Vol. 5 No. 3-4 (2011)
Articles

Globalisation of commercial theme parks case: The Walt Disney Company

Published December 31, 2011
Patrick De Groote
Universiteit Hasselt & KULeuven
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De Groote, P. . (2011). Globalisation of commercial theme parks case: The Walt Disney Company. Applied Studies in Agribusiness and Commerce, 5(3-4), 21-28. https://doi.org/10.19041/APSTRACT/2011/3-4/2

In this contribution we focus on the globalisation of commercial theme parks with Walt Disney Company as the best known case study. After definitions and historical background of theme parks, we analyse the visitors key factors. For the Walt Disney Cie we start with some historical facts, we set up a SWOT-analysis and focus then on Euro Disneyland Paris, the biggest theme park of Europe.