Encyclopedia of Global Brands

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Origins, marketing, development and the future of well-known brands.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) is the platform Gale-Cengage uses to provide access to many electronic books including this one. Published by St. James Press in 2013, this second edition contains almost 300 entries on various brands with details about their origins, initial marketing, commercial development, and current status. Brands included were selected on the basis of public awareness, financial valuation, sales and market share, and future potential.

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Laurier Library has provided access to this title since March 2017.

Subjects covered:
  • Business
  • Business Technology Management
  • Communication Studies
  • History
Alternate titles:
Global Brands, Encyclopedia of