Assume you are the marketing manager for a local cable company. You have some direct competitors including AT&T U-verse and DirecTV. Using the six steps outlined in your textbook for setting a pricing policy, prepare a report for your Vice President on your suggested pricing strategy for your service.
Be sure to include the following in your report:
- Determine your price objective with your justification.
- Determine the demand of your service and how this influences your pricing strategy.
- Estimate your cost elements and discuss how this will influence the price of your service.
- Prepare a competitive price analysis.
- Select your pricing method and determine your final price along with your justification.
Write your responses in a 3- to 4-page Microsoft Word document.