Strategic Marketing - a Case Study

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Strategic Marketing:

Nike: A Case Study:
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14th October 2013

Table of Contents 1. Assignment Topic 3 2. Word Count 3 3. Executive Summary 3 4. Introduction 4 5. Nike – Where it came from 4 6. Nike – Market orientation, challenges and missteps 5 7. Nike’s labour practices shame and the turn around 8 8. Nike’s “She runs the night campaign” 9 9. Conclusion 10 10. References 11 11. Appendix A - Case Study 13 Nike - The art of selling air 13

1. Assignment Topic
In your case report, identify three to four marketing challenges covered in this subject, and address how those challenges can be met using the principles developed in this subject. Be sure to cite and reference the name and source of your case in your assignment report (as well as other references you use). The case study “Nike – The art of selling air.” has been included for reference in Appendix A of this paper. 2. Word Count
This paper contains a total of 2581 words from the start of the introduction to the end of the conclusion section. 3. Executive Summary
Companies today face many challenges to maintain market share and differentiate themselves from a highly competitive and ever evolving market place. Marketing is crucial to a company’s long term success. The aim of this paper is to use the “Nike - The art of selling air.” case study and concepts from strategic marketing theory to identify marketing challenges and how those challenges could be best addressed using marketing principles. The paper provides a brief introduction to the company known as Nike, explores what concepts are guiding Nike’s company marketing efforts; and uses examples to explore some of the marketing challenges and misjudgements that Nike has faced and how these were or could have been overcome using marketing principles.

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