Business Strategic Management Case Study (Too big? Coles, Woolworths and the other players in Australia’s retail industry) the article is attached. You need to prepare and submit a written strategic management report. In preparing this report, you need to analyse this case study demonstrating your ability to identify the strategic approaches (corporate, business and functional levels) and apply the relevant strategic management frameworks (for example, Porter’s 5-forces, environmental analysis, SWOT analysis, strategic group mapping) that have been covered in this course, with a view to generating feasible recommendations. In your report, you are required to cite at least 10 relevant references (excluding your textbook).
Journal articles would be preferable. Some of the leading journals in management area are Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Business Strategy, Long Range Planning, Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Australian Journal of Management, British Journal of Management, California Management Review, Harvard Business Review, Journal of Management, Journal of Organisational Behaviour, Business Horizons, Organisation Studies, Technovation.
For completing the strategic management report, you will need to use the case study posted on Blackboard, library catalogues, relevant web-sites, Google Scholar and electronic databases (e.g. Proquest) of journal articles.