Apr 162017
 

Marketing mix strategies during the introduction stage Offer a basic product with limited choices, as this also helps test the overall market demand/interest, while keeping costs and logistic challenges relatively low Use marketing communications (IMC/promotion) that are effective in generating initial awareness and reaching innovators. Often specialist websites/blogs and magazines Read full article…

Jun 052015
 

Any organization/brand is faced with an almost unlimited selection of choices and opportunities in the marketplace. For example, there are literally thousands of different ways that firms can choose to promote their activities. There are millions of different products available in the marketplace that firms can choose to produce and Read full article…

Feb 202015
 

What is meant by Points-of-difference (POD)? The aspects of the product offering that are relatively distinct to the offerings of like competitors. What is meant by Points-of-parity (POP)? The aspects of the product offering that are largely similar to the offerings of like competitors. Should a brand emphasize POD or Read full article…