Describe where you think the following categories—paper clips, machine tools, castings, personal computers, fuel, computer chips, printers, Styrofoam cups, paper, custom-designed networks—might fall within the portfolio matrix. Under what circumstances might one of these items fall into more than one quadrant of the matrix, or evolve from one quadrant to another?

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Robert M. Monczka + 3 others
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Purchasing and Supply Chain Manage...

6th Edition
Robert M. Monczka + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285869681

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Describe where you think the following categories—paper clips, machine tools, castings, personal computers, fuel, computer chips, printers, Styrofoam cups, paper, custom-designed networks—might fall within the portfolio matrix. Under what circumstances might one of these items fall into more than one quadrant of the matrix, or evolve from one quadrant to another?

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