A Development of Product Packaging for Promoting Community-Based Tourism in Ratchaprapa Dam, Khao Sok National Park, Thailand

Authors

  • Sarath Simsiri School of Tourism and Hospitality, Suan Dusit University, Thailand
  • Ratananaphadol Smitinand School of Tourism and Hospitality, Suan Dusit University, Thailand.
  • Mana Eiambua School of Tourism and Hospitality, Suan Dusit University, Thailand

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/jabs.v4i12.325

Abstract

A Development of Product Packaging for Promoting Community-Based Tourism in Ratchaprapa Dam, Thailand aims to study con sumers' products demands inclusive of the factors affecting consumer interest and buying decisions and explores the characteristics of packaging that is consistent with consumer demand and to offer product and packaging design guideline that Influence on Consumer Purchase Decision. The study reveals consumers prefer local products, fine-looking packages which reasonable price, can use as a souvenir, geometric shape packaging are the factors affecting consumer interest and purchase decisions. Thus, this could benefit to design and develop products to meet the needs of consumers.

Keywords: Product Packaging; Purchasing decisions; Tourism; Ratchaprapa Dam; purchase decisions

eISSN 2514-7528 © 2019. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRAcE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) andcE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. 
https://doi.org/10.21834/jabs.v4i12.325

Published

2018-11-25

How to Cite

Simsiri, S., Smitinand, R., & Eiambua, M. (2018). A Development of Product Packaging for Promoting Community-Based Tourism in Ratchaprapa Dam, Khao Sok National Park, Thailand. Journal of ASIAN Behavioural Studies, 4(12), 1-11. https://doi.org/10.21834/jabs.v4i12.325

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