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In this chapter, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- Why are global marketing strategies so important?
- How can e-commerce be used to establish a low-risk customer base?
- In what ways are domestic markets different from international markets?
- What are the four key Ps of marketing?
- What are some strategies for accessing a foreign market?
1. International Marketing: The Importance of Global Marketing Strategy
Companies cannot just concentrate on domestic markets if they are to remain competitive. Global marketing allows marketing managers to look for growing target markets and product opportunities overseas.
2. Internet and Global Marketing: Ecommerce on an International Scale
E-commerce is a low risk business strategy for companies to use for developing an international customer base. The combination of global marketing with an Internet distribution method allows many companies to try their hand at reaching growing target markets overseas.
3. International External Marketing: Culture, Economics, Tech & More
International marketing plans have a specific marketing mix that will differ tremendously from the domestic version. Marketing managers have to take into account a country's economic, technological, logistical, and sociocultural differences in order to successfully target an overseas market.
4. International Marketing Mix and the 4 Ps of Marketing
In this lesson, we will discuss how to adjust the marketing mix when pursuing an international market. Additionally, the Internet's impact on the marketing mix will be discussed.
5. Breaking Into Foreign Markets: International Marketing Strategies
Companies look to international markets to increase their sales and profits. Market managers must decide on the mode of entry into a foreign market. The options, ranging from least to most risky, are exporting, licensing, franchising, contract manufacturing, joint ventures and direct investments.
6. The Global Marketplace: Definition & Overview
We have been on the fast track to a global market, but are we there yet? In this lesson, we will define global market and discuss some of its key concepts. A short quiz follows the lesson.
7. Transnational Corporation: Definition & Examples
In this lesson, we will learn about transnational corporations. We will define the term and discuss the controversial characteristics. The lesson will conclude with some examples and a quiz.
8. What is Global Competition in Business? - Definition & Challenges
In this lesson, you will learn about global competition and some challenges faced by companies when conducting business internationally. Also, this lesson will outline how technology assisted in allowing easy access to conduct business globally.
9. What is Global Trade? - Definition, Advantages & Barriers
Global trade of goods and services are worth trillions of dollars each year. In this lesson, you'll learn about global trade and its advantages, as well as barriers to trade. A short quiz follows.
10. Customs Union: Definition & Theory
A customs union is an important step on the path to the global integration of national economies. You'll learn about what a custom union is and some of its key concepts. You'll also have a chance to take a short quiz.
11. Transnational Strategy: Definition & Examples
Transnational strategy offers a global perspective to your marketing efforts. In this lesson, you'll learn what transnational strategy is and see a few examples of it in use.
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