What are the two key criteria for Amazon to chose the location?
As you might be aware, Amazon has selected the locations about second Headquarter (HQ2).
The following link leads to an article from The Time where they speculate about the new location.
(The article is also available under Module 3 material in case the link does not work)
Assume that you are a consultant to assess the potential for the location decision. Please provide your answer to the following questions:
What are the two key criteria for Amazon to chose the location? Why do you think these elements are the most important ones?
Location is very crucial decision for companies like Amazon. According to you, what are some of the important factors that the author omitted in her analysis?
Amazon made their decision to locate in VA and NY. How the location decision could help Amazon with its Business Model evolution?
While developing your answers:
Provide concrete articulation to your arguments.
Perform an additional Internet research about the topic. You will find abundant amount of information.