Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Managing Risk to Ensure Business Continuity at Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (parts A & B)

YUCESAN Enver, GOLDTHWAIT SHOEMAKER Sarah 
©2013 INSEAD Case Study
Also available: Teaching Note


The case study focuses on risk management practices at Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative, in particular the organization’s crisis preparedness to ensure business continuity. The case provides detailed information on the dairy industry as well as the specific operations of Maryland & Virginia. It can be included in a risk management discussion within the context of supply chain management for an MBA or executive audience.

Pedagogical Objectives: The objective of the case study is to present a practical risk management framework seen through the lens of an important, but often overlooked, industry.