Mobile services: potentiality of Short Message Service as new business communication tool in attracting consumers
Priporas, Constantinos-Vasilios and Mylona, Ifigeneia (2008) Mobile services: potentiality of Short Message Service as new business communication tool in attracting consumers. International Journal of Mobile Communications, 6 (4). pp. 456-466. ISSN 1470-949X
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Short Message Service (SMS) is used worldwide by many corporations in order to communicate with consumers. The objective of this study is to investigate the use of SMS in young consumers and their responses to SMS as a potential communication vehicle by the companies. The research was qualitative in nature. Data was collected through open and semi-structured interviews of 40 university students. The results reveal that SMS, in general, has a positive acceptance by young consumers as a communication tool since it is an integral part of their life and seems to be an effective tool by enterprises in reaching consumers.
|Research Areas:||A. Middlesex University Schools and Centres > Business School > Marketing, Branding and Tourism|
A. Middlesex University Schools and Centres > Business School > International Management and Innovation
A. Middlesex University Schools and Centres > Business School > Strategic Marketing, Consumer Behaviour and Branding/Identity group
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