CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies that effectively manage competitor's information have success stories such as- Company G recently entered a new arena in gathering advance competitive intelligence. The company discovered that a competitor was offering a lower price for its product. Company G's competitive intelligence group collected information on the lower price and other product benefits. Through its research, Company G discovered some weaknesses in the competitor product's quality. When the CI group informed marketing, the company put together a counter response. Due to advanced planning, Company G successfully maintained market share for that particular product.
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Sample of Key Findings:
-- Centralized CI functions are better positioned to impact strategy
-- Focus on implementing strategic recommendations to increase ability to
proactively manage the competition
-- Empower competitive intelligence groups to accept more responsibility
for making and implementing strategic recommendations
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