that it

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A big advantage of related diversification is that
It offers ways for a firm to realize 1+1=3 benefits because the value chains of the different businesses present competitively valuable cross- business relationships
Which of the following best illustrates an economy of scope?
Being able to eliminate or reduce costs by combining related value-chain activities of different businesses into a
Based on Fig 8.1, which of the following would not be something to look for in identifying a diversified company’s strategy?
The generic competitive strategy each business is employing
For there to be reasonable expectations of producing added long-term shareholder value, a move to diversify into a new business must pass which of the following tests?
The attractiveness test, the cost of entry test, and the better-off test
Strategic fit between two or more business exists whenever one or more activities comprising of value chains of different businesses are sufficiently similar to present opportunities
To transfer competitively valuable expertise or technology or resources from one business to another and/or combine the related value chain activities of

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