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What does being aware of consumer demand mean?
Making lots of products, so there are lots of things for people to buy.
Designing and making products in the hope that people will buy them.
Finding out what people want, then designing products that will suit them.
What is market research?
Market research is finding out where people buy things.
Market research is finding out which shops would like to stock particular products.
Market research is asking people about what sort of products they want.
What is meant by a "moral issue"?
Any adverse impact the product might have on other people
Any adverse impact the product might have on the environment.
Any adverse impact the product might have on fashion.
When product ideas are produced in response to market forces, this is called...
When products are re-designed because of changes in materials or manufacturing methods, this is called...
At which stage in a product lifecycle do sales and profit start to fall?
How many stages are there in a product's lifecycle?
Which of the following is a formal rule adopted by Parliament?
Which Act protects the consumer from the supply of unsafe goods, and makes the manufacturer responsible for any damage?
British Standards Institute
The Trade Descriptions Act
The Consumer Protection Act
What symbol shows the product has been made to British standards?
BSI Kite Mark