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Chapter 2_End-User Analysis Segmenting and Targeting

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Understand the central role played by end-users and their demands in the design of marketing channels. Define “service outputs” and identify and analyze them. Recognize how to divide a market into channel segments for the purposes of marketing channel design or modification. Understand how to target channel segments to optimize sales and profits. […]

Chapter 3_Channel Analysis: Auditing Marketing Channels

Learning objectives: –Define the generic channel functions that characterize costly and value-added channel activities. –Understand how the efficiency template helps codify channel function performance according to channel and channel participant. –Describe the role of channel function allocation in designing a zero-based channel. –Recognize how channel function performance leads to appropriate allocations of channel profits among […]

Chapter 3_Sidebar_Channel functions and equity principle insights

Sidebar 2-1 profiled the computer systems reseller CDW and its success in serving small and mediumsized business buyers through its superior provision of service outputs. Its ability to do so rests on its performance of key channel functions in a more efficient (lower cost) and effective (better at producing service outputs) manner than other channel […]

Chapter 4_Make-or-Buy Channel Analysis

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 […]