The Content of Global Marketing

Fifth Edition

GLOBAL MARKETING
A DECISION-ORIENTED APPROACH Svend Hollensen

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Preface Guided tour Acknowledgements Publisher's acknowledgements Abbreviations About the author

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THE DECISION WHETHER TO INTERNATIONALIZE 1 Global marketing in the firm Learning objectives 1.1 Introduction to globalization 1.2 The process of developing the global marketing plan 1.3 Comparison of the global marketing and management style of SMEs and LSEs 1.4 Should the company'stay at home'or'go abroad'? 1.5 Development of the global marketing concept 1.6 Forces for global integration and market responsiveness 1.7 The value chain as a framework for identifying international competitive advantage 1.8 Value shop and the service value chain 1.9 Information business and the virtual value chain 1.10 Summary Case studies 1.1 Build-A-Bear Workshop (BBW): how to manage the global comeback? 1.2 Arcor: a Latin American confectionery player is globalizing its business 1.3 Video case study: Nivea Questions for discussion References

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Initiation of internationalization
Learning objectives 2.1 Introduction 2.2 Internationalization motives 2.3 Triggers of export initiation (change agents) 2.4 Internationalization barriers/risks 2.5 Summary . Case studies 2.1 LifeStraw: Vestergaard-Frandsen transforms dirty water into clean drinking water 2.2 Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc. (EPE): internationalization of a cult icon 2.3 Video case study: TOMS Shoes Questions for discussion References

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Internationalization theories
Learning objectives 3.1 Introduction 3.2 The Uppsala internationalization model 3.3 The transaction cost analysis model 3.4 The network model 3.5 Internationalization of SMEs 3.6 Born globals 3.7 Internationalization of services 3.8 Summary Case studies 3.1 Cryos: they keep the...
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