Birch Paper is a partially integrated company with four divisions. The Northern Division has received three bids, two from external suppliers and one from the Thompson Division of the company. Unfortunately, Thompson’s price is the highest.The situation is creating internal conflicts among divisions.
Prepare the following question:
- Which bid is in the best interest of the Birch Paper Company? Why?
Your answer should be approximately 300 words. I have attached the course slides for your reference. (PLEASE go through it before attempting to answer the question!). Please include necessary data to support your arguments. Do NOT use outside resources.