Case Studies

CDS Case Studies

The Center for Digital Strategies provides access to teaching cases with content and situations related to digital issues.  Written by Tuck School Professors and affiliated faculty and executives, these cases provide learning and discussion opportunities in the CDS’s five areas of expertise.  The cases can be ordered and accessed directly from this site.

Information Risk Analysis at Jefford’s

Hans Brechbühl, Chris Dunning, Stephen G. Powell
Length: 8 pages
Publication date: 2008
Case#: 6-0029

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure, Risk Management
Industry: Electronic Controls

This burger is so long it won't fit on social media channels | Burger King
Social Media and the Burger King Brand

Andrew Schneller T'06, John Marshall T'92
Length: 27 pages
Publication date: 2007
Case#: 6-0025

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Topics: Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Fast Food

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NetHope: Collaborating for the Future of Relief and Development

Benjamin Farmer T'07, M. Eric Johnson
Length: 20 pages
Publication date: 2007
Case#: 6-0026

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Topics: Risk Management
Industry: Humanitarian Relief

steinway piano distribution case study
Strengthening the Distribution Channel at Steinway

Robert Batt T'06, M. Eric Johnson
Length: 22 pages
Publication date: 2007
Case#: 6-0027

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Topics: Customer
Industry: Musical Instruments

Align Technologies Case Study
Aligning the Supply Chain

Laura R. Kopczak, M. Eric Johnson
Length: 17 pages
Publication date: 2006
Case#: 6-0024

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Topics: Supply Chain
Industry: Medical Devices

McDonald's Business School Case Study
The Day McDonald’s Blinked

M. Eric Johnson, David F. Pyke, Anita Warren
Length: 16 pages
Publication date: 2006
Case#: 1-0049

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Topics: Customer
Industry: Fast Food

Biogen Business School Case Study
Biogen-Idec: Growing a Customer-Focused Supply Chain

M. Eric Johnson, Julia Kidd Winterson T'04
Length: 19 pages
Publication date: 2005
Case#: 6-0022

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Topics: Customer, Supply Chain
Industry: Biotechnology

Victoria's Secret Business School Case Study
Victoria’s Secret

Kathleen L. Biro Theodore Durbin T'02
Length: 11 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0014

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Topics: Culture, Customer, Operations, Organizational Structure
Industry: Apparel

RFID Business School Case Study
Woolworths “Chips” Away at Inventory Shrinkage through RFID Initiative

Michael Gozycki T'04, M. Eric Johnson, Hau Lee
Length: 11 pages (plus appendices)
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0020

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Industry: Retail

Papirius: Office Depot Is Coming

M. Eric Johnson, Daniel R. Justicz T'00, Jay A. Altizer T'00
Length: 18 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0016

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Topics: Culture
Industry: Office Supplies

Can Heroes Be Efficient? Information Technology at the International Federation of the Red Cross

Laura R. Kopczak, M. Eric Johnson
Length: 19 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 6-0021

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Topics: Culture, Social
Industry: Humanitarian Relief

Hasbro Interactive Business School Case Study
Hasbro Interactive

Chris Trimble
Length: 16 pages
Publication date: 2004
Case#: 2-0021

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Topics: Culture, Customer
Industry: Toys/Video Games

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