Wal-Mart Stores Inc: Dominating Global Retailing Comprehensive Case

Wal-Mart Stores Inc: Dominating Global Retailing Comprehensive Case

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc: Dominating Global Retailing
Comprehensive Case Analysis

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Table of Contents

1. Wal-Mart Short Case Analysis
I. Wal-Mart Mission Statement
II. Strategic Issue
III. Subordinates Issues
IV. Recommendation Strategy
2. SWOT Analysis
I. Strengths
II. Weaknesses
III. Opportunities
IV. Threats
3. External Environmental Analysis
I. General Environmental Analysis
i. Economic
ii. Demographic
iii. Socio-Culture
iv. Global
v. Technological
vi. Political/Legal
II. Industry Environmental Analysis
4. Competitor Environmental Analysis
I. Direct, Indirect, & Potential Competitors
II. Reaction Competitors to Strategy
5. Financial Analysis
6. Plagiarism Statement
7. References

(1). Short Case Analysis
Wal-Mart Mission Statement
Wal-Mart is the largest retailer in the world, responsible on guarantee customer satisfaction under one roof by providing a wide array of products at reasonable prices and superior hospitality, effectively using technology to maintain low cost, enhances suppliers efficiency and relationship, dedicated in recruiting, rewarding, and retaining employees of good moral standing by providing benefits for excellent performance, clean environments to work in, and equal opportunity for all individual.

Strategic Issue
The strategy issue with Wal-Mart is their business model that is extreme focus on cost-effective to increase profit. To achieve this goal, they break the law, cheat their workers, suppliers or treat them miserably and play local communities (retailers) against each other to extract tax concessions and other benefits.

Subordinate Issues
1. Wal-Mart unfair treatment in wages and worker rights of all its employees including retirement benefits, health care,...

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