ISBN 9781259097201,Marketing Management: A Strategic Decision-Making Approach

Marketing Management: A Strategic Decision-Making Approach



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9781259097201

ISBN-10 125909720X


Edition 7th
Number of Pages 576 Pages
Language (English)


The concentration on strategic decision making sets this book apart from other texts that place greater emphasis on the description of marketing phenomena than on the strategic and tactical marketing decisions that managers and entrepreneurs must make each and every day. This edition continues to be the most current and Internet-savvy book available, injecting the latest developments in Internet based communication and distribution technology into every chapter. The author team’s rich entrepreneurial, marketing management, and consulting experience spans a broad variety of manufacturing, service, software, and distribution industries, providing an abundance of real world, global perspectives. Table of Contents Section One: The Role of Marketing in Developing Successful Business Strategies Chapter 1 The Marketing Management Process Chapter 2 The Marketing Implications of Corporate and Business Strategies Section Two: Market Opportunity Analysis Chapter 3 Understanding Market Opportunities Chapter 4 Understanding Consumer Buying Behavior Chapter 5 Understanding Organizational Markets and Buying Behavior Chapter 6 Measuring Market Opportunities: Forecasting and Market Knowledge Chapter 7 Targeting Attractive Market Segments Chapter 8 Differentiation and Brand Positioning Section Three: Developing Strategic Marketing Programs Chapter 9 Business Strategies: A Foundation for Marketing Program Decisions Chapter 10 Product Decisions Chapter 11 Pricing Decisions Chapter 12 Distribution Channel Decisions Chapter 13 Integrated Promotion Decisions Section Four: Strategic Marketing Programs for Selected Situations Chapter 14 Marketing Strategies for the New Economy Chapter 15 Strategies for New and Growing Markets Chapter 16 Strategic for Mature and Declining Markets Section Five: Implementing and Controlling Marketing Programs Chapter 17 Organizing and Planning for Effective Implementation Chapter 18 Measuring and Delivering Marketing Performance