Case Study: DELL COMPUTERS 1. What has made Dell Succeed to date? 2. What is Dell's position in the industry to date?
1. What are the trade-offs that Williamson faces? 2. How might his pricing strategies vary by sport? 3. What are the characteristics of a good pricing strategy? 4. If you could, what would you recommend to Williamson and the LOCOG?
I am having trouble making a list of products that have failed because of poor marketing channel choices. Also, why do marketing professionals care about and participate in supply chain decisions? Lastly, are small business owners at a disadvantage if they lack the marketing research resources large companies have? Why or why no
Using the "3M Health Care" case study by Viola Hoo please help with the following questions: 1. Identify the respective roles of VARs (Value Added Resellers) and 3M at the outset of the case. 2. Explain the benefits and drawbacks of working with VARs. Also, discuss why a company the size of 3M would choose to work with VA
A woman from New Jersey is interviewed for a job in marketing. The Job is based in Georgia. She has an MBA. The interviewing manager asks her questions such as "Do you have any children?", "Does your husband help with the child rearing?", "Do you plan on having more children in the future?", and "Would your family support you mo
In this SLP, first develop action plans and the marketing budget, and then incorporate all the work for this session. Marketing Implementation: Action Plans and Marketing Mix The action plans and marketing mix are related. That is, the action plans contain a complete description of a marketing program, including its goals
1. Explain the three distribution strategies based on the number of intermediaries. 2. Briefly describe product specialization and market specialization 3. Briefly describe the steps in the segmentation process 4. What are the different income-distribution patterns? How does income distribution in the economies affect the
Should advertising directed at children be restricted? Yes or No. Which view point do you side with? Why? Explain. Reference at least two outside resources that further support the view point you side with.
Please explain some of the important disadvantages of sole proprietorship.
Discuss the Equal Pay Act of 1963. Why is it difficult to enforce the Equal Pay Act 0f 1963?
Should a company's priorities lie in the best interest of the shareholders or in the best interest of the stakeholders?
Share your research findings on a company of your choice. Include the company's mission statement and its congruence with your perspective on what constitutes a good mission statement. What changes would you recommend if you feel that the company's mission statement lacks direction?
SCENARIO QUESTION: You are tasked by your Marketing VP to recommend a strategic approach. What would you recommend Merit Enterprises do with DEFENSE Deodorant? Defend your strategic decision and demonstrate comprehension of strategic decision making within the marketing environment.
SCENARIO QUESTION: You are tasked by your Marketing VP to recommend a strategic approach. What would you recommend Merit Enterprises do with DEFENSE Deodorant? Defend your strategic decision and demonstrate comprehension of strategic decision making within the marketing environment. DEFENSE DEODORANT SCENARIO: Suppose yo
Marketing Article Reviews: seven peer reviewed articles in annotated bibliography format plus PowerPoint with information.
Please help me find 7 peer reviewed articles about marketing. Conduct the literature review marketing article journals. Please provide a general background about the article and explain why the topic is important. Please provide an overview of the data and findings, and describe the main idea of the article.
Select a new product that could be introduced in the market. Alternatively, select an existing product that a firm would want to revamp and reintroduce in the marketplace, where you define the product to include the following: - General description of the product (new, revamped, or reintroduced) - Relative advantages and compl
Describe the alliance partners while characterizing the market type as slow, fast, or standard cycle. Characterize the type of strategic alliances and what type of market Hulu is competing in. Why did this alliance form and list some competitive pressures that made this alliance a necessity for its partners. What does the futu
Need help because I am having some difficulty. Can you please help me with this creative brief template? It is about "Newton: Color Me Happy running shoes" Thanks and I appreciate your help. Creative Brief Deadlines This week, complete the Deadlines section of your creative brief template. In this section, compose a 2-3
In order to effectively manage the four marketing mix components (product, price, place[ment], and promotion) marketers must understand how consumers make decisions. This discussion topic focuses on understanding consumer behavior by applying the following characteristics to marketing mix strategy decisions: - Levels of purcha
A marketer must decide whether to incorporate rational or emotional appeals in its communications strategy. Describe conditions that are more favorable to one or the other. at least 250 words,APA form with a reference.
You are a member of a team that has been directed to market your online specialty wine distribution company. Discuss what automated marketing approaches might benefit your business without adding to your workload? Which forms of offline advertising would most benefit the wine distribution company?
Is truth in marketing an oxymoron? Read the label, "... lose weight without dieting or exercise..., blocks the absorption of fat or calories..., lose 6 pounds in two weeks..." Discuss these marketing claims based on your understanding of the Health & Safety protection laws like the Pure Food & Drug Act.
Evaluate the marketing techniques that would be most appropriate for a small business. When it comes to marketing research, speculate to the blunders that beginning marketers commonly make. Provide a rationale with your response.
Case study: "GolfLogix: Measuring the Game of Golf" The case study describes the company GolfLogix and their product, a GPS system that shows the golfer the distance to the hole after each shot. Originally, the intent was to market the GPS system to golf courses; however, the company is now considering marketing directly to g
I am having trouble with a specific marketing approach. Say you are a member of a team that has been directed to market your online specialty wine distribution company. Discuss what automated marketing approaches might benefit your business without adding to your workload. Which forms of offline advertising would most benefit t
Suppose you have been hired by a company that wants to enter the United States automobile market. Your company, the Kyosuma Corporation, is based in Korea. The company has invested billions of dollars to create a new mid-sized sedan vehicle that will take on the Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord. Priced at $21,599, the Lancel
Presenting an opportunity statement on the issues of finance, accounting, legal, marketing, and the global economy
Assume that you will be the sole presenter of the strategic plan. You may be asked by your audience to address areas outside your expertise. You should be able to speak to the issues of finance, accounting, legal, marketing, and the global economy. How does your plan address these topics? How will you demonstrate the interconnec
What type of exploratory research design (e.g. observation, protective interview, in-depth interview, focus group) would you suggest for two of the five situations presented below. In addition, provide the rationale for your choices. a. The research and development director at Calvin Klein suggests a new type of cologne for m
Advertising during the Super Bowl is pricey and reserved for mega brands, but local television stations are allowed to air local advertisements during the broadcast. Size up your local market to determine at least three local businesses that could justify the extra advertising expense to air a commercial during the Super Bowl. B
Evaluate overall how politicians engaged in the 2008 or 2012 Presidential campaign have integrated their marketing message. Then, evaluate one specific candidate of your choice. Pick a product which has experienced a failing promotional campaign. (Be sure the failure is due to a bad promotional campaign rather than a failed pro
Marketing Management Directions: Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA format. Your response should be a minimum of one (1) single-spaced page to a maximum of two (2) pages in length; refer to the "Assignment Format" page