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Edexcel Business Studies Unit 3

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    found some more AMAZING notes from this site
    http://www.businessstudiesonline.co....=44&Itemid=120
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    (Original post by CallMeNab)
    found some more AMAZING notes from this site
    http://www.businessstudiesonline.co....=44&Itemid=120
    They're helped me sooo much, thank you!!


    This was posted from The Student Room's iPhone/iPad App
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    Does anyone know why distribution channels must be altered when trading internationally? any helps is much appreciated!
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    (Original post by PPF)
    Does anyone know why distribution channels must be altered when trading internationally? any helps is much appreciated!
    I didnt really get ur question... When trading internationally, local methods of transportation cannot always be used. For example, a supplier can send his goods from China to Chine by trucks, cars etc. but when the same supplier exports to UK, trucks cannot be used. A airways or seaways as a mean of distribution channel is needed.
    This is what i got from a website ''Distribution plays a key role in the success of international marketing strategy. It ensures that a company can deliver products and services to international customers efficiently and cost effectively. Members of the distribution channel also provide an important local marketing resource that enables a company to increase market share or enter new markets with the backing of local knowledge and established business relationships. Companies developing a global branding strategy can use a distribution channel to extend their brand into new territories.''
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    Im really pissed at the fact that some subjects have a HUGE discussion thread realating to the exams but why the f*** aren't there many students for Business Studies? Is this subject not at all important? Even resources are limited... EDEXCEL is weird
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    lol i agree!! even for unit 4 there is nothing!
    but guess what? i think i have found a possible case study for tomorrows exam!
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    (Original post by PPF)
    lol i agree!! even for unit 4 there is nothing!
    but guess what? i think i have found a possible case study for tomorrows exam!
    whats the possible case study then
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    (Original post by PPF)
    lol i agree!! even for unit 4 there is nothing!
    but guess what? i think i have found a possible case study for tomorrows exam!
    Really??? Cmon man let us know!!
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    (Original post by PPF)
    lol i agree!! even for unit 4 there is nothing!
    but guess what? i think i have found a possible case study for tomorrows exam!
    oooh intriguing!

    had the worst teacher for this unit would turn up 20 mins late or sometimes not at all, need business to be my best grade too!
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    Pretty much dead thread compared to the chem
    Ones lol
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    (Original post by kingam)
    Pretty much dead thread compared to the chem
    Ones lol
    pretty much dead compared to anything

    anyways PPF what do u think will come up tomorrow?
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    (Original post by CallMeNab)
    pretty much dead compared to anything

    anyways PPF what do u think will come up tomorrow?
    Haha true , Erm would be nice of the EU crisis came up.
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    (Original post by kingam)
    Haha true , Erm would be nice of the EU crisis came up.
    Thats what all teachers are sayin... Eurozone crisis. Anyways for people who dont know much about it, here it is
    http://bonds.about.com/od/advancedbo...ebt-Crisis.htm
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    (Original post by kingam)
    Haha true , Erm would be nice of the EU crisis came up.
    EU crisis? what could be asked about that?
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    (Original post by Rizzy J)
    EU crisis? what could be asked about that?
    how its affecting the import and export trend and its affect on the imperters/ exporters, the inflation rate- and how it affects businessess, corporation taxes in the eurozone, etc. i guess
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    EU crisis came up in jan roughly
    Heres my link: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000...999980390.html

    keep in mind mergers havent come up in a long time. its the biggest merger of 2011
    its written at the time when they usually gather data
    it involves china and a large mnc
    also they could ask questions like
    benefits of mergers
    its got a few things about glocalisation in it
    and possibly barriers to the chinese market

    keep in mind they have used this source in an earlier paper

    NOTE: IT VERY WELL MAY NOT BE THIS! BUT THERES A CHANCE
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    thats more related to economics than business.
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    EU crisis? great, not done anything on that! better get revising...
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    Guys why would EU crisis come up in International Business, you lot are getting confused with Economics!
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    (Original post by Rizzy J)
    EU crisis? what could be asked about that?
    . Erm I Dno really maybe something about the Greece leaving and having there own currency just a guess I suppose
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