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Vertical integration

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Vertical integration

  1. 1. Vertical Integration Presented by Gwendolyn Gonzalez
  2. 2. Learning Objectives At the end of this video, you will be able to:  Identify when a company should take the risk to integrate vertically.  Understand the risk that companies face when deciding to integrate vertically.
  3. 3. Vertical Integration What? A business strategy used by a firm to gain companies from previous supplier or distributor Where? In Business/ Hospitals Who? CEO and Leadership Team
  4. 4. What is the benefit of knowing this? • Vertical Integration can be beneficial to all companies. • Understand what risk are implicated when a company decides to Integrate vertically
  5. 5. Vertical Integration Advantages  Gives you control over your firm  Competitive advantages Disadvantage  The cost  Most companies don’t recommend it
  6. 6. Real-World Example #1 • Vertical Integration Comes to Health Care
  7. 7. Real-World Example #2 Why Competing with Apple is so Difficult
  8. 8. Learning Objectives’ Review  Identify when a company should take the risk to integrate vertically.  Understand the risk that companies face when deciding to integrate vertically.
  9. 9. Thank you for watching! • For more information, contact me via LinkedIn: • Gwendolyn Gonzalez • www.linkedin.com/in/gwendolyn-gonzalez

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