The company will launch an all new product into the Fiji and South Pacific Regional marketplace. It is aimed primarily as a Glucose Biscuit for the School Lunch Market.
The company seeks to fulfill the following benefits with the GLUCO biscuit product:
Healthy alternatives to candy: aimed at mothers looking for a lower sugar and added health benefits in a snack for their children
Conveniently packaged in individual packs for daily lunch pack use
Weekly packs of 5, buying size for ease of budgeting and buying decision (5 schooldays a week)
Added Iron, Calcium and Vitamins (similar to breakfast cereals claims) as an added value
GAKKS Ltd already has an established packaged foods business that has been successful in Fiji for over 15 years.
Packaged goods already produced: dried noodles, packet soups, herbs and spices.
Current factory operations management has found the space and the capital to produce the new biscuit line, and has produced costing as included in this Marketing Plan.
MBA 437 Marketing (Core Course)
Principles of marketing are discussed with reference to South Pacific products and services. Topics covered include: the role of marketing in the organisation and society, the marketing environment, customer markets and buyer behaviour, marketing research, market segmentation and positioning, the marketing mix, product life cycle, marketing planning, and the ethical consequences of marketing actions. The marketing function is regarded as a key ingredient in management and strategic planning. Continuous reference is made to both the domestic and international marketplace.