[Semester Two, 2012]
Unit study package number: 01866
Mode of study: Internal
Tuition pattern summary: 3 Hours Weekly
Credit value: 25
Pre-requisite units: Marketing 100
Co-requisite units: None
Anti-requisite units: None
Additional Requirements: None
Result type: Pass/Fail
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Name: Alisha Stein Email: Alisha.Stein@curtin.edu.au
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Acknowledgement of Country
We respectfully acknowledge the Indigenous Elders, custodians, their descendents and kin of this land past and present.
This unit provides a broad understanding of the planning and operation aspects of retail marketing and distribution businesses. Provides an overview of how retailing operations integrate into the distribution channel and wider value chain. Explores how retailers develop overall strategy and tactics in a constantly changing retailer landscape. Contextualises retailing in terms of global retailing; franchising; multi-channel retailing; and, web and technology based retailing threats, opportunities and challenges facing today’s firms.
Retail Marketing & Distribution will provide students with an overall