The new strategic brand management : advanced insights and strategic thinking.

By: Kapferer, Jean-Noël.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, 2012Edition: 5th edition.Description: xviii, 492 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780749465155.Subject(s): Management, Business and Marketing | Brand name products-Design | Brand name products-ManagementDDC classification: 658.827KAP
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p> Adopted internationally by business schools and MBA programmes, this book is the ultimate resource for senior strategists, positioning professionals and postgraduate students to understand and overcome the challenges of brand management and strategy today, written by the leading international expert of branding, Jean-Noël Kapferer. <br> <br> The New Strategic Brand Management is simply the reference source for branding professionals and postgraduate students. Over the years it has not only established a reputation as one of the leading works on brand strategy, but also has become synonymous with the topic itself.<br> <br> Using an array of international case studies, this book covers all the leading issues faced by brand strategists today, with both gravitas and intelligent insight. It reveals new thinking on topics such as putting culture and content into brands, the impact of private labels and the comeback of local brands.<br> <br> This updated fifth edition builds on the book's already impressive reputation, including new content that will help students and practitioners stay up to date with targeting, with relevant research and market knowledge to support the discipline.<br> <br> With dedicated sections for specific types of brands (luxury, corporate and retail), international examples and case studies from companies such as Audi, Nivea, Toyota and Absolut Vodka ; plus models and frameworks such as the Brand Identity Prism; The New Strategic Brand Management remains at the forefront of strategic brand thinking.</p>

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Introduction: Building the brand when the clients are empowered
  • Part 1 Why is branding so strategic?
  • 1 Brand equity in question
  • 2 Strategic implications of branding
  • 3 Brand and business models
  • 4 Brand diversity: how specific are different sectors?
  • 5 Managing retail brands
  • Part 2 The challenges of modern markets
  • 6 The new brand management
  • 7 Brand identity and positioning
  • Part 3 Creating and sustaining brand equity
  • 8 Launching the brand
  • 9 Growing the brand
  • 10 Sustaining a brand long term
  • 11 Brand and products: identity and change
  • 12 Growth through brand extensions
  • 13 Brand architecture
  • 14 Multi-brand portfolios
  • 15 Handling name changes and brand transfers
  • 16 Brand turnaround and rejuvenation
  • 17 Managing global brands
  • Part 4 Brand valuation
  • 18 Financial evaluation and accounting for brands