6 Bases for Segmenting Consumer Markets GeographicRegion, City or MetroSize, Density, ClimateDemographicAge, Gender, Family size and Life cycle, Race, Occupation, or Income ...Lifestyle or PersonalityPsychographicOccasions, Benefits, Uses, or AttitudesBehavioral
7 Bases for Segmenting Business Markets DemographicOperating VariablesPurchasing ApproachesSituational FactorsPersonal Characteristics
8 Effective Segmentation MeasurableEffective SegmentationSubstantialSize, purchasing power, profiles of segments can be measured.AccessibleSegments must be large or profitable enough to serve.DifferentialSegments can be effectively reached and served.ActionableSegments must respond differently to different marketing mix elements & actions.Must be able to attract and serve the segments.
16 Positioning is the act of designing the company’s offering and image to occupy a distinctive place in the the target market’s mind.
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