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Amazon and Barnes & Noble

Based on the references provided I am having a hard time developing analysis needed to distinguish between Amazon and Barnes and Noble.

Success in Brand Loyalty Building

Are you especially loyal to any one brand? If so, what is it and why are you so loyal? When successfully building loyalty and community, trust seems to be the biggest factor. How can a company build trust? Should consumers trust companies? Why or why not? Do you think some consumers are just more prone to be loyal to companies a

Salesmen and Value Creation

Salespeople play three primary roles. What are they? Salespeople create value in what two ways? Do customer relationships begin as transactional and move toward strategic partnerships? Should a company be happy or concerned if most customers are satisfied?

Promotion Strategy of Old Navy

Imagine you have been hired as a consultant to the VP of marketing for Old Navy, a subsidiary of Gap Inc. The VP wants to get an objective opinion from someone outside the company who is familiar with current marketing basics. Critically analyze Old Navy's promotion strategy. In particular, note that the company has decided to

Target marketing/Segmentation

1. Private labels - Do you agree that private brand labels are as good as the name brand? (No less than 100 words. Include in-text citations and complete citations of reference used.) 2. Do you know where your favorite brands come from? Where and how are they made or provided? Do you think knowing these answers would affect

Billboards and Social Media Networking

1. Try to remember the billboards on your commute to work or school. How many do you think there are? Explain why you remembered any of them. Next time you are on that route, note how many billboards there actually are. Are they effective? 2. You've been asked to create a new social media networking site. What would you name

The Viability of Selling Electric Vehicles Profitably

Would you like to own an all-electric car? Do you think there is a viable market for such a product? Provide secondary data to research the viability of selling electric cars profitably. Try to determine the population of electric-car buyers.

Marketing Research: Strategy, Data, and Services

In at least 200 words each, please provide your feedback and include complete citations and in-text citations for the following: 1. Target Inside the Bullseye (http://ahptic.com/target) - Please provide your feedback on Target's marketing strategy. 2. Research indicates that the majority of vehicle purchases are made

SWOT Analysis of External and Internal Factors of Apple

Conduct a SWOT Analysis for the product, company, and brand "Apple needs to increase its market share for iPhone 7" SWOT Analysis a. Strengths and Weaknesses (Internal) - Strengths - Weaknesses b. Opportunities and Threats (External) - Opportunities - Threats c. SWOT Table A. Strength and We

Example Product Marketing Plan, SWOT Analysis

Create a new product (any product) and provide how you would market your product. You will need to provide information on how your product is superior to your competitions product. Please use any of the concepts we have covered The strategic planning process S.W.O.T Market Segmenting Target Marketing

Marketing Research and Essentials

1. What good is a mission statement? Mission statements are often the product of much deliberation and discussion. At the same time, critics claim they sometimes lack "teeth" and specificity, or do not vary much from firm to firm and make the same empty promises. Take a position: Mission statements are critical to a successful

Describe a product - Kellogg's

Describe a product (any product) you like that you believe more people should purchase. As a marketer, how would you reposition the product in the customer's mind to increase its purchase? Outline your strategy. Create a new tagline for this product. 600-700 words

Marketing Strategies in the Airline Industry

Explain the major airline market segments by applying the marketing concepts of segmentation, targeting, and positioning. Contrast United and Delta Airlines in terms of each company's target market and positioning. Give some examples of how these strategies are implemented for each company.

The Function of Marketing Channels

Companies try to forge a marketing channel, a set of interdependent organizations involved in the process of making a product or service available for use or consumption by the consumer or business user. Information, promotion, contact, matching, and negotiation help to complete transactions. Physical distribution, financing, an

Abraham Maslow's Theory Of Motivation

Motivation is the inward drive we have to get what we need. In the mid-1900s, Abraham Maslow, an American psychologist, developed the hierarchy of needs. 1. In regards to Search Advertising and Subliminal Advertising, describe the needs identified by Abraham Maslow that each ad addresses. http://www.youtube.com/v/yIutgtzwhA

Risky Business Decision

Examine current events and choose a risky decision that must be made. This decision may be derived from current political, economic, legal, or civic events. Include the following details in your paper: - An overview description of the decision to be made - The primary decision - The primary objective - The uncertain event

United States Postal Service Competing in the Logistics Market

How do you think the United States Postal Service can be more of a successful and more profitable intermediary without just raising their prices or do you think it is too late for them? What are some of the environmental factors that are putting pressures on the postal service and impacting their costs?

Marketing Concepts and Terminologies

What is marketing myopia, and how can it be avoided? What is customer-perceived value, and what role does it play in customer satisfaction? Explain the roles of market segmentation, market targeting, differentiation, and positioning in implementing each strategy. What factors are contributing to the intensity of today's globa

Corporate Entrepreneurship Strategy and the SERVQUAL model

1. How does Google use a corporate entrepreneurship strategy to create superior value for customers? Explain by providing an example of one of their new products. 2. How can a cell phone provider use the SERVQUAL model to better serve their customers?

Brand Extension and Board Games

I need to write a paper discussing how I would create a brand extension of a product. I am a board game geek who loves The Big Bang Theory and I thought I'd like to select the game of Life and do a Big Bang version of that game (like Big Bang Monopoly and Trivia that have already been created and marketed). Life is still a pret

Strategies for Promoting New Products

Please help me to start a marketing paper discussing how I would market a new sports drink in a container designed to keep it cold for up to six hours. The container is unique and should set it apart from other sports drinks on the market. Who should I be marketing to and what marketing strategies should I employ?

Sales strategies used in the marketing effort

The sales effort is integral to a successful marketing effort for a marketing firm. Pretend you are the sales manager for a leading packaged goods company. You are launching a new product which will be sold to major mass merchant and grocery chains. What are some sales strategies you would use to sell in your product? What makes

Strategic Market Planning: Lexus LS 460

What is the dilemma facing Lexus? What factors are important in understanding this decision? What are the alternatives? Which do you recommend? What are some ways to implement your recommendation? See attachment! ****** Each question has to be answered in 200-350 words...Thanks!

Marketing Research & Intelligence

- What are the advantages of Internet-based survey research over traditional survey research? - Conduct an online search for "green awards" to learn about the various awards programs recognizing environmental consciousness and sustainable practices. Select one that recognized a business for a sustainable marketing practice and

Product management

**Apple Link updated** Look at the two branding cases for Philips and Apple, as well as the brand personality article. Supplemented with any other articles relevant to these two brands, address the following issues: 1. Briefly describe the branding and positioning strategies of Apple and Philips. Do they build brand loyalt

Best Marketing Methods for a Line of Automobile Tires

Marketing calls for businesses to understand who buys what, so let's take a moment to consider market segmentation, the most basic concept involved in any discussion of marketing strategy and market structure. Market segmentation recognizes that in most product categories, buyers differ in -whether they buy, -what they want m