REI sells outdoor equipment in a manner that creates consumer trust. With a business and operating model that align like peanut butter and jelly, they are a successful company with a bright future.
“What they’ve done at Hostess should be a Harvard Business School case study on how to turn around a business” – Perella Weinberg Partners
The Boston Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics uses a private sector innovation model to promote more effective government. It is trailblazing the way for how cities are run, one app at a time.
Starbucks’ continued success is not just about the coffee, but about the close alignment between its business and operating models.
Does HBS have case about Zara? If yes, I can bet it is about supply chain that in alignment with business model makes Zara the undisputed leader in fashion retail industry with over $14.8 billion in annual sales and over $9.4 billion in brand value.
How Wayfair quietly became a $1 billion plus online retailer
Tailoritaly, a recently founded online fashion platform, relies on an existing network of manufacturers and on a JIT production process to offer high-quality, customized made-in-Italy products
Patagonia's Sustainability: How their efforts attract their core consumer, and make for a socially responsible business.
How is one the most hated airlines also one of the most successful? By having a tightly aligned business and operating model.
A deep understanding of its customers' behaviors allowed this Company to integrate its two seemingly independent businesses