"Consumer" Essays and Research Papers

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Consumer Awareness

  CONSUMER AWARENESS Definition Consumer awareness is making the consumer aware of His/Her rights.Consumer awareness it a marketing term. It means that consumers note or are aware of  products or services, its characteristics and the other marketing P's (place to buy, price,and promotion).Usually commercials and ads increase consumer awareness, as well as "word of mouth"(a comment from someone you know about a product or service). 1 Need : we need it so we will not be misled by producers,it...

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Consumer Rights

Origin of Consumer Rights  | Consumer rights were recognized broadly in many ancient Hindu, Islamic and Christian religious scriptures; however, no literary work formalized them into a concise set until the 1960s. Consumer rights in India and the modern world owe their origin to the consumer revolution of the pre-60s in the United States of America.On March 15, 1962, US President John F Kennedy made a historical speech about consumer rights as he introduced 'The Consumer Bill of Rights' in the...

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The Protection of Consumer Privacy in E-Business

Electronic business, commonly known as "eBusiness" or "e-business" ,is a business running on the Internet. Beside buying and selling, it also serves a much wider consumer base and collaborates with business partners. The term also has an accurate definition -"interaction with business partners, where the interaction is enabled by information technology". When information technology has become more accessible, much cheaper and more powerful, E-business has become a new trend. Because of low running...

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Consumer Rights

CONSUMER PROTECTION & REDRESSAL FORUM SUBMITTED To: PROF: N. JAYARAM SHETTY JKSHIM EVALUATOR: JKSHIM SUBMITTED By: K.SANDEEP.SHETTY 1st YEAR MBA ‘B’ SECTION JKSHIM *CONSUMER RIGHTS & REDRESSAL FOR*U*M UNDER CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT, *1986 Gandhiji has rightly said: ORIGIN OF CONSUMER RIGHTS Right to Safety Right to Information Right to choice RIGHT TO SAFETY RIGHT TO CHOICE RIGHT TO BE HEARD RIGHT TO SEEK REDRESSAL RIGHT TO CONSUMER EDUCATION Awareness...

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CONSUMER PROTECTION

Consumer protection Act Introduction A consumer protection Act, 1986, provides for the better protection of consumers. Unlike existing laws which are punitive or preventive in nature, the provisions of this Act are compensatory in nature. The act is intended to provide simple, speedy and inexpensive redressal to the consumers' grievances, award relief and compensation wherever appropriate to the consumer. RIGHTS ENJOYED BY CONSUMER  Right to be protected against the marketing of goods...

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Consumer Rights

fined for insects in Sprite | New Delhi, April 28 (PTI): A city consumer court today ordered Coca-Cola to pay over Rs 1 lakh after a man found dead insects in an unopened bottle of Sprite, advertised as the company’s top product in the soft drinks market.“It seems that giant companies have only focused their eyes on their one-point programme ' make money. For that end they will even play with the public’s health,” the district consumer redressal forum (north), comprising its president K.K. Chopra and...

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Consumer Awareness

CONSUMER AWARENESS GUIDELINES Be an Alert Consumer ! Also be a Responsible Consumer !! Issued by Government of Tamil Nadu Civil Supplies & Consumer Protection Department, Ezhilagam, Chennai-5. Phone: 044-28583222 / 28583422 Web: www.consumer.tn.gov.in E.mail: consumer@tn.nic.in A. WHO IS A CONSUMER? A ”consumer” is a person who buys any goods or hires any service for valuable consideration (including deferred payment). The term does not include a person who obtains goods or services for...

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Advertising and Consumer Demands: Which Should Be Responsible for the Increasing Sales

literally everywhere. While some starts to link the fact that more products are being sold and consumed every day to the power of omnipresent advertising - commercials, billboards, flyers, website banners, to name a few - others think increasing consumer demand is the main contributor. In the following essay I will discuss both opinions and explain why I find justification in both of them. Indisputably, advertising should be at least partly responsible for the good performance handed in by the...

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Consumer Rights

 Consumer should be responsible about what he wants to buy, prices and quality  Upto the consumer to chose wisely Consumer Protection  Sometimes impossible to know whether the product is will work properly or not  At point of sale consumer are protected by law concerning some aspects of their purchases despite principal of caveat emptor Consumer Rights  United Nations Guidelines on Consumer Rights- 8 basic consumer rights that as consumers we are entitled...

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The Role of Consumer Protection Agency and the Judiciary on Consumer Protection

THE ROLE OF CONSUMER PROTECTION AGENCY AND THE JUDICIARY ON CONSUMER PROTECTION A consumer can be defined as someone who acquires goods or services for direct use or ownership rather than for resale or use in production and manufacturing. Consumer protection consists of laws and organizations designed to ensure the rights of consumers as well as fair trade competition and the free flow of truthful information in the marketplace. The laws are designed to prevent businesses that engage in fraud...

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