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On Shelf Availability: Retail’s Ongoing Challeng

 

By Jim Prewitt

MS.GSCM

Class of 2015


ROBOTIC BRAINS

 

 

“Robotic Brain ‘Learns” Skills from the Internet,” BBC News 26 August 2014: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-28936436

OVERALL: this article is fairly neutral, providing straightforward information on the project.

 

Coffee Rivalry: Starbucks v. Juan Valdez

With the July opening of a Starbucks flagship in Bogota, Colombia—followed soon after by the arrival of a Juan Valdez outpost in Miami—news outlets began buzzing about an international “rivalry” in the coffee world. Corporate giant Starbucks, on the one hand, has built its location as a joint venture with Latin American based companies Alsea and Colcaffe. Juan Valdez, meanwhile, is backed by the Colombian Coffee Growers’ Association (Procafecol).

Singapore- The Future of Infrastructu

 

Can corporate profit and corporate social responsibility (CSR) coexist?

DSO 557B Blog 2 – CSR

Prepared for Dr. Vyas by Team 1 – Smith, Canario, Prewitt, Walker, Byun, Botts, Reed, Mosqueda

October 2014

 

 

In most situations, corporate profits and social responsibility can coexist. However, “can” implies subjectivity and forces you to ask yourself how and under what circumstances profit and CSR can coexist.

 

Los Angeles Infrastructure: Size Matters

 

Tesla: Off the Coast & into the Desert

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Stirring Competition in Big Coffee

With the July opening of a Starbucks flagship in Bogota, Colombia—followed soon after by the arrival of a Juan Valdez outpost in Miami—news outlets began buzzing about an international “rivalry” in th

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