DB Unit 5 Business Policy

See if you can identify the value chain relationships that make the businesses of the following companies related in competitively relevant ways. In particular, you should consider whether there are cross-business opportunities for (a) transferring competitively valuable resources, expertise, technological know-how and other capabilities, (b) cost sharing where value chain activities can be combined, and/or (c) leveraging use of a well-respected brand name.
Blooming Brands
Outback Steakhouse. •
Carrabba’s Italian Grill. •
Roy’s Restaurant (Hawaiian fusion cuisine). •
Bonefish Grill (market-fresh fine seafood). •
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse