Green Marketing: Marketing Strategies for the Swedish Energy Companies

Usama Awan

Abstract


Business firms have become aware of the need to protect natural environment and starts practicing the environmental marketing strategies as part of their social responsibility programs. In this paper presents some cases of firms adopting green marketing strategies and exploratory research method is used to analysis and drawn the conclusion. This paper is based on the review of the most relevant literature and empirical studies. The purpose of this paper is to understand the importance of the environmental marketing strategies into the firms operations. This study also reveals that eco-label is differentiate the producers product is environmental friendly or conventional. Key findings of this paper are that corporations cannot afford to stay away from the green market trends and they need to equally participate in the social programs and for this purpose a decision model is developed based on environmental marketing strategies for high green and low green companies which they can adopt as part of their total corporate planning. This environmental model is developed from the study of existing market literature.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5296/ijim.v1i2.1008

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