6Valuing perfume lines according to specific criteria of brand DNA


It should become increasingly apparent that a brand is not ‘free’ to launch just any kind of perfume line. Good practice dictates that the brand should release perfumes which mesh with its DNA in order to have a chance to succeed. By ‘succeed’ we mean that the perfume should prompt desire for purchase by the typical purchaser – namely, the woman in affinity with the brand, the woman who accepts its value, and who is sensitive to its style. Through a practical knowledge of the brand DNA, the brand managers and their team are afforded an actionable guideline to create their new perfumes.

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