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Marketing myopia[ levitt, theodore ] at some point in its development, every industry can be considered a growth industry, based on the apparent superiority . In marketing myopia, theodore levitt offers examples of companies that became obsolete because they misunderstood what business they were in and thus. Since the publications of v packard's (1957) hidden persuaders and levitt's ( 1960) marketing myopia, marketing as both an academic and.
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