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Company case by BearingPoint
A car park and parking lot operator pursues the strategic goal of exploiting new sources of income via digital business models. As part of this initiative, a MVP (Minimal Viable Product) was developed for a parking app that enables users to search and pay for paid parking spaces. The managing dir ... (Open whole case)
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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 ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by EY-Parthenon
A leading online real estate marketplace in Germany – your-new-home.com – is struggling with stagnating sales after many years of high growth rates. In a preliminary project with EY-Parthenon, the market environment has already been examined in detail – competitors, new entrants, c ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by zeb
The bank "His Earlship Charles", a domestic retail and private bank is in a difficult situation. Profits have been declining over the past years due to the ongoing low interest rates set by the central bank. Additionally, the bank is suffering from a decreasing number of customers. The boa ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by Oliver Wyman
I’m thinking about setting up a wine cellar in my basement. The way I see it, shelf space would be divided into two sections: (1) a “drinking” section where I store bottles for my own consumption and (2) an “investment” section where I store bottles that I intend t ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by Oliver Wyman
TrainCo is a manufacturer of rolling stock, or trains, with production sites in three European countries. The company has seen declining profitability over the past years; however, they are currently in a very good position to bid for and win a big contract for regional trains for a Swiss national r ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by DHL Consulting
A friend of yours recently got promoted to the position of director of a university library. Yesterday, your friend received a call from the Ministry of Education, who offered him to be part of a national RFID pilot with his library. As your friend is unsure if he should pursue this option, he asks ... (Open whole case)
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Company case by DHL Consulting
You have been hired to support the owner of a bike-shop as a business consultant. The bike-shop has suffered a significant revenue decline during the last year, and now the owner would like you to assess the situation and options for the way forward. They want to know last year’s profi ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Emily
Our client (FastFood Co) is a fast food company that has > 20 restaurants in the city. Since COVID-19, the business has encountered significant challenges, with operating income drops to negative.  The client wants us to help them turn around the business. How would you help them?  ... (Open whole case)
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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. ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Jonas
A medium sized butchery company from the US with a limited product portfolio has experienced declining profits in the last years. Advise the CEO on where the problem comes from and develop solutions to improve his situation. ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Francesco
Our client is a BlissOttica, an Eyewear Manufacturer that is looking to reach a 10% increase in profits. How would you help our client? ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Antonello
A wealthy client has recently bought an island in the Caribbean. She has engaged us to identify possible uses for her new island. ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Adi
Full Bloom is loved online florist based in UK. They have 5 experience retail stores around the country. They are a mid-sized company with 350 employees all based in UK and pride themselves on excellent customer experience. Over the past year, Full Bloom invested £300,000 to ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Gaurav
Your client is ‘Muse 19’, a Museum in Paris with a large collection of 19th century artifacts, predominantly paintings and sculptures. The museum is run by a non-profit organization based in France. The museum is quite popular amongst students, artists and tourists. Last year the museum ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Giulia
Your client is a US-based manufacturer of branded cookies, Gumbread Inc. The client realized that their sales have declined in recent years. The client wants to know what they should do to do drive sales again. ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Gaurav
CleanAll, a privately held company based in Nigeria, runs laundry outlets in 5 regions across the country. The company is engaged in 3 businesses: Machine based cloths washing Hand washing of delicate cloths Cloth ironing The company owners are concerned because of s ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Joe
Our client is a global fast food restaurant that offers a wide range of breakfast and rest of day products including burgers, salads, fries, and beverages, and offers combo bundles. Over the last ~5 years in the US, our client has seen relatively flat guest count, but a decline in profitability ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Deniz
CoffeeWorks is one of the leading coffee retail chains in the UK. The client is planning to introduce reusable cups with an aim to decrease the consumption of single-use disposable cups. The main goal of the client is to enhance their brand image as a sustainable retailer without harming current pro ... (Open whole case)
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Expert case by Clara
Your client is the CEO of Heathrow airport (London), the busiest airport in Europe in terms of commercial traffic. Due to COVID-19, the airport's operations and hence, revenue streams, have been severely affected. The CEO asks for your help with the preparation of the upcoming Steerco, foc ... (Open whole case)
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