Topics: Coca-Cola, The Coca-Cola Company, Sprite Pages: 2 (446 words) Published: January 28, 2013
Explain some of the company’s efforts to localize its offerings and describe how Successful these efforts were. What could have been done differently?

Think local, Act local.
Think local, Act local. This is company’s efforts to localize its offerings. Global business philosophy changes 3A to 3P principle, 3A is Availability, Affordability, Acceptability. It meaning is to make customers buy get, affordable, willing to buy. 3P is Pervasiveness, Price to value, Preference.

(2) Held Activities
Coca cola localized their products is based on countries’ culture such as Malaysia is Coke EURO 2012 “Buka Coca-Cola, Buka Semangat Bola” contest. And McDonald's introduced about the World Cup drinking cup in the 2012 World Cup. Besides, Coca cola localized in China through the Chinese design in Beijing Olympics. Beijing Olympic Games torch bearer selection, Coca Cola to provide 18 places. As a global partner of Beijing Olympic Torch Relay , Coca-Cola ( China ) Beverages Ltd. officially announced : [ Coca-Cola ] Olympic torchbearer selection Shanghai area started , the selection of the theme "Who lit the flame of my heart " to the public 18 torchbearers places the Olympic spirit and the " journey of Harmony " theme brought to every corner of Shanghai .

(3) Indication marks
The other belongs to the Coca-Cola company brand drinks of all the packaging and advertising, it is the emblem "and the Coca-Cola company honor cooperation. For example, Sprite, Fanta .The words, this is actually in the ascension and strengthening Coca-Cola brand. In addition, with the local brand beverage friendly cooperative relations, as well as local brand beverage special affinity, Coca-Cola has a better relationship. (4) Advertisement

Through the advertisement implants, also can improve the local people accept rate, and local phase fusion, increase sales. For example, the bottle of packaging is the local custom picture. [pic]

In the development of any drinks can use original brand sales...
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