WP - Five Forces Analysis

WP - Five Forces Analysis

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Intensity of Existing Rivalry

Rivalry is fierce due to the oligopolostic nature of the market (WP) Please edit this page to add a description…
Large industry size (WP) Large industries allow multiple firms and produces to prosper without having to steal market share...
Relatively few competitors (WP) Few competitors mean fewer firms are competing for the same customers and resources, which is a...

Bargaining Power of Suppliers

due to the varying costs of supplies (WP) Please edit this page to add a description…
Supplier power is moderate (WP) Please edit this page to add a description…

Threat of Substitutes

Limited number of substitutes (WP) A limited number of substitutes mean that customers cannot easily find other products or services...

Bargaining Power of Customers

Product is important to customer (WP) When customers cherish particular products they end up paying more for that one product. This...
Large number of customers (WP) When there are large numbers of customers, no one customer tends to have bargaining leverage....

Threat of New Competitors

Strong distribution network required (WP) Weak distribution networks mean goods are more expensive to move around and some goods don’t get to...
Strong brand names are important (WP) If strong brands are critical to compete, then new competitors will have to improve their brand...
Advanced technologies are required (WP) Advanced technologies make it difficult for new competitors to enter the market because they have to...
Industry requires economies of scale (WP) Economies of scale help producers to lower their cost by producing the next unit of output at lower...
Patents limit new competition (WP) Patents that cover vital technologies make it difficult for new competitors, because the best...
Geographic factors limit competition (WP) If existing competitors have the best geographical locations, new competitors will have a...
Customers are loyal to existing brands (WP) It takes time and money to build a brand. When companies need to spend resources building a brand,...
Entry barriers are high (WP) When barriers are high, it is more difficult for new competitors to enter the market. High entry...

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