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Marketing - Chapter 17 - Promotional Concepts and Strategies

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Kevin Krizan

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Promotional Concepts and Strategies
The Promotional Mix
Concept of the Promotional Mix
Sales Promotions
incentives that encourage customers to buy products or services
Product Placement
Product Placement - a consumer promotion that involves the verbal mention or appearance of a brand-name product in a movie, TV series, or sporting event
Promotion - any activity that helps in the exposure or sale of a product (one of the 4 P's
AIDA - (Goals of promotional activities) first attract Attention, then build Interest and Desire, and finally ask for Action
Product promotion - promotional method used by businesses to convince prospects to select their goods or services instead of a competitor's brands
Institutional promotion - promotional method used to create a favorable image for a business
Promotional Mix
- the cost-effective combination of 5 basic categories used to reach company goals.
1. Personal Selling
2. Advertising
3. Direct Marketing
4. Sales Promotion
5. Public Relations
Personal Selling - sales reps generate and maintain direct contact with prospects and customers (usually most expensive form of promotion)
Advertising - form of nonpersonal promotion in which companies pay to promote ideas, goods, or services

Direct Marketing - type of promotion that companies use to address individuals directly and not through a third party medium (TV, radio,)
Contacted through mail, phone, internet)
Social Media - electronic media that allows people with similar interests to participate in a social network (Facebook, Twitter)

Public Relations (PR) - activities that help an organization to influence a target market; influence general opinion and create a favorable public image

news release - announcement sent to the appropriate media
Publicity - involves bring news to the public's attention (known as placement)
Advantages of PR - FREE; Viewed as more objective (more credible)
Disadvantages of PR - Content not controlled by the business that issues it; may be negative publicity
Most businesses use more than one promotional strategy
Businesses use a cost effective mix of promotional strategies
Steps to developing a promotional mix
1. Identify the target market
2. Establish objectives
3. Design promotional message
4. Select promotional activities
5. Allocate budget amounts
6. Measure results
Push Policy - manufacturer pushes the product through the distribution channel to the retailer
Goal - attempt to convince retailer to stock the products being promoted
Pull Policy - directs promotional activities toward consumers
Goal - entice the consumer into the store to buy the product
Sales Promotion - represents all marketing activities other than the other 4 parts of the promotional mix
(coupons, product samples, competitions, etc.)
We will study these in greater detail in 17.2
Trade Promotions - sales promotion activities designed to get support for a product from manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers.
Promotional Allowances - cash payments or discounts given by manufacturers to wholesalers or retailers (discount for large purchase)
Cooperative Advertising - manufacturer helps retailer with cost of advertising
Slotting Allowance - cash paid by manufacturer to help the retailer cover the costs of placing the manufacturer's product on the shelves (range few thousand $ - millions of $)
Sales Force Promotions - awards given to dealers and employees who successfully meet or exceed a sales quota
Trade Shows and Conventions - showcase products (Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas)
Consumer Promotions - sale strategies that encourage customers to buy a product or service
Coupons - certificates that entitle customers to cash discounts on goods or services

Premiums - low cost items given to consumers at a discount or for free; designed to increase sales by building loyalty and attracting new customers

Deals - short-term price reductions marked directly on the label or package
Incentives - products, awards, or gift cards earned and given away through contests, sweepstakes, special offers, and rebates
Contest games or activities that require the participant to demonstrate a skill
Sweepstakes - games of chance
Product Samples - free trial size of a product
Sport Contest Examples
Sponsorship - the right to use logos and names on retail products to enhance corporate image
Promotional tie-ins (cross promotion) - activities that involve sales promotions between one or more retailers and manufacturers
Loyalty marketing programs - offering incentives for repeat purchases
Point-of-Purchase displays - designed by manufacturers to hold and display product (promote impulse purchases)

Kiosks - P-O-P displays that are stand-alone
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