At the end of September, the team from the Chair of Marketing Management (IfM) around Professor Krafft visited the markstones Institute of Christoph Burmann, Maik Eisenbeiß and Kristina Klein at the University of Bremen. In the course of a colloquium, five projects were presented by doctoral students. Of course, attention was paid to the compliance with the applicable COVID-19 protection measures, so that the colloquium also served as a good trial run for potential attendance events this coming winter semester.
As part of the bachelor's course in Marketing Operations, Juan Barrios, Senior Designer, and Max Riedel, Consultant Brand Strategy, explained how the company Interbrand is shaping brands in today’s dynamic world.
Interbrand is a New York-based, global marketing consultancy that focuses on brands and brand management. Interbrand has more than 16 offices in 14 countries and can look back at 45 years of experience in brand management.
On June 30, 2020 David Middelbeck, the co-founder & managing director of edyoucated, held a guest lecture as part of the Bachelor course Marketing Operations taught by Professor Manfred Krafft.
The German economy has collapsed at record speed due to the corona crisis. While the overall economic performance has declined, some industries such as the aviation or the tourism sector are suffering particularly from the ongoing crisis.
Once again, one of our MCM-students is chosen to be a real “WiWi-Talent”. Some weeks ago, our master student, Kathrin Regier, was nominated for the WiWi-Talents program by Prof. Dr. Manfred Krafft, Director of the Chair of Marketing Management. We can proudly announce that Ms. Regier was accepted for the program. Thus, the Chair of Marketing Management has successfully nominated 14 marketing students over the last five years and is therefore honored as “Talentschmiede” by the WiWi-Talents program.
In conversation with the press office of the University of Muenster, Prof. Dr. Krafft gave insights into his findings on the buying behavior and wishes of today’s supermarket customers. He states that, on the one hand, some customers have an increasing need for a fast and hassle-free purchasing process, while on the other hand, others value a broad assortment, enough personnel, and an enjoyable atmosphere.
The research paper “Challenges and Opportunities for Marketing Scholars in Times of the Fourth Industrial Revolution” by Professor Manfred Krafft (IfM), Professor Laszlo Sajtos (University of Auckland), and Professor Michael Haenlein (ESCP Business School) is now available at the Journal of Interactive Marketing (JIM).
Der Wettbewerbsdruck treibt viele stationäre Einzelhändler zu Investitionen: Um sich von Wettbewerbern abzugrenzen, gestalten die großen Lebensmitteleinzelhändler Aldi, Rewe, Edeka und Real ihre Filialen grundlegend um. Das Ziel der Einzelhändler liegt darin, den angestammten Kundenkreis zu binden und neue Kunden hinzuzugewinnen.
For many students, the current situation is extremely stressful. The loss of many part-time jobs due to the outbreak of Covid-19 poses great financial challenges for students.