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BUS5470 - Marketing Manage
Week 6 discussion
Question Find 4 companies that exemplify the "best practices" for service
and explain how they are following these guidelines.
Our textbook names seven things that should be accomplished to achieve
marketing excellence. Strategic concept
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Marketing Overview Answer 1 of the following: (20 points) Given that most firms fail to uphold at least
one of t
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Creating the Product Answer one of the following: (15 points) Packaging has many roles to play.
Please discuss and use examples for each function. How do services differ from the physical good? Why
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When Volvo runs ads suggesting that its cars are the safest that money can buy, it is trying to _.
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Segment the market
Provide a service
Enter into a new market
According to the American Marketing Association definition, Marketing is an organizational function and
a set of processes for creating, communicating, and delivering value to customers and for managing
customer relationships in ways that benefit the orga
Table of Contents
Marketing Overview .1
Marketing Strategy .7
The Importance of Market Research .15
Buyer Behavior .23
Segmenting Markets and Creating Brand Value .33
Creating the Produc
Discussions Week 1
Explain how the concept of facilitating an exchange makes marketing such a universal
The classic components of marketing are the Four Ps: product, price, place, and promotion-the
selection and development of the product, determ
1. Why are objectives so important and how do we define and refine them?
Goals are critical to ensure the whole team or company knows where the train is going, objectives are
checkpoints along the route so that members know that the train is going the rig
Discussions, Week 4
Name an industry where loyalty is difficult to achieve and explain why.
Oil or gas companies.
How does satisfaction differ conceptually from attitude?
Satisfaction is an individuals feeling of happiness / contentment or disappointment
Discussions, Week 3
Why is market research important?
Market research is important because information is everything. Accurate, updated information
allows leadership to make better decisions for a company. With information a company can gain
Discussion Week 7
Why do marketing channels account for between 30%-50% of the ultimate selling price?
Marketing channels or intermediaries account for between 30%-50% of the ultimate selling price b ecause this is
the aggregate cost required by channel m
Discussions, Week 5
1. What is the most important reason for a firm to segment?
The most important reason for a firm to segment, or do most anything really, is to maximize profit
potential for the firm. Segmenting allows for targeted marketing campaigns.
Trader Joes: International Expansion into Germany 1
Why is it is important not to treat your understanding of the product life cycle as a predictive matter?
How do services differ from the physical good? Why are they so important?
Products are tangible goods offered in the market to fulfill the needs