Adam Morgan "Eating the Big Fish: How Challenger Brands Can Compete Against Brand Leaders"
Once upon a time, spirited David challenged the towering Goliath. Forty years ago, rental car company Avis challenged Hertz-the big fish in its industry-and won a larger, more profitable share of the market by "trying harder". Today, Challengers such as method, JetBlue, Nintendo Wii, and Linux successfully compete with much bigger brands in their markets by redefining in their favor the criteria consumers use to make choices. The leaders in any market are never in reality invulnerable; they just seem that way before a smart, focused, Challenger brand takes them on. Updated and revised with additional chapters and thirty new examples of Challenger brands in action, the Second Edition of Eating the Big Fish reflects recent developments in the marketplace and media since the publication of the bestselling and influential first edition. Author Adam Morgan-who, with his company, has researched and worked with Challengers over the last decade-presents and analyzes the effective...