Decisons in Paradise Part 1

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Decisions in Paradise: How to Be, or Not to Be Expanding Del Monte’s Presence in Kava Del Monte Foods is considering expanding their operations and establishing a greater presence on the Island of Kava in the South Pacific. There are many obstacles to overcome, some of them being the fact that Kava has many disasters and chaos to deal with in its every day existence. Many of its residents are indigenous people who practice indigenous health care and indigenous religion. Becoming a greater presence in Kava can either have a very positive effect that can transform the life of an entire culture or not be any help at all just remain status quo. Del Monte Foods is one of the countries largest and best known producers, distributors and marketers of premium quality, branded food and pet products. Their mission is “committed to enriching the lives of today’s families including pets. They do this by providing nourishing, great tasting, and easy-to-use products that meet the needs of everyone in your home.” The company further defines those principles as the following: We are driven by the consumer and deliver results through a partnership with our customers built upon superior brands and products, continuous innovation, excellent service and a commitment to quality in all we do. Our people are passionate about winning and take pride in Del Monte as they lead the company to achieve world-class performance and superior shareholder value. “(www.delmonte.com)” While there are many obstacles that would need to be over come in order to expand, some of which include natural disasters, environmental hazards, and a small legal aged work force; there are also plenty of opportunities. As Del Monte Foods continues to support the communities where their employees live and work by providing product and financial donations to assist a diverse set of philanthropic…...

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