This issue could affect sales in-store, not only would the customer become irritated and disorientated, they could be at the final stage of the decision making process to be faced with products listed in a language they are unfamiliar with. Ensuring all products are listed in English would contribute to an overall pleasant experience. Finally I would like to recommend considering an online transactional website for the future. Although this would not have a drastic impact on their business model immediately, long term it could warrant further investigation. It would take a tremendous investment, but as customers change their habits at an alarming rate it could be the next stage for Lidl to grow their business in the future.
This can be easily searched via Internet *Threat of substitutes: Web internet is a threat to Lululemon as their potential customers can look up the price of other yoga clothing brand and prefer them over Lululemon. In order to combat this threat, price needs to be very competitive and high quality. *Rivalry among existing firms: As stated, Nike and Gap also have athletic clothing similar to Lululemon and these companies are multinational and known around the globe. Even if their prices are little higher compared to Lululemon, people will stay prefer buying from them due to the brand image and reputation they possess in the market. Lululemon needs to maintain their high quality in order to gauge more customers from their existing brand
The company will base its decision on the research we’ve carried out for them therefore it is important the results are accurate as once the product is marketed with a bad reputation it will be very difficult to create a new positive reputation and awareness of the product. • Research method and timing Secondary research: I will use internet product reviews and reports to collect information about mood enhancing products and find out different customer opinions and points of view. I will seek for information such as, opinions on such products, what do people like/dislike, what do customers expect from such products and how much money they usually spend on such products. Primary research: I will use a survey in a form of a multiple choice questionnaire to collect quantitative information. The questionnaire will consist of an approximate of 12 questions, including multiple choice answers of information that the company requires.
A new competitor is a risk occurrence that is completely out of the control of the business. Consumers have different tastes. A new competitor may be able to tap into some of Target’s core customer based with some differentiation. Target will need to have be to tap into and respond to those customer needs by altering its products and services to match those of its competitor. If Target has effective risk management system to track external risk like changes in customer needs or wants, the retailer will be ready if another competitor tries to enter the marker to meet those needs.
Responsive Design Regardless of your website's goals or the audience that you are serving, your website will assuredly benefit from incorporating a web design that works across different screen sizes and on various devices. Not all websites are the same. Many websites serve very different purposes and therefore require various features to be added that are crucial to their success. For example, a website that sells products might need some sort of inventory control feature to make sure that the items listed for sale are indeed available and in stock. While this feature is vital for this type of website, it would be pointless on a website for a company that is promoting services, but that is not selling physical products online.
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The other opportunity which Amazon has, is in terms of expanding its global footprint and open more sites in the emerging markets, which would certainly give it an edge in the uber-competitive online retailing market. Threats: 1. One of the biggest threats to Amazon’s success is the increasing concern over online shopping because of identity theft and hacking which leaves its consumer data exposed. Therefore, Amazon has to move quickly to allay consumer concerns over its site and ensure that online privacy and security are guaranteed. 2.
Purchasing power : There is a positive correlation between person’s income and his purchasing power thus more income means more purchasing power which results in frequent buying. List advantages of operating online: Advantage How will you leverage the advantage? Easy access to the market there are many websites available for sellers which helps them to sell their product online within a short period of time such as eBay, Amazon and so on. Potential for quick growth it is easy to obtain a high rate of returns in short time with the help of e-sales with the use of good digital market strategy. Widen market online selling plays vital role in expanding the size of the market because the internet makes world global village.
v) Entry by rivals Although rivals can enter the market of Amazon, the company has already reached the biggest global marketplace and there are many visitors to its website. b) Value chain model analysis Value chain refers to the activities which create value and competitive advantage for a company. For Amazon, these activities are shown in the model below; Amazon value chain model by Dudovskiy, J. (2017) Activity Explanation In-bound logistics Amazon uses the Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) and takes responsibility for customer service, logistics and returns. Operations Amazon
This should become apparent on both the brand’s online/pop-stores and on its social media page. Finally, Kylie Cosmetics needs to address the “why” aspect. Skeptics of the brand often question the brand’s sincerity in its actions. However, Kylie Cosmetics needs to adopt Solis’ ideology and focus on evolving its products to create solutions for the makeup community instead of trying to save face ex post-facto. In doing so, it will solve many of the issues that have caused it to decline in popularity amongst the makeup