Tom Ameduri
Director of Sales and Marketing

About The Author

30 year + industry veteran with vast manufacturer and retail store knowledge. Active NHRA drag racer and avid boater. Loves racing in general, fabricating and making things go fast and of course dogs. Gotta love dogs.

4 Tips To Create An Effective MAP Policy

For all types of business, map policies play quite an important role here. Maybe the traditional old business may not have an idea about the technicalities of minimum advertised pricing, but being a new generation business person you must know it all.  When you are all set to apply MAP policy in your business you must gather knowledge about how to prepare the above perfect policy paper. For that, you can take help from an antitrust lawyer.  Starting from making the policy paper to MAP enforcement, they will be able to give you the best suggestions.

Tips for Creating an Effective MAP Policy

Apart from this yeah he will also get to know about the tips to prepare an effective map policy.  Let’s know them first,

Define Your Policy Guideline Well

One of the most important things for any kind of policy paper is, clearly defining the guidelines.  We knew mentioned the guidelines of a policy, it automatically helps others to understand it well. The words you use to prepare the guidelines must be very simple; Otherwise, it won’t be possible for everyone to get the points. Let’s say you have identified a violation and for that, you were asking for a penalty. But if the competitors or your resellers haven’t understood it, you want to be able to take an action.

Mention The Penalties For Violations

When you are making a policy paper, you must keep in mind that along with the safe sides, you will also identify some violations.  And detecting the violations can also be considered one of the major purposes of the minimum advertised pricing policy. In the policy paper, you must mention the penalties as well; it will help others to be aware.  And when people get aware, automatically the percentage of violations will be decreased. MAP enforcement also plays important role here.

 The Policy Must Be Unique

The best part about MAP Policy is it is you can create your policies with full freedom.  Of course, there will be some rules and regulations for making policy.  If you want to know the policies, consult a lawyer first.  And then start making the paper.  The guidelines and the rules of policy depend on every single business. The reason is nothing but the industry and the expectations from business always vary depending on the person. That’s why it is always suggested to all to be 100% unique about the guidelines of your MAP policy paper.

Wrap Up

No matter to which business industry you belong, every business has different requirements, needs, and expectations. That’s why MAP Policy paper is always different from your competitors. So if you are making such papers for the first time, make sure you maintain all the above-mentioned tips. Also, start doing your research and consult with experienced people to jump into the further procedure. But apart from consulting with experienced personnel, it is always recommended to hire a trustworthy lawyer who can give you the best suggestions professionally. This way you will be able to ensure 100% safety.

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