The ConAgra Foods case covers many issues related to corporate strategy and the governance and structure of a large organization. For this assignment, you are to:
1. Provide a brief synopsis of the case as well as identify the central issue(s) that need(s) to be addressed in our case analysis.
2. Identify the major elements of ConAgra’s current strategy. For example, how would you describe the strategic scope of ConAgra? Provide evidence from the case where possible. For elements that are not explicitly discussed in the case, provide your best judgment. What changes, if any, would you make to this strategy?
3. Describe how ConAgra has changed its structure and the corporate governance mechanisms that it usesover the past few years. Are these changes coherent with ConAgra’s current strategy? Explain. What additional changes, if any, would you make?