OverviewAdvertising: An IMC Perspective (by George E Belch)
Belch, Belch, Kerr and Powell provide the ideal student-centered introduction to the fast-changing field of integrated marketing communications. Technologies such as the convergence of the internet, mobile devices, and traditional channels are changing the way companies use marketing tools to communicate with their customers. The third edition of this market-leading text has been extensively revised to examine how cutting-edge developments are impacting the IMC program of marketers. All vignettes, cases and boxes showcasing specific examples of how companies and their communications agencies are using integrated marketing communications are new or updated. They provide engaging insights into the most current and popular campaigns being used by marketers and the key current trends and developments taking place in the advertising world. A wealth of online resources enable students to test their own knowledge of core concepts and apply the theory in practical exercises. With a pre-paid AdForum subscription students can stay completely up to date with latest and best examples of integrated marketing communications from industry.
Developing your IMC plan (by David Waller)
Designed for marketing students and practitioners. In a highly competitive market it is vital to effectively communicate the message of your product, service or idea. The starting point for effective marketing communication is an integrated marketing communication (IMC) plan. Developing Your Integrated Marketing Communication Plan is a highly practical workbook taking you through the process of creating of an effective IMC plan, step by step. Accompanied by quotes from seasoned professionals, handy hints and a case study this book will help you and your marketing message succeed in our contemporary business environment.