WFU Summer Management Program

Zara Case Study
Strategy – Zara Case Analysis

Zara’s business model allows for substantial economic savings throughout their value chain. Starting with raw materials, Zara has a policy of acquiring only un-dyed fabric initially, allowing the flexibility to change colors and designs and netting a substantial material savings.

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Finance – Investment Recommendation Memo

Over the past three quarters, Under Armour stock trends reveal comparable growth to its largest competitors and the DJIA. At first glance, the company appears slightly more volatile with higher risk. UA, however, is still in its major growth stage and investing in the company may yield a promising reward.