the Rasmussen Online Library

For your project, you will need to choose one of the following companies:

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  • –

Both online stores will require you to put in a zip code to browse  their website. You will need to “browse as a guest.” Before browsing as a  guest, you will need to type in a zip code. Please use the following  zip codes:

  • For Peapod, use – 60446
  • For Safeway, use – 90210

Case Study
Please read the following case study before you begin your project.
Online Groceries

*Before you begin this assignment, make sure that you carefully read  the instructions outlined on the Project Introduction page of this  module. Make sure to also read the case study “Online Groceries” before  you begin. You are a management information systems consultant for the  online grocery store that you’ve chosen for your project. To begin your  project, please do the following:

  • Provide a description of the company
  • Explain the company’s purpose, mission, and structure.
  • Research information on the web and the Rasmussen Online Library to gain further insight into the company.
  • Describe the organization’s system in terms of inputs, processes, and outputs.
  • Describe how the company is organized, its people, and technology  features; also, the importance of an MIS system to the company.
  • Your paper must be a minimum of 3 full pages long.
  • You will need to include a minimum of 2 credible sources for your  research, with 1 being an academic source, such as a book or an academic  scholarly journal. Academic scholarly journals can be accessed through  the Rasmussen Online Library. For business sources, ProQuest and EBSCO  Host are helpful.
  • Include an APA formatted title page and reference page.

*Remember to use proper tone in your paper. You are speaking from a  “consultant” point of view. Your audience is the Leadership Team for the  online grocery store.

*Make sure to write your paper utilizing proper APA formatting  guidelines, and to include an APA formatted title page. Use NoodleBib to  document your sources and to complete your APA formatted reference page  and in-text citations