How Did Carnegie's Impact On Business And Vertical Integration

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As stated, Carnegie’s personal, primary goal was to take over the entire Steel producing industry, so that he can maximize profits and minimize competition. Vertical integration was when Carnegie’s company bought everything from their suppliers, so that the company itself controls the distribution and selling of materials. Along with this, horizontal integration is when companies that made similar products to those of Carnegie’s, would come together and form one giant corporation. This was a very important concept, as this process not only allowed Carnegie’s company to become the largest maker of steel, but this would teach others great strategies on how to become a successful business leader, leading to a very important economic theory, Social
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