And - Five Forces Analysis

And - Five Forces Analysis

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Intensity of Existing Rivalry

Government limits competition (And) Government policies and regulations can dictate the level of competition within the industry. When...
Exit barriers are low (And) When exit barriers are low, weak firms are more likely to leave the market, which will increase the...
Large industry size (And) Large industries allow multiple firms and produces to prosper without having to steal market share...

Bargaining Power of Suppliers

Large number of substitute inputs (And) When there are a large number of substitute inputs, suppliers have less bargaining leverage over...
High competition among suppliers (And) High levels of competition among suppliers acts to reduce prices to producers. This is a positive...
Diverse distribution channel (And) The more diverse distribution channels become the less bargaining power a single distributor will...
Low cost of switching suppliers (And) The easier it is to switch suppliers, the less bargaining power they have. Low supplier switching...

Threat of Substitutes

Bargaining Power of Customers

Large number of customers (And) When there are large numbers of customers, no one customer tends to have bargaining leverage....

Threat of New Competitors

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

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