Strategic+management+concepts+and+cases+11th+ (1)pdf page 54 case study : blue nile, inc: “stuck in the middle” of the diamond engagement riplease list threats for the blue nile oitemize and elaborate your list and provide complete clear specific sentences please also analyze the political/legal and economic environment of the jewelry industry. Built on the premise of making engagement rings selection simpler, blue nile has developed into the largest online retailer of diamond engagement rings. Blue nile inc analysis this company was founded in 1999 and went public in 2004 blue nile has been dealing in fine jewelry and certified diamond.
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Case study: blue nile and diamond retailing although there are many phases in supply chain and it can be designed in various ways, in the end, the main focus should be satisfying the customer needs therefore, any retailing, including diamond retailing all the entities should be evaluated by the customer’s perspective and should be configured. Can blue nile expand its product offerings beyond diamonds and jewelry is blue nile “stuck in the middle” blue nile, inc is an online retailer of diamond engagement rings. The case focuses on the diamond retailing industry toward the end of 2008, with the united states in an economic downturn all diamond retailers are hit by the downturn and are facing a critical look at their strategies given the basic performance information on blue nile, zales, and tiffany. Blue nile management should keep on providing customers jewelry at low costs while maintain its high quality of jewelry and customer services reducing the costs would help ensure the low prices and continuous efforts on educating the customers and assuring their purchase decisions would help blue nile to strengthen its competitive position.
Blue nile still anticipates an increase in sales for the calendar year, estimating between $475 and $490 million, compared to $450 million in 2013 that total represented a 125% increase from the previous year. Blue nile, inc was founded on an innovative idea that incorporated empowerment of the buyer with a convenient purchasing process it was this innovation that allowed the company to retain its share of a niche market for almost two decades, becoming the largest on-line retailer of diamond engagement rings. The case is set in 2004 and talks about blue nile, the largest online retailer of diamonds in the us blue nile followed a unique strategy in a very traditional industry traditional diamond retailing involved creating and maintaining an aura of mystery and secrecy around a diamond purchase. Excerpt from case study : the anticipated response to the threat posed by blue nile would be to counter it by providing wider and more affordable range than blue nile. Blue nile has access to 7 rent you could go on blue nile website and find a pair of diamond/silver earrings for $90 and you could find an engagement ring for $6 the size blue nile has also a very useful search engine that allows the customer to sort out the diamonds listed.
Blue nile case study blue nile inc created by a, b and c executive summary incorporated in 1999 as a delaware corporation, blue nile incis the leading online retailer of high quality diamonds and fine jewelry. 2 market size, growth rate, and industry life cycle according to research provided by thompson, author of the blue nile case, in 2006, jewelry in the united states was an estimated $55-60 billion industry as annual sales of diamond. Blue nile inc stuck in the middle of the diamond engagement ring market case solution recommendations: the industry and market analysis of the organization along with the study of the problems and challenges that the management of the company are facing in terms of sustaining the customer base of the company and the growth in the revenues and operating margins of the organization reveal that.
Blue nile case analysis overview founded in 1999, blue nile has grown to become the largest online retailer of certified diamonds and fine jewelry at blue nile you'll find high-quality diamonds certified by the most respected independent diamond grading labs. Blue nile case study blue nile case analysis overview blue nile was the only jeweler to have ever received the bizratecom circle of excellence platinum award which recognized them the best in customer service ranked by actual customers. A mba case study for bluenilecom final project for university masters degree.