Provide an example of a vertical or horizontal integration strategy that a firm applied it based on the reading from our Thompson text and the associated other material. How did the integration aid the company in building competitive advantage? Explain what the advantages and disadvantages of applying that integration strategy are in the context of the company and given our course work during the week.
Attached Thompson text(Chapter 6) and summary
associated other material:
You must have at least one course (Thompson text) source and
one non-course scholarly/peer reviewed source in the post.
Sources require in-text citations and must be incorporated into the body of the post in addition to a full APA citation at the end of the post.