Tourism Marketing: In the Age of the ConsumerAutor Alistair Morrison, Ulrike Gretzel, Alastair Morrison
en Limba Engleză Paperback – 24 feb 2016
Tourism Marketing: in the Age of the Consumer is a comprehensive and integrated textbook that uniquely considers tourism marketing from the customer perspective in the era of e-marketing and ethical tourism to reflect the way Tourism Marketing has evolved. It introduce students to the distinctive aspects of tourism marketing by concentrating on how tourism marketing is planned, implemented, and evaluated based upon a thorough understanding of contemporary tourist consumer behaviour. It further highlights the opportunities and challenges that future practitioners face in an increasingly competitive global tourism marketplace.
The book reflects current practices by integrating, social media and e-marketing throughout, emphasising the sustainability of tourism including concepts such as ethical tourism and green marketing, highlighting experience as a major driver for purchasing and raises events to the level of a major tourism marketing topic and integrates this with the concept of experiential marketing.
International case studies are integrated throughout to show practical realities of tourism marketing and theory in practice. The text is written in an accessible style and includes a plethora of features that engage and aid understanding. A suite of online resources accompany the text which offer students and lecturers additional resources for class discussion or self - study including: Video Case Studies, test banks, sample marketing plans, instructors guide, PPT s & web links
This innovative, accessible yet academically rigorous introduction to contemporary tourism marketing is essential reading for all Tourism students. "
Dimensiuni: 189 x 246 mm
Greutate: 1.75 kg
Alastair M. Morrison, Ph.D., is Research Professor in Marketing, Events and Tourism at the Greenwich Business School, University of Greenwich, UK. Formerly, he was Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Purdue University, USA, specialising in the area of tourism and hospitality marketing. He has published approximately 300 academic articles and conference proceedings and is the author of six books on tourism marketing and development, including Marketing and Managing Tourism Destinations, 2nd edition (Routledge, 2019) and World Tourism Cities (Routledge, 2022). Prof. Morrison is the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Tourism Cities and Co-Editor of the Routledge Handbook of Tourism Cities (Routledge, 2021).
PART I: THE CONSUMER. 1. The consumer is first in tourism marketing. 2. Consumer behaviour in tourism. 3. Market and marketing research. 4. Customer relationship management. 5. Consumer use of social media. PART II: THE STRATEGY. 6. Social responsibility and ethical tourism. 7. Market segmentation. 8. Positioning, image and branding. 9. Marketing plan and marketing mix. PART III: THE IMPLEMENTATION. 10. Marketing communications. 11. Technology and e-marketing. 12. Tourism distribution channels. PART IV: THE TOURISM PRODUCT. 13. Product development and innovation. 14. Events and their development and marketing. 15. Regional development, marketing and partnerships. Part V: THE EVALUATION OF TOURISM MARKETING. 16. Marketing performance measurement