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Define Service Categories and Service Product Portfolio – Examples

Define Service Categories and Service Product Portfolio - Examples

By drawing upon work by Levitt, Shostack, and Gronroos its identified that a service product strategy is constituted of core and supplementary elements.  Furthermore, the latter classification may be sub-divided into two distinct categories: facilitating and supporting services.  Core/supplementary Service Categories Examples of each are provided and discussed below in some detail under the collective …

How consumer decision making process for Goods Differs from Services!

How consumer decision making process for Goods Differs from Services!

A model of the consumer decision making process for services as opposed to goods is provided (Fig. 3) and discussed in the article.  Consumer decision making for services high in experience and credence properties (as distinct from search properties common to most fast-moving packaged consumer goods) is generally characterized by a higher sense of perceived …