In this assignment, you will prepare an in-depth comparative analysis research paper between two different firms operating in two different countries but which have similar challenges. This analysis will provide an opportunity for you to compare and contrast and critically assess the impact on management decision making based on the differences in political, social, ethical, and legal environments. Specifically, your paper should: • Identify two firms with similar problems but from different countries • Conduct a comparative analysis of the firms • Analyze political, social, ethical, and legal differences facing both organizations and determine the impact these differences have on management decision making • Provide substantive conclusion and recommendations • Support your analysis with academic citations and aligned references
Company 1: Nestle
Country of issue: China
Company 2: Coca Cola
Country of issues: India
Nestle is a well-known packaged food industry which has its presence across the world. Nestle was founded in Switzerland and has its headquarters at the same place. It was after the First World War and then the Second World War that the company achieved significant growth and started expanding beyond the infant milk formula.
Since then, Nestle has become global market leader in many of the products. Nestle became the world largest food company in 1998, with 552 factories in 81 countries, and had over 8000 brands, employed over 230,000 people worldwide. Nestlé’s product line includes chocolates, milk, confectionery, bottled water, co