Case Companies

6th Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 11-12, 2011

Cineplex Inc. ("Cineplex") is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada and owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 130 theatres with 1,351 screens serving approximately 70 million guests annually. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex operates theatres from British Columbia to Quebec and is the exclusive provider of UltraAVX™ and the largest exhibitor of digital, 3D and IMAX projection technologies in the country. Proudly Canadian and with a workforce of approximately 10,000 employees, the company operates the following top tier brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players, Colossus, Coliseum, SilverCity, Cinema City and Scotiabank Theatres. Cineplex shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol "CGX".

5th Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 12-13, 2010

HudBay Minerals Inc. (TSX: HBM)(NYSE: HBM) is a Canadian-based integrated mining company with assets in the Americas. HudBay’s main operating platform is located in northern Manitoba where the company owns ore concentrators and zinc production facilities along with three underground mines, which include the flagship 777 mine in Flin Flon, Manitoba. The 777 mine produces zinc, copper, gold and silver and the mine is expected to continue until 2020. HudBay also owns the Lalor project, which is located near Snow Lake, Manitoba and is expected to be the company’s next big mine. In Peru, HudBay recently acquired the Constancia project, which is a large-scale porphyry deposit consisting of over 22,000 hectares and is located 100 kilometres south of Cusco. With expected total capital costs of nearly $1 billion, HudBay is focused on moving Constancia toward full production by 2016 through a $116 million 2011 pre-construction program that entails procurement and engineering activities, updating the resource model and completing a pit optimization study over the course of the year. HudBay’s three large-scale, long-life assets in 777, Lalor and Constancia, help affirm the company’s strong five-year production profile. Copper production is expected to increase by 155% over the next five years while gold production is projected to increase by 105% and zinc production by 60%.

4th Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 20-21, 2009

Tim Hortons is the fourth largest publicly-traded quick service restaurant chain in North America based on market capitalization, and the largest in Canada. As of July 3, 2011, Tim Hortons has 3,811 systemwide restaurants, including 3,189 in Canada and 622 in the United States. Tim Hortons® opened its first restaurant in Hamilton, Ontario in 1964. Since then, the focus on top quality, always fresh product, value, exceptional service and community leadership has allowed the chain to grow into the largest quick service restaurant chain in Canada specializing in always fresh coffee, baked goods and homestyle lunches.  Tim Hortons enjoys iconic brand status in Canada and a strong, emerging presence in select regional markets in the U.S. Tim Hortons' biggest drawing card is the legendary Tim Hortons coffee. To ensure the coffee is always fresh, Tim Hortons serves its coffee within 20 minutes of being brewed or it's not served at all. The premium blend is also available in cans, as are Tim Hortons hot chocolate and flavoured cappuccinos, allowing guests to enjoy these great tasting products at home.

3rd Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 7-8, 2008

 Pacific & Western Credit Corp. operates the most technologically proficient bank in Canada, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pacific & Western Bank of Canada, a Schedule I chartered bank. The Bank's Head Office is in London, Ontario, with its Deposit Operations based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Its Lending Operations are in Toronto, Ottawa, London, Waterloo, Saskatoon, Calgary and Vancouver, which provide financing throughout Canada - coast to coast. The Bank lends to three major markets, well established corporations, real estate development, and public sector entities. PWBank's target market for its Deposit products is retail depositors, reached through a nationwide financial advisor network. Pacific & Western Credit Corp. is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange, listed as PWC. Our fiscal year ends October 31. See Securities for more details. See Financial Results to view or download Pacific & Western's annual reports and financial statements.

2nd Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 16-17, 2007

DRAXIS Pharma operates a fully integrated manufacturing facility based in Montreal, Canada. Manufacturing operations include sterile and non-sterile processing, lyophilization, packaging and warehousing capabilities supported by an experienced quality team with on-site laboratories. Sterile products include liquid and freeze-dried (lyophilized) injectables plus sterile ointments and sterile creams. Non-sterile products are produced as semi-solid dosage forms (ointments and creams). Our parent company, Jubilant Life Sciences, Ltd., also provides manufacturing services for solid oral dosage forms (tablets and capsules) in facilities located in Salisbury, Maryland and Roorkee, India. DRAXIS Pharma is owned by Jubilant Life Sciences, Ltd., one of the largest custom research and manufacturing services (CRAMS) and drug discovery and development services companies in India. HollisterStier Laboratories and DRAXIS are sister organizations that are aligned to provide expanded capabilities and services to our clients.


1st Annual Best in Class Invitational Case Competition - November 17-18, 2006

Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. (TSX: XSR) operates as XM Canada through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Canadian Satellite Radio Inc (CSR), Canada's premium digital audio entertainment and information company with the best signal coverage across the country. On June 16, 2005 the CRTC approved the application of CSR Inc. for a six-year broadcasting licence to offer satellite radio services across Canada. Through its XM Canada service, CSR launched its French and English satellite radio service across Canada on November 22, 2005. CSR completed its $55 million initial public offering and started trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on December 12, 2005 under the trade symbol XSR.