Paper, Order, or Assignment Requirements
This is a continuation of a marketing plan in the making, I will submit part one, and two (which was done by you) nice job! and three for your viewing and for flow. This is part four and the following information should be address as it pertains to the company and the product being marketed.
For text reference please use
Kotler, P & Armstrong, G. (2006). Principles of Marketing (11th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall. 0-13-146918-5.
Unit 4: Marketing Plan – Developing Strong Brands
3.5 Positioning (refer to Chapters 9 and 10 of your Kotler text)
Describe how your product/service meets the need(s) of your target market segments.·
Describe how you are different from your key competition. What is the most distinguishing·
feature of your new product?
3.6 Strategies: Skip this Section.
3.7 Marketing Mix (refer to Chapters 12, 14 & 18 for help with this section)
What makes your product different from the competition?·
What gives your product more value than the competition?·
How will you determine what price to charge for your product?·
How will go determine what your product is worth?·
How will your pricing strategy set you apart from your competition?·
How do you plan to distribute your product? Do you have alternative delivery methods in mind?·
If so, describe in detail.
Will you take responsibility for distribution, or will you reply on an outside firm? How will you·
What kind of promotional tools will you use? Describe in detail.·
How will you determine what promotional tactics will work best?·
With a limited promotional budget, how do you plan to gain market share?·
How will you go about evaluating the results of your promotional campaign?·
3.8 Marketing Research (refer back to Chapter 4 for help with this section)
What type(s) of marketing research to you think will work best to get you the information you·
need to make informed decisions?
How will you evaluate whether the research is providing you with the results you need?·
Will you conduct the research yourself, or hire an outside firm? Explain why.·
components of your Brand Extension
Marketing Plan for Unit 4 are evaluated using this rubric.
Unit 4 Brand Extension Marketing Plan Assignment Rubric
Describe how your product/service meets the need(s) of your
target market segments
Describe how you are different from your key competition and
your most distinguishing feature
Product: Clearly stated what makes your product different
from the competition
Product: Clearly stated what gives your product more value
Price: Stated how you will set the price of your product
Price: Stated how you will determine what your product is
Price: Stated how your pricing strategy will set you apart from