Carrefour's Exit from Japan

            
 
Strategic Management|Management Strategy |Business Strategy Case Study|Business Strategy|Case Study|Case Studies

ICMR HOME | Case Studies Collection

To download Carrefour's Exit from Japan case study (Case Code: BSTR185) click on the button below, and select the case from the list of available cases:

Business Ethics Case Studies | Case Study in Management, Operations, Strategies, Business Ethics, Case Studies

OR


Buy With PayPal

Amount to be paid:



Prefer to pay in another currency ?
Select Currency for Payment



Exchange Rates: Click Here
Delivery Details: Click Here

Business Strategy Case Studies
Case Studies Collection
Business Strategy Short Case Studies
View Detailed Pricing Info
How To Order This Case
Business Case Studies
Case Studies by Area
Case Studies by Industry
Case Studies by Company

Custom Search



Please note:

This case study was compiled from published sources, and is intended to be used as a basis for class discussion. It is not intended to illustrate either effective or ineffective handling of a management situation. Nor is it a primary information source.



Chat with us

Strategic Management Formulation, Implementation, & Control, 12e

Please leave your feedback

Leave Your Feedback

ICMR India ICMR India ICMR India ICMR India RSS Feed

Case Details:

Price:

Case Code : BSTR185 Electronic Format: Rs. 300;
Courier (within India):Rs. 25 Extra
Business Strategy | Case Study in Management, Operations, Strategies, Business Strategy, Case Studies

Themes

International Business | Globalization Business
Case Length : 16 Pages
Period : 2000-2005
Organization : Carrefour
Pub Date : 2005
Teaching Note : Not Available
Countries : Japan
Industry : Retail

Abstract:

The case focuses on the experiences of retailing giant Carrefour in Japan.

It elaborates on the success of the world's second largest retailer in the Asian countries and the strategies that it adopted to enter the Japanese market in 2001.

The case discusses the problems that the company faced in Japan and its decision to finally exit the Japanese market.

Issues:

Nature and structure of the Japanese retailing industry including its size, scope, spread, and unique characteristics

Implications of entering international markets without going in for partnerships, JVs, or acquisitions

Regulations in international markets which have an impact on the entry of foreign retailers

Different modes of entry into international markets

Contents:

  Page No.
Introduction 1
Background Note 2
Carrefour in Asia 3
Carrefour's Entry Into Japan 4
The Japanese Misadventure 5
A Change in Outlook 7
Exhibits 9

Keywords:

Carrefour SA, Hypermarket, Wal-Mart, Ahold, Joint Venture, Wholly-owned subsidiary, Every Day Low Prices, Tesco Plc, Seiyu Ltd., General Merchandise Stores, Supermarkets, Hard Discount Stores, Convenience Stores, Japanese Retail Industry, Large Store Law, Entry Strategy, International Marketing

Carrefour's Exit from Japan - Next Page>>

 

Case Studies Links:- Case Studies, Short Case Studies, Simplified Case Studies.

Other Case Studies:- Multimedia Case Studies, Cases in Other Languages.

Business Reports Link:- Business Reports.

Books:- Textbooks, Work Books, Case Study Volumes.