1. . Under which competitive structure (monopoly, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, or pure competition) would you describe the grocery industry? Describe which one you believe is correct and provide sufficient evidence as to why. What does Aldi do to try to gain competitive advantage in this industry? Provide examples. How will grocery chains cope with online competition in the near future?
2. If you had a friend who was moving to Germany, write an email to them indicating at least 5 things that you would suggest exploring or looking into as they undergo the process. Allude to some of the things that our guest brought up as well as things cited in the two articles that you read in preparation of our first “IB Experience”.