After working for Walt Disney Co. for decades, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and their “Toy Story” friends have been given new jobs by the large entertainment conglomerate.
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- What is market segmentation?
- What are demographics?
- Why would a business or brand want to segment an audience based on age?
- What is a target market?
- Why might the NFL be interested in targeting younger viewers?
- Can you think of any other examples of the NFL marketing to younger fans? Like what?
- What is cross promotion?
- Describe this cross promotion between Disney and the NFL, based on what you learned in this news story.
- Why do you think the ‘Toy Story’ broadcast will air exclusively on Disney Plus?
- How might the NFL benefit from this cross promotion?
- How might Disney benefit?
- How might this help the NFL to reach younger fans?
- What other cross promotions might help the NFL to connect with a younger audience? Be prepared to discuss your ideas in class.