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Marketing of New Products

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Company and Product Overview
Herschel Supply is a Vancouver-based company that specializes in backpacks and similar items. The company was founded in 2009 and has become quite trendy, experiencing strong growth since that time (Herschel Supply, 2017). They now sell in the US, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand and more, in addition to their home market. Herschel products are sold at a premium, and are known for their simple, elegant styling, and sturdy construction.
The company is now planning to expand its product line into suitcases. This is a natural extension given the current flagship product is backpacks, and the company already produces smaller travel bags. Launching a line of suitcases would give Herschel not only a natural extension, but access to a large market. The suitcase business is highly competitive, but there are no brands that have the same brand image and attributes that Herschel brings, so executives believe…… [Read More]


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