Market Application and Practice

ISBN Number : 978-93-5024-850-8

Student Price : Rs.275

Student Dollar Price : 11$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2011

No. Of Pages : 370

About The Book

This book, Market Application and Practice, addresses these issues fully. In addition to this, man examples picked out from the current Indian marketing scenario are included in the text. The book is profusely illustrated with samples of product offers and advertisements relevant to each topic. These will help you to understand the practical side as you learn the theory.

Market Application and Practice is a core subject for the MMS course of all universities and has to be studied by you in a short span if a semester consisting of about four months. This makes it extremely difficult for you to study different voluminous books (mostly foreign with American examples) and prepare notes according to the university syllabus. What you need is handy, simple textbook that covers all the topics and the full syllabus prescribed by the university, includes all the concepts, and provides suitable examples from the Indian market context.

Written in a capsule form, this book will meet the above-mentioned requirements of the MMS students. It is logically sequenced in tune with the syllabus contents of the MMS course of Biju Patnail University.

Book Content of Market Application and Practice
  1. Strategic Marketing Principles
  2. Understanding the Marketing Environment
  3. Market Segmentation Targeting and Positioning
  4. Buyer Behaviour (Consumer Behaviour)
  5. Preparation of Marketing and Business Plans
  6. Business Marketing (B2B)
  7. Fast Moving Consumer Goods and Consumer Durables Marketing
  8. Consumer Durable Marketing
  9. The New Product Development Process
  10. The Concept of Product Life Cycle (PLC)
  11. Pricing Decision and Strategies
  12. Distribution Decisions
  13. Marketing Communications
  14. Services Marketing
  15. Rural Marketing
  16. Retail Management
  17. Internet Management
  18. Direct Marketing
  19. Event and Media Marketing


About The Author

Dr. K. Karunakaran is presently Professor at St. Josephs College of Commerce, (Autonomous), Bengaluru, and Academic Consultant. He retired as General Manager from the Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore Ltd, Kochi, one of the largest Public Sector Enterprises in India, after a long service of 33 years. Being a prolific writer, he has published more than twenty six books, most of which are prescribed texts and study materials for the MBA and M.Com. courses of various Indian Universities. He has also published a photo-journalism themed book Temples and Legends of Karnataka which covers the details of the origin, history, architectural significance and fascinating legends of 108 temples. He has contributed several research papers and articles in leading newspapers like Economic Times, News Time, Deccan Chronicle, The Hindu and Deccan Herald. He has been a recipient of the Fertiliser Association of Indias National Level Award for the Best Article on Marketing for two years. He is also an accomplished artist and has held many solo exhibitions of his paintings. He is an active life member of the NGO People for Animals.

Dr. Karunakaran has obtained certification as an Accredited Management Teacher (AMT) conferred by the All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi. He is the proud winner of the Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR National Award, 2021, in Marketing Management, conferred by the Center for Professional Advancement and Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan BEST TEACHER National Award, 2022, in Marketing Management, conferred by the International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation.

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