You manage an exclusive line of Southwestern Native Indian jewelry that sells world-wide from your website. The products are light weight and high in value. All website prices include shipping and handling, and you use the services of United Parcel Services (UPS). Assume the average French buyer places an order of $350. Details are; cost of jewelry + packaging = $156. Total weight of the package = 4.41 pounds, approximate package dimensions, Height = 3.94 inches, Length = 5.91 inches, Width = 3.94 inches. U.S. zip code is 87499 (Farmington, New Mexico), and the French zip code is 91400 (Orsay, […]
In the independent study, the student will write four analytical papers. Each paper should not exceed five pages (cover is included and no fewer that 4 pages) with a single space and 12 point font. The paper should include: 1) A cover with a proper title and your name 2) An executive summary of the case (no more than half of a page) 3) All case questions 4) Your answers to these questions
Assignment 2: Situation Analysis Due Week 10 and worth 250 points A company self-examination. What are we known for? Who do we want to become? In this assignment, you will create a Situation Analysis for one (1) of the following companies / brands: Fiat Chrysler, IBM, Burger King, or Old Spice Each of these four (4) companies (Fiat Chrysler, IBM, Burger King, and Old Spice) has been through numerous changes in recent years. For this assignment, select only one (1) company / brand. Use the information listed, as well as your own knowledge and research, to complete the provided situation […]
This assignment serves as a practice for student who is graduating next year. Based on the given research objective, student needs to define how the research will be conducted to collect reliable and useful data on the given research topic. The choice of the research techniques have to be justified.In addition, it needs to answer the following questions: -Which research will be conducted? Qualitative or Quantitative research ( or the combination of both) -Sampling technique ? ( in case Quantitative research is applied ) -In case of Qualitative ( how many respondents are enough? , where could the respondents be […]
Question Description McDonald’s http://www.aboutmcdonalds.com/mcd/sustainability/our_focus_areas.html Read about McDonald’s social responsibility initiatives.How has McDonald’s integrated social responsibility with its marketing strategy? Are you surprised at McDonald’s level of involvement in giving back to its communities?Other than Ronald McDonald House Charities, why have most consumers never heard of McDonald’s many philanthropic initiatives?
Based on the business, Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company, from the previous post, Taking the position of the owner, you have decided to exit the venture. What would be your primary concerns regarding exit strategies? Critically consider which exit strategy would be the most effective. If the business were to consider bankruptcy, which type would be most appropriate for the business?
Since its founding in 1973 as an outdoor apparel company, Patagonia was known for creativity and innovative approaches to many environmental issues. Yvon Chouinard, who has lead the company ever since, managed to steer the company through different periods of demand fluctuations coupled with different pressures , leading to continuous growth and brand recognition. The main challenges that the company was facing few years ago was the drive for growth against a backdrop of pressures related to the way their materials (rubber, neoprene, etc.) were obtained and the environmental impacts of these practices. Here is the OIIC for Patagonia as […]
One of the unexpected facts about life with social media is that your friends and associates can share information about you on all of their online social networks. It is a new life in the “nothing’s private anymore” universe. Privacy is a huge concern for all direct marketers, not just those engaged in e-commerce, and it has generated fierce debate among consumer privacy advocates, marketing and advertising associations, and federal regulators. Companies are increasing the amount of data they collect on their customers to do better behavioral marketing — sometimes with their permission and knowledge, but often without customers even […]
Build a sports audience paper. You’ll have more flexibility here with respect to topic and scope. A good way to think about this is that you’d be submitting a proposal to your boss in a sports organization. While you’re free to choose a sport or organization, all papers MUST support their recommendations with evidence from the book and SBJ sources (IMPORTANT!). Make sure you include: Goals. See Chapter 1. Situation Analysis. See Chapter 2. Fan Development Strategy. See Chapter 3. Brand Strategy. See Chapter 4. Promotion Mix. See Chs. 5 and 6.
Question Description Imagine that you are pitching your hypothetical product- or service-based company’s marketing plan to the Shark Tank Team for possible investment. Create a PowerPoint presentation in which you present your full marketing plan from Assignments 1, 2, and 3. InstructionsCreate a PowerPoint presentation in which you: Present the major points of your marketing plan. Clearly convey your ideas. Present in a professional manner. Use technology (e.g., audio quality, video quality, naming conventions) to convey ideas. Use proper grammar. The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: 3. Create an effective marketing plan.a. Develop recommendations based on […]