Posts under Category: supply chain optimization

Amgen to Develop Treatment for Neonatal Congenital Disease

Case Type: new product, new technology; prioritization, optimization.
Consulting Firm: Trinity Partners first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: healthcare: pharmaceutical, biotech, life sciences.

Case Interview Question #01378: Our client, Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) is an American pharmaceutical company headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California. Focused on molecular biology and biochemistry, Amgen’s goal is to provide a healthcare solution based on recombinant DNA… Read the rest

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New World Collections Considers Offshore Outsourcing

Case Type: reduce costs; supply chain optimization; organizational behavior.
Consulting Firm: Mars & Co first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: financial services.

Case Interview Question #01340: In the United States, debt collection is the process of pursuing payments of debts owed by individuals or businesses. An organization that specializes in debt collection is known as a collection agency or debt… Read the rest

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LeGo Group Concerned by Rising Transportation Cost

Case Type: reduce costs; supply chain optimization.
Consulting Firm: Oliver Wyman first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: manufacturing; freight delivery, shipping services.

Case Interview Question #01339: Your client LeGo Group Inc. is an European widget manufacturing company based in Billund, Denmark. The company’s flagship product, LeGo, consists of colorful interlocking plastic widgets accompanying an array of gears, figurines, and various… Read the rest

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Heitz Cellars to Reduce Obsolete Marketing Materials

Case Type: Supply Chain Optimization; marketing.
Consulting Firm: Huron Consulting Group first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: alcohol.

Case Interview Question #01332: Our client Heitz Wine Cellars is a California winery located within Napa Valley east of the town of St. Helena. The estate amasses 375 acres of vineyard. Heitz Wine Cellars annually produces approximately 40,000 cases of wine and they… Read the rest

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