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10 Facts about Your Competitors Ballymena

Make sure you are asking yourself the right questions and gathering the right pieces of information. Read on and get more information about business competition.

Epec Business Consultants
028 90923475
2-14 East Bridge Street

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White Water Consulting
028 90618067
196 Upper Lisburn Road

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Lurgan Forward
028 38349149
Castle Lane

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Causeway Enterprise Agency Ltd
028 70356318
Loughanhill Industrial Estate

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Kpd Solutions
028 71811880
42 Campsie Industrial Estate

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Peer Consulting
028 90662888
Wellington Park

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Mac 2 Consulting
028 92617114
88 Main Street

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People Management Solutions
028 90402596
15 Laurel Grove Avenue

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D Fitzpatrick & Associates
028 90799224
64 Garland Hill

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Real Statistics
028 91473700
614 Gransha Road

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10 Facts about Your Competitors

Information is at the heart of any successful business. But make sure you are asking yourself the right questions and gathering the right pieces of information – especially when it comes to your competitors.

  1. How is their business performing overall, are they profitable?
  2. What products do they offer and what are the strengths and weaknesses of each of them?
  3. Who are their top customers and how do they manage them?
  4. What’s their core target market, is it growing or declining? If it is declining what are they doing about it?
  5. How much are they investing in new product development and what’s currently flavour of the month?
  6. What external factors effect them – for example the political situation, legislation, world events (e.g. global recession, the introduction of the Euro etc)
  7. Do they respect, fear, ridicule your business, or are they indifferent?
  8. Are they better, or worse, than you on the critical business success factors: product range, customer service, innovation, brand etc.
  9. How are they positioning and promoting themselves and their products?
  10. How much of a threat do they represent to you and in what way? What are you going to do about it?
If you’re struggling to find out about your competitors and would like some ideas and tips you can down load our Fact Sheets:
Research Techniques and 4 Steps to Better Competitor Intelligence .

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