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Company case by Roland Berger
Sensorio Hightech GmbH is a leading manufacturer of technically advanced consumer electronics sensors based in Germany with EUR 500 m in revenues. It is a successfully growing affiliate with technically advanced consumer electronics sensors as its main business. Sensorio Hightech GmbH is looking at ... Sensorio Hightech GmbH is a leading manufacturer of technically advanced consumer electronics sensors based in Germany with EUR 500 m in revenues. It is a successfully growing affiliate with ... (Open whole case)
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Times solved
5.0
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by E.ON Inhouse Consulting
Climate change has become one of the biggest challenges in the 21st century, and with roughly 75% of all CO₂ emissions coming from energy, this sector plays a key role in the transition to a reduced carbon footprint. E.ON has taken up on the challenge to promote more sustainable and efficient energy ... Climate change has become one of the biggest challenges in the 21st century, and with roughly 75% of all CO₂ emissions coming from energy, this sector plays a key role in the transition to a ... (Open whole case)
3.1k
Times solved
4.4
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
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Company case by Bain & Company
Our client BeautyCo is a large European perfumery company with over 1,000 shops across Europe. However, BeautyCo has been struggling with declining profitability for some time and would like to work with us to understand what the causes and possible actions could be. Therefore, as a first step the c ... Our client BeautyCo is a large European perfumery company with over 1,000 shops across Europe. However, BeautyCo has been struggling with declining profitability for some time and would like ... (Open whole case)
13.9k
Times solved
3.6
< 100 Ratings
Beginner
Difficulty

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Company case by Whiteshield Advisory
This case is representative of the type of problems that a client might engage Whiteshield to help them with. Before asking you any questions about the case, I will give you the background that you will need. There are several issues that I would like to cover with you today; please do not be surpri ... This case is representative of the type of problems that a client might engage Whiteshield to help them with. Before asking you any questions about the case, I will give you the background t ... (Open whole case)
2.1k
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4.5
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
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Company case by Bayer AG
Our client is the US head of Bayer’s Pharmaceuticals divisionIn about 7 months’ time (beginning of 2020) the division expects to receive FDA approval to launch a tricyclic anti-depressant drug. While this apparently good news, the US Pharma organization is concerned over the market potential for thi ... Our client is the US head of Bayer’s Pharmaceuticals divisionIn about 7 months’ time (beginning of 2020) the division expects to receive FDA approval to launch a tricyclic anti-depressant dr ... (Open whole case)
6.2k
Times solved
3.2
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by E.ON Inhouse Consulting
The European Union pursues the target of lowering the CO₂ emissions of their residents. Therefore, the EU introduced a CO₂ tax to create incentives for consumers to switch to more climate friendly alternatives and stabilize carbon dioxide emissions. Accordingly, and as E.ON’s strategy focuses o ... The European Union pursues the target of lowering the CO₂ emissions of their residents. Therefore, the EU introduced a CO₂ tax to create incentives for consumers to switch to more climate fr ... (Open whole case)
1.7k
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4.5
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
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Company case by RWE Consulting
RWE has reliably supplied people and companies with electricity for more than 120 years with activities around the world with a clear focus on growth. The company is pushing the energy transition to climate neutrality with focus on renewable energy sources like offshore or onshore wind as well as ph ... RWE has reliably supplied people and companies with electricity for more than 120 years with activities around the world with a clear focus on growth. The company is pushing the energy trans ... (Open whole case)
15.5k
Times solved
3.1
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by Roland Berger
Onlinestar, an online retailer of furniture and garden products (core business), has grown significantly in recent years as a result of an expansion of its product portfolio. The company mainly imports goods from Chinese manufacturers but also operates its own production of cat lavatories (special b ... Onlinestar, an online retailer of furniture and garden products (core business), has grown significantly in recent years as a result of an expansion of its product portfolio. The company mai ... (Open whole case)
90.6k
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4.3
1.1k Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by Stern Stewart & Co.
The sporting goods manufacturer TIGER SE which is broadly positioned in Germany wants to increase its sales.The company is fully integrated along its value chain which means that the sporting goods are manufactured in-house and then sold to end consumers through its own distribution c ... The sporting goods manufacturer TIGER SE which is broadly positioned in Germany wants to increase its sales.The company is fully integrated along its value chain which means t ... (Open whole case)
28.2k
Times solved
3.9
300+ Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by Bain & Company
You have inherited the “Old Winery” from your grandfather, a winery that has been family-owned for five generations and can be dated back to the 16th century.Half of the eleven hectares are used to grow white grapes, the other half to grow red grapes. They are grown in a conventional way, i.e. they ... You have inherited the “Old Winery” from your grandfather, a winery that has been family-owned for five generations and can be dated back to the 16th century.Half of the eleven hectares are ... (Open whole case)
115.6k
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4.3
2.0k Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Company case by Oliver Wyman
Your client, large automotive OEM WyCar, has developed its first fully electric vehicle (EV) and introduced it as a pilot on the Austrian market last year. However, sales have been far below the expected numbers. The management has engaged you to support them in understanding the reasons and advise ... Your client, large automotive OEM WyCar, has developed its first fully electric vehicle (EV) and introduced it as a pilot on the Austrian market last year. However, sales have been far below ... (Open whole case)
120.0k
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4.4
6.6k Ratings
Intermediate
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Company case by Deloitte
Duraflex is a German footwear company with annual men’s footwear sales of approximately €1 b.They have always relied on the boot market for the majority of their volume. In this market they compete with three other major competitors.In the fall of 2019, Badger – one of Duraflex’s competitiors – laun ... Duraflex is a German footwear company with annual men’s footwear sales of approximately €1 b.They have always relied on the boot market for the majority of their volume. In this market they ... (Open whole case)
88.5k
Times solved
4.4
13.2k Ratings
Intermediate
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Expert case by Dennis
Your client is Alistair, a brew master from the east coast of the United States. He has developed a beer recipe he believes will revolutionize the beer drinking experience in the US. Alistair was able to convince his family and friends to invest in his business idea after letting them taste a sample ... Your client is Alistair, a brew master from the east coast of the United States. He has developed a beer recipe he believes will revolutionize the beer drinking experience in the US. Alistai ... (Open whole case)
100+
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0.0
< 100 Ratings
Beginner
Difficulty
Expert case by Ian
Estimate the number of people on the internet at this exact moment in time.Clarifying information:We can assume it is 11am ESTIt is a weekdayOn the internet means on their computer or their phone====================NOTE==========================Please make sure to check the video URL solution to get ... Estimate the number of people on the internet at this exact moment in time.Clarifying information:We can assume it is 11am ESTIt is a weekdayOn the internet means on their computer or their ... (Open whole case)
500+
Times solved
3.0
< 100 Ratings
Advanced
Difficulty
Expert case by Antonio
Your client, a private equity fund, is considering entry into the wine business through the acquisition of a vineyard called “Piumarolo” in Italy's renowned Piedmont region. Since this marks the fund's initial foray into this specific sector, they have engaged our team to conduct a preliminary marke ... Your client, a private equity fund, is considering entry into the wine business through the acquisition of a vineyard called “Piumarolo” in Italy's renowned Piedmont region. Since this marks ... (Open whole case)
700+
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5.0
< 100 Ratings
Beginner
Difficulty
Expert case by Ian
Note: If you have not already done so, first work through the 1st part of this case: https://www.preplounge.com/en/management-consulting-cases/candidate-led-usual-style/intermediate/mbb-climate-change-operations-285This case is designed to show you how a case can evolve/change based on new informati ... Note: If you have not already done so, first work through the 1st part of this case: https://www.preplounge.com/en/management-consulting-cases/candidate-led-usual-style/intermediate/mbb-clim ... (Open whole case)
400+
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5.0
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Expert case by Ian
A startup company specializing in last mile delivery with drones is determined to reach $20M in revenue while also becoming profitable. The company's innovation lies in leveraging drone technology to revolutionize the logistics sector, specifically focusing on last-mile delivery, which accounts for ... A startup company specializing in last mile delivery with drones is determined to reach $20M in revenue while also becoming profitable. The company's innovation lies in leveraging drone tech ... (Open whole case)
1.7k
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5.0
< 100 Ratings
Advanced
Difficulty
Expert case by Ian
Our client is Korean Car Parts (KCP), a multi-national original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of car parts based in Korea. They've recently seen a decline in profits and have brought us in to understand how to address this falling profitability.==================================== ... Our client is Korean Car Parts (KCP), a multi-national original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of car parts based in Korea. They've recently seen a decline in profits and have b ... (Open whole case)
5.4k
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4.3
< 100 Ratings
Beginner
Difficulty
Expert case by Cristian
Our client, Element Mobile (EM), is the largest German telecommunications provider, with an impressive supply chain comprised of dozens of suppliers, six distribution centres, and hundreds of stores. EM offers a variety of products to its 20 million customers, including sim cards, broadband, phones, ... Our client, Element Mobile (EM), is the largest German telecommunications provider, with an impressive supply chain comprised of dozens of suppliers, six distribution centres, and hundreds o ... (Open whole case)
4.3k
Times solved
4.5
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
Expert case by Agrim
Our client is NeuBank, a neobank in the US. A soccer stadium in Ohio is offering exclusive naming rights, and NeuBank is considering bidding for them. The client wants to understand the following:If this is a good idea?How much they should bid?How to make the deal a win-win?NOTE that this case is ve ... Our client is NeuBank, a neobank in the US. A soccer stadium in Ohio is offering exclusive naming rights, and NeuBank is considering bidding for them. The client wants to understand the foll ... (Open whole case)
1.1k
Times solved
5.0
< 100 Ratings
Intermediate
Difficulty
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