Tork Corporation: Competitive Cost Analysis

Darden Business Publishing Cases

ISSN: 2474-7890

Publication date: 20 January 2017

Abstract

This disguised case examines the issue of outsourcing to a low-cost country based on a thorough analysis of competitive cost drivers. The case demonstrates that labor cost is only one potential advantage and that transportation cost and other factors could more than offset labor savings in some product lines.

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Laseter, T. and Hammer, J. (2017), "Tork Corporation: Competitive Cost Analysis", Darden Business Publishing Cases. https://doi.org/10.1108/case.darden.2016.000328

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University of Virginia Darden School Foundation

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