Competitive Strategies for Manufacturers to Gain Competitive Advantage Paper
**This is a group assignment so I only need a small portion, which is one bullet point for at least 250 words. Please pull a reference from one of the following
- Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases, Ch. 2: Analysis of the External Environment: Opportunities and Threats
- Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases, Ch. 3: Internal Analysis: Strengths, Weaknesses, and Competitive Advantage
- Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases, Ch. 4: Cost Advantage
Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to help students understand how manufacturing and service companies can maximize their competitive advantage. The Porter Model is discussed as a method to categorize and assess businesses and industries.
Write a 250-word report in which you address the following:
- Examine and discuss competitive strategies that manufacturers can use to gain competitive advantage.
Cite 3 scholarly references, including at least one peer-reviewed reference from the University Library.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.