Coke Repositions their Energy Drink

In this video-based mini-case, you will review the repositioning efforts of Coca-Cola in Australia with their energy drink branded “Mother Energy”. But was this the right choice: should they have moved to introduce a new brand instead?

 

ACTIVITY/TASK

Coca-Cola launched their new Mother Energy brand into the Australian market in 2006. The firm was struggling to compete in the … See the full activity...

What Type of New Product?

New products are more than just new-to-the-world innovations. Actually, most companies only ever introduce products that already exist in the market place. For this activity you need to identify what ‘type’ of new product the firm has developed (see list of options in the question section below).

 

ACTIVITY/TASK

  1. McDonald’s introduces the ‘Triple-patty Big Mac’
  2. Coke brings out ‘Coke Ice
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