As a new company Olympics Web TV will have strengths with regards to its marketing mix on product, place, promotion, people and physical evidence. From the outset the product will be specifically designed for online delivery and as such the organisation can easily personalise their product to different consumer tastes and also avoid the costly challenges that its multi-delivery competitors faced in migrating their offerings to the Web. This focused-delivery mode will result in huge savings for Olympics Web TV especially in terms of infrastructure needed to operate. Olympics Web TV could use the new computing paradigms such as cloud computing to convert capital expenditure into operating expenditure, and easily scale their offering as and when required thus maximising on investment for product innovation. As an Internet-provisioned product, Olympics Web TV will be cheap to distribute and cost comparatively less to promote in comparison to non-Internet enabled TV products.
Finally, online provisioned products have significantly less human resource requirements and less investment in physical evidence. These shall provide Olympics Web TV with huge savings as well.
Olympics Web TV weaknesses shall mainly be encountered in its marketing mix under price and processes. The greatest cost for online TV is content licensing. As a new company Olympics Web TV may not have the huge resources required to compete with incumbents in securing the lucrative Olympics licensing rights. ...Show more