EFFECTIVENESS OF PROMOTIONAL STRATEGIES EMPLOYED BY AGRO ALLIED INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA(A CASE STUDY OF OLYMPIC MAIZE MILLING AGRO ALLIED INDUSTRIES LIMITED AWKA
Different structured questions were administered to respondents after reviewing similar literatures. These questionnaire were administered to both consumers and the management of Olympic Maize Milling Agro _ Allied Industries.
The research also conducted oral interview with the manager of the company from where I get much of the information not covered in the questionnaire.
The test of two hypotheses was based on the researcher’s project topic, which tested with “a chi square approach”. The analysis of our data revealed that most consumer of Agro- Allied product (Olympic) Mesolina, Olympic cassvita, Maize flour, animal feed etc became nature of the product through advertising and hence the most effective promotional strategies being through the radio advertising from which was followed by television with its strategically advertising from immediately after national broadcast in the evening.
The same was discovered that the most effective media of promoting the products were radio and television which consumers rated highest and higher respectively. More so, the management also confirmed this through the research’s analysis.
The significant strategies in the promotional tools used by the management as the researcher discovered in her interview with the marketing manager and some customers are the jingles in the radio, that runs thus, the more you buy it and cook for food, the more satisfaction you get, which consumers said they found to be time. The one used in the advertisement is also effective and significant because of the way they cook it after preparing the Olympic mesolina, set it on the table & the family sit round the table and not their heads in affirmation and requested his to be everyday food.
Finally, we recommend what we consider appropriate measures that would enhance a more posit effectiveness on the promotional strategies to employ in the marketing of Agro-Allied products and other similar establishment that will aid the effectiveness like the product research and development, employing the services of promotional experts and strategies and maintain good cooperate citizens through community activities.
Table Of ContentChapter One
1.1 Statement Of The Problem
1.2 Objective Of The Study
1.3 Significance Of The Study
1.4 Scope Of The Study
1.5 Limitation Of The Study
1.6 Hypothesis Formulation
1.7 Explanation Of Key Terms
2.0 Review Of Related Literature
2.1 The Role Of Promotional Activities In The Economic
2.2 Promotional Strategy
2.3 Analysis Of Various Promotional Variables34
2.4 Promotional Objective In Agro – Allied Industry
2.5 Promotional Plan And Planning
2.6 Media Selection
3.0 Research Methodology
3.1 Sources Of Data
3.2 Question Design And Method
3.3 Determination Of Sample Size
4.1 Presentation, A
4.3 Interpretation Of Data
4.4 Testing Of Hypothesis
5.0 Summary Of Finding