The topic of the dissertation is “Development of marketing tools for brand management”. In chapter 1, the theoretical foundations of brand management were studied, namely: the interpretation, essence and characteristics of the brand, communication activities in marketing. Brand management tools have been developed that take into account the peculiarities of the brand’s life cycle and specific goals and objectives that are solved at each specific stage of the life cycle. Chapter 2 contains an analysis of the marketing activities of the company “GUESS? CIS. ” In Chapter 2, practical analysis tools and techniques were applied, such as SWOT analysis, goal analysis using SMART goal-setting technology, analysis of the company's mission by factors proposed by F. Kotler, competitiveness polygon, competitiveness assessment sheet, selection of competitors using the method of I. V Kotlyarevskaya, by segmentation using the nested hierarchy method with the choice of target segments and the justification for rejecting non-target ones according to the criteria proposed by IV Kotlyarevskaya. The organizational structure, marketing concept, in which the company “GUESS? CIS. ” Diagnosed the effectiveness of brand management by the methods of relative added value and the assessment of the attributes and strength of the brand according to L. De Chernatoni. Chapter 3 contains the development of a GUESS brand management project. The problems and design of the project are described, the negative effects of the existing position of the company are determined, the structural decomposition method is applied on this basis, and the problem tree and the goal tree are built. The factors of external and internal environment that contribute to and impede the implementation of the project are determined, calendar planning of the project for the phases of the project is compiled, a Gantt chart is built. The project risk management has been carried out, risk events have been described, sources of risks, the probability of the occurrence of a risk event, as well as measures to reduce risk, an assessment of the effectiveness of the project has been carried out.
|Date of Award||2020|
|Supervisor||Юлия Анатольевна Мальцева (Supervisor)|