Marketing Strategies of Consumer Brands FMCGCPG

Essential learning for aspiring Brand Managers
Marketing Strategies of Consumer Brands FMCGCPG
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741.06 MB
Total length :
0h 40m



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Last updated 10/2019



Marketing Strategies of Consumer Brands FMCGCPG

What you’ll learn

Understand the 4 common, Practical Marketing Strategies applied by FMCG/CPG brands
Appreciate how execution varies across the 4 marketing strategies
Map out competitor strategies using Execution variables
Execution frameworks that work in the FMCG / CPG industry

Marketing Strategies of Consumer Brands FMCGCPG


Basic understanding of the consumer product business, specially FMCG
An understanding of basic mathematics and finance
Some experience working in Marketing or Sales for a FMCG brand


This course will equip you with a good understanding of the 4 most common strategies followed by large consumer brands (FMCG/CPG) and how they differ in execution. If you are looking for detailed academic theory then this course is definitely not for you.  In this course we will cover the following1. What is a Marketing Strategy? A very brief but simple definition2. The 4 practical marketing strategies used by most consumer brands3. What are the 13 different Execution variables which differentiate these 4 strategies4. How do the execution variables change for each of the four strategies (Because it is all nice and well to state the strategy, but what do you do or how do you behave differently)Please view the “Course Overview and Structure” and “What is a  Marketing Strategy?”  and other free course videos before purchasing this course so you are clear on what you are about to pay for.If you are not comfortable with the English language and basic Mathematics, then this course may not be for you.You can download the Marketing Strategy Grid in Excel and use it as a guide when evaluating competition or framing the execution variables of your strategy..In about 35 minutes of video you will gain from our 20+ years of senior marketing and category management experience with some of the biggest consumer brands in the world across both developed and emerging markets. Whether you work for a large consumer product business or are a small business competing against the global brands or you are a start up in the food and consumer product space or you are a management and strategy consultant advising consumer brands, this course will add to your understanding and capability on the practical aspects of executing marketing strategies in FMCG/CPG.


Section 1: Course Overview

Lecture 1 Overview, Course Structure and Recommended Student Profile

Section 2: What is a Marketing Strategy?

Lecture 2 What is a Marketing Strategy and how Brand role influences it?

Section 3: The 4 Practical Marketing Strategies used by Global brands

Lecture 3 The 4 Practical Marketing Strategies and defining Strategy 1 – P

Lecture 4 Strategy 2 – MT

Lecture 5 Strategy 3 – VS

Lecture 6 Strategy 4 – N

Section 4: The 12+1 Execution Variables (EVs)

Lecture 7 12+1 EVs and Product P Variables

Lecture 8 Price P Execution Variables

Lecture 9 Why Retailer Margin is in Price P?

Lecture 10 Promotion, Place and Profit P Execution Variables

Section 5: Differences in the 12+1 Execution Variables for the 4 Strategies

Lecture 11 Product P differences in Execution Variables for 4 Strategies

Lecture 12 Price P differences in Execution Variables for 4 Strategies

Lecture 13 Promotion P differences in Execution Variables for 4 Strategies

Lecture 14 Place & Profit P Execution Variables for 4 Strategies

Students and Young Professionals looking to pursue a career in FMCG marketing,Aspiring Brand Managers,Management and Strategy Consultants that advise the FMCG / CPG industry,Business Owners and Managers who sell any kind of consumer product,Finance, manufacturing, supply chain and human resource professionals who want to understand how and why marketing strategies are created and executed,Anyone who wants to understand the Practical side of Marketing Strategies in a consumer business

Course Information:

Udemy | English | 0h 40m | 741.06 MB
Created by: FMCG Academy

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