JOURNAL OF MARKETING DEVELOPMENT AND COMPETITIVENESS
Distinctive Marketing Strategies of Different Industries in India
Author(s): Rahul Gupta Choudhury
Citation: Rahul Gupta Choudhury, (2021) "Distinctive Marketing Strategies of Different Industries in India," Journal of Marketing Development and Competitiveness, Vol. 15, Iss. 1, pp. 114-120
Aricle Type: Research paper
Publisher: North American Business Press
Different firms follow different strategies. It is partially dependent on the industry they operate in. The objective of the study is to find out whether there are similarities between firms operating in the same industry sector in terms of strategy. Another subsequent objective is to look at the similarities in strategy undertaken by firms in the same industry sector and whether and how the strategies pursued by firms in different industry sectors are different. The study was carried out in India. It was found that there are lot of commonalities in strategy between firms operating in the same industry sector. Also, strategies pursued by firms in different industry sectors are distinctly different. There are certain strategic factors like price and quality which are common to all industry sectors. The bottom line is that consumers want value and firms has to provide value, the composition and factors comprising value differs according to the industry the firm operates in.