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Marketing to rural consumers

Marketing to rural consumers

understanding and tapping the rural market potential

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Published by Excel Books in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farm produce -- India -- Marketing -- Congresses,
  • Farmers as consumers -- India -- Congresses,
  • Rural development -- India -- Congresses

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles presented at the conference on Marketing to Rural Consumers--Understanding and Tapping the Marketing Potential, held at IIM, Kozhikode in April 2008.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sanal Kumar Velayudhan, Guda Sridhar.
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsVelayudhan, Sanal Kumar, 1955-, Sridhar, Guda., Indian Institute of Management, Khozhikode.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9016.I42 M278 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 365 p. :
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24024341M
    ISBN 109788174467201
    LC Control Number2009346411

    A book on Consumer Behavior and Rural Marketing in India narrates that in recent years, the lifestyle of a large number of rural consumers in India has changed dramatically and the process of change is on.


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The book is a compilation of some of the papers selected from those presented at the conference on 'Marketing to Rural Consumers' at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM.