FMK 301 Food Marketing Research (3 credits)
The food industry and the companies that make up the industry are all driven by information. This course will focus on the sources and applications of the information used to make food marketing decisions. The traditional marketing research process will be covered. Applications such as attitude research, product testing and advertising testing will be highlighted. In addition, there will be a great deal of emphasis on the methodology and application of syndicated data such as panel data, scan data, and other information products, such as geodemographic segmentation data.