Michael Eugene Porter is an American academic known for his theories on economics, business strategy, and social causes. He is credited for creating great works, Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, Competitive Strategy, National Diamond and Value Chain. The Value chain Template in PowerPoint format includes three slides. Firstly we have Michael Porter’s value chain. Secondly we discover Arrow Process of value chains. Finally is Internet of Things value chains. As the same diagram PowerPoint template series, you can also find our Data Mining, Machine Learning, cloud computing, Artificial Intelligence, Industry 4.0 and BlockChain , Digital marketing and other more PowerPoint templates.
They are set of activities that a firm operating in a specific industry performs in order to deliver a valuable product (i.e., good and/or service) for the market. The concept comes through business management and was first described by Michael Porter in his 1985 best-seller, Competitive Advantage: Creating and Sustaining Superior Performance.
Slide 1, Michael Porter’s value chain
All five primary activities are essential in adding value and creating a competitive advantage and they are:
- Inbound logistics
- Outbound logistics
- Marketing and sales
Using support activities helps make primary activities more effective. Increasing any of the four support activities helps at least one primary activity to work more efficiently.
- Technological development
- Human resources management
Slide 2, Arrow Process of value-chain
It categorizes the generic value-adding activities of an organization. The chain diagram includes Raw material, processing, manufacturing, distribution, retail and consumer.
Slide 3, Internet of Things value-chain
Its framework quickly made its way to the forefront of management thought as a powerful analysis tool for strategic planning. As it is applied in Internet of Things (IoT).
For detailed info on it, please refer to Wikipedia.