China, india, malaysia, thailand and others have consumers willing to experiment with new products and eager to seek out brands unlike the markets in us and europe where markets and customers have reached a certain level of understanding and sophistication, these markets still demonstrate branding infancy.
Purpose international brands are expanding their business into emerging markets seeking new consumers for their products multiple research studies suggest that there are two key differentiators between developed and emerging markets that managers must take into account. Building brands that get considered emerging-market consumers tend to consider smaller sets of brands initially and, compared with consumers elsewhere, are less likely to switch later to a brand that was not in their initial set.
Conspicuously absent here is ishares msci emerging markets (eem), disqualified because its 069% expense ratio puts it above the 04% cutoff for best etfs, even after credit is given for securities lending revenue eem used to be the leader in this sector, but lost assets to the cheaper vanguard fund. Kumar described the brand-building process pioneered in other former emerging markets by such names as japan’s toyota and south korea’s samsung: initially they gained a foothold abroad based on price.
Emerging markets are completely revolutionizing the way the world does business as they are supported by labor that is low cost yet highly skilled.
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Luxury brands have set their eyes on emerging markets, like china’s tier 2 and 3 cities, and india, where consumers with newfound access to money and information are becoming avid purveyors and consumers of luxury goods and experiences. In an article adapted from brand breakout: how emerging market brands will go global, jan-benedict em steenkamp argues that emerging market brands will become increasingly global, and suggests that the strategies these companies should use to build global brands are not traditional.