An analysis of the marketing management of Stade Français Paris rugby club
journal contributionposted on 06.08.2012, 12:37 by Guillaume Bodet
This paper analyses the marketing strategy, mix marketing and brand development of SF Paris rugby union club which has succeeded in attracting huge crowds (around 75 000 spectators) for several regular season games and building a strong brand equity. Parallels with American professional sports are drawn whereas differences with European clubs are highlighted. Finally, planning, consistency and especially innovation are identified as key factors of success in the implementation of the club’s marketing strategy.
- Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences