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LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Understand vertical integration as a continuum from make to buy rather than as a binary choice. Explain why channel players (manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers) often integrate forward or backward with great expectations, only to divest themselves within a few years. Frame vertical integration decisions according to whether owning the channel, or some of its […]
Allianz, a much admired German Insurance Giant, paid what in retrospect was a high price to acquire Dresdner, a prominent investment bank.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Explain why manufacturers prefer more coverage, especially in fast-moving consumer goods industries, combined with a downstream channel member that limits its assortment in their product category. Explain why downstream channel members prefer less coverage, combined with a greater assortment in each manufacturer’s product category. Recognize why limited distribution is preferable to brands with […]
Branding itself as the “ultimate playground,” the Big Boys Toys lifestyle event in Dubai, features some of the most exclusive and luxurious global products.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Describe the types of retail structures that exist worldwide. Explain how a retail positioning strategy flows from both cost-side and demand- side factors. Define the retailers positioning strategy as a set of service outputs delivered to the market. Recognize important trends and developments on the consumer and channel sides that affect retail management. […]
Zara was founded in Spain in 1975, and in the three decades of its existence, it has built and fine-tuned a particular model of retailing that appears to balance the need to control costs with the need to meet the demands of its fashion-forward, trendy target market.