Emerson Electric was humming along in the early 1980s when it got a jolt of reality: Suddenly, it was losing valuable business to global competitors. An excerpt from the new book Performance Without Compromise.
Content: Case Study | Authors: Charles F. Knight, Davis Dye | Source: Harvard Business School (HBS) Working Knowledge | Subject: International | Industry: Manufacturing | Company: Emerson Electric
By getting lean, vertical, and global, a Singaporean contract manufacturer became the biggest tech company you’ve never heard of.
Content: Case Study | Author: Jeff Ferry | Source: strategy+business | Subject: Operations | Industry: Manufacturing | Company: Flextronics