Examine the two different strategic approaches adopted by the fast-food chains KFC and McDonald’s

Jun 13th, 2016
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Understanding the influence of culture on the consumer decision

process is an important part of a marketer’s job. Cultural

norms and values, along with consumer perceptions, family,

and group influences, are all factors that can significantly

impact the diffusion of new products or services. Many firms

realize that they must adapt existing product or service models

when introducing them into a foreign market


Read the Global Opportunity box on page 276 of the textbook. (page 276 is below this document)

Your assignment is to examine the two different

strategic approaches adopted by the fast-food chains KFC and

McDonald’s when they expanded into China. Which, in your

opinion, would be the more effective strategy for expanding

into India, and why? Your report should include evidence

(such as Indian demographic statistics, comparison with

similar brand/product expansions into India, ethnographic

studies, the results of direct questioning and content analysis,

and so on) to support why the strategy you selected has the

best chance of success.


Your goal for this assignment is to apply what you’ve learned

about consumer behavior in this course. Use this research

assignment to practice identifying and evaluating marketing

concept strategies commonly found in today’s marketplace.

To accomplish the requirements for this assignment, you’ll

need to submit at least 3.5  pages of typed material.

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(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: Boston College

Hello, I have completed your paper, find it attached please



Strategic Approaches Adopted by Fast Food Chains KFC and McDonald’s When Expanding Into

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Worldwide organizations confront a basic inquiry when they enter developing markets. The
average Western way to deal with remote development is to attempt to offer center items or
administrations practically as they've generally been sold in Europe or the United States, with
home office observing nearly to ensure the model is sent out accurately (Alkhafaji, 1995). KFC
and McDonald’s have made this progress by...

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