MikesBikes Advanced Quiz 1

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Competition closes 31 May 2017 (USA EST). Full terms and conditions here.

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1. What will cause your Product Development Project to fail?
2. An important task in marketing your product is to identify what your customers want. This will increase demand for your products, and therefore, Sales. Market Research on the bicycle industry has been provided for you on the Market Information report. An excerpt of this report is below which displays how sensitive each market segment is to different areas.

Market Sensitivities for MikesBikes Advanced Quiz

Based off this, which would be the better product strategy for a Commuter Bike?
3. Which is the best media channel to promote your bikes through?
4. An important task in marketing your product is to identify what your customers want. This will increase demand for your products, and therefore, Sales. Market Research on the bicycle industry has been provided for you on the Market Information report. An excerpt of this report is below which displays how sensitive each market segment is to different areas.

Market Sensitivities for MikesBikes Advanced Quiz

Based off this, which would be the better product strategy for a Racers Bike?
5. Before heavily investing in quality, what do you need to consider?
6. Why is it important to consider both retail price and retail margin when making marketing decisions?
7. What does the Manufacturing Process decision of Supplier Relations expenditure achieve?
8. What factors contribute to your distribution rating?
9. Your course has just had your first rollover and the market summary report has just shown you the results:

Market Summary Report for Adventurers Segment in MBA

Within the simulation, what is the likeliest reason for the lost sales within this market segment?
10. Calculation for working out total capacity scu in mikesbikes advanced

If the above calculation is used to calculate Total Capacity SCU and your firm currently has:
  • 12,000 Factory Workforce Capacity SCU
  • 15,000 Plant Capacity SCU

Your firm has entered the current decisions for:
  • Increasing Factory Workforce Capacity SCU by 5,000
  • Increasing Plant Capacity SCU by 10,000

What then would be your Total Capacity SCU for the coming rollover?

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