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Patagonia Case Competition
April 19, 2019

2019 Case Topic Patagonia Provisions is continually searching for environmentally benign packaging options for its food products. What solutions technical or otherwise can Patagonia and the broader food & beverage market adopt?

Description
About the Patagonia Case Competition

This one-of-a-kind case competition redefines the relationship between business and a healthy planet.

Graduate students from across the US tackle the interconnected business and sustainability aspects of a current, real-life issue facing the outdoor gear retailer Patagonia. In the first round of competition, interdisciplinary teams submit solutions to a case developed by the Berkeley-Haas Case Series and Patagonia. Senior leaders from Patagonia review all submissions and select finalists to present their solutions to Patagonia executives in person at Berkeley-Haas.

Prize
The top three teams receive cash prizes. All finalists get to engage with Patagonia executives at the Haas School of Business during the final competition round. The top teams also get to visit Patagonia's Ventura, California headquarters to experience Patagonia's culture and discuss the implementation of their solution. Surfing and exploring with the Patagonia team included!
Organizer
UC Berkeley - Haas School Of Business
Prize
Cash prizes are as follows: 1st prize, $15,000; 2nd prize, $5,000; 3rd
prize, $2,500.

The top three teams receive cash prizes. All finalists get to engage with Patagonia executives at the Haas School of Business during the final competition round. The top teams also get to visit Patagonia's Ventura, California headquarters to experience Patagonia's culture and discuss the implementation of their solution. Surfing and exploring with the Patagonia team included!