Science TQM, New Quality Management Principle: The Quality Management Strategy of Toyota

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When we look at the quality management issues that have faced, both, in Japan and the rest of the world recently, it is clear that a next-generation quality management practice is required, featuring ...
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Developing a Strategic Advertisement Method: Case Studies in Science TQM - 1

Pp. 133-142 (10)

DOI: 10.2174/978160805282011201010133

Author(s): Satoru Hifumi, Manabu Yamaji, Kakuro Amasaka


In this paper, the authors develop the “Video Unites Customer behavior and Maker’s designing Intentions, VUCMIN” as a new strategic advertisement method designed to enhance the desire to visit dealers in the automobile industry. The proposed method uses video advertisement, and was developed based on scientific approaches and analyses that focus on the standard behavioral movements of customers who visit dealers when choosing an automobile. This method, which is based on the different approaches identified in target customer profiles, aims to increase the desire of customers to visit dealers. After creating this video advertisement, customers were verified as having a positive opinion towards visiting dealers with a plan to purchase the vehicle featured in the video.


VUCMIN, a new strategic advertisement method, desire of customers, visiting dealers, automobile industry, video advertisement, AIDA model.