Posts under Category: add capacity & growth

Mack Trucks Struggles to Grow in Emerging Markets

Case Type: new market, market entry; growth, increase market share.
Consulting Firm: Alvarez Marsal 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: automotive, motor vehicles.

Case Interview Question #01373: Our client is Mr. Martin Weissburg, CEO of Mack Trucks Inc., an American truck manufacturing company. Founded in 1900 as the Mack Brothers Company, the company manufactured its first truck in 1907 and adopted… Read the rest

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How to Expand a Local Microbrewery Nationally?

Case Type: add capacity & growth; marketing strategy.
Consulting Firm: Ernst & Young (EY) Advisory first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: food & beverages; tobacco & alcohol.

Case Interview Question #01356: A microbrewery or craft brewery is a brewery that produces small amounts of beer, typically much smaller than large-scale corporate breweries, and is independently owned. Such breweries are generally… Read the rest

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Six Flags Hatches Plan for a New Theme Park

Case Type: add capacity, growth; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: Entertainment; Sports, Leisure & Recreation.

Case Interview Question #01305: Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) is an amusement park corporation based in the United States. It is the largest amusement park company in the world, based on the number of properties owned,… Read the rest

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Capital One to Bring Revenue Growth Rate Back to 10%

Case Type: growth strategy; new product.
Consulting Firm: American Express first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: financial services; credit cards.

Case Interview Question #01297: Your client Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) is a large financial services company specializing in credit cards, auto loans, banking and savings products headquartered in McLean, Virginia. The company helped pioneer the mass marketing of… Read the rest

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