International Foodstuffs

Describes three fairly routine cases where considerations of risk in foreign exchange are necessary. The three are a delayed payment for a supply grain, a foreign subsidiary before devaluation of the domestic currency and foreign takeover. The purpose is to think in...

San Fabian Supply Co. (Philippines)

MacDowell Corp., a manufacturer of construction supplies, terminated its exclusive distribution agreement with San Fabian Supply Co., its sole distributor in the Philippines for almost 20 years. Paul Cheng, the owner of San Fabian had to decide whether the decision...

San Fabian Supply Co. (B)

Supplements San Fabian Supply Co. (Philippines). Supplements San Fabian Supply Co. (Philippines). «Hide from Claudine B. Malone, Neil Harrison Source: Harvard Business School 8 pages. Publication Date: Feb 25, 1982. Prod #: 582105-PDF-ENG San Fabian Supply Co. (B) HBR...

Note on Exchange Rate Determination

Explains exchange rate determination in the world of flexible prices. The fundamentals of supply and demand for foreign exchange explained. Explains exchange rate determination in the world of flexible prices. The fundamentals of supply and demand for foreign exchange...

American Hospital Supply Corp.: The ASAP System (A)

American Hospital Supply, the largest company in the U.S. hospital supply industry, has achieved success in part through the use of IT systems. Changes in hospital market point to a shift in strategy would be appropriate. What role should information systems play in...

American Hospital Supply Corp.: The ASAP System (B)

A brief summary of published sources of events between the time of the (A) case and center in 1985. A brief summary of published sources of events between the time of the (A) case and center in 1985. «Hide from Michael R. Vitale Source: Harvard Business School 2...