In a dynamic business climate, it can be difficult for business executives and managers to keep up with the constantly changing conditions involving multiple markets and competitors. Research Optimus provides an effective way to keep a watchful eye on everything of importance with a comprehensive set of services regarding competitive intelligence research and analysis.
Due to technological progress, markets often converge — this can increase competition in unexpected ways. Research Optimus can help you keep up-to-date with trend analysis and detailed profiles of new competitors.
Competitive intelligence research and analysis involves confidential and sensitive details. To address potential concerns, it is advisable that businesses work with experienced and trusted providers such as Research Optimus. Additional precautions include choosing a competitive intelligence research partner that strictly follows compliance guidelines and guards your company information with a comprehensive non-disclosure agreement (NDA) — ROP does both.
In recessionary environments, competitive pressures frequently increase. To help you respond to both expected and unexpected competitive tensions, Research Optimus provides an extensive collection of specialized services that can help you anticipate and respond to your competitors in a timely fashion — details are provided in the next paragraph.
Because effective action regarding actual and potential competitors covers a lot of territory, ROP offers a diversified mix of advanced services to address any of the varying needs you might have:
ROP helps you to get to know your competitors in detail by preparing quantitative rankings, threat analysis such as SWOT and analytic models based on a BCG (growth-share) matrix. This process deserves special attention, and we include a management overview and detailed company profiles.
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Research Optimus evaluates markets and industries by competition analysis, Porter's Five Forces and PEST analysis. We provide macroeconomic factors and growth perspectives that define the extent of market opportunities.
ROP assesses competitors by benchmarks defining performance, technology and other parameters. Our team compares products and services as well as corporate procedures.
Research Optimus observes, analyzes and reports on research and development progress by competitors. We use technology scouting and published technological reports to establish new developments and trends.
ROP constantly scans the competitive environment for new developments. We provide specific ad hoc notifications, newsletters and periodic updates that notify you about new regulations, alliances, market entry barriers, technologies, subsidies, services, products and suppliers.
Research Optimus can support merger and acquisition activities before, during and after transactions. We provide case studies, peer group analysis, financial analysis, scenario analysis and strategic maneuvers.
ROP screens published media sources that provide a wealth of public data to help in the assessment of competitors. We evaluate marketing campaigns, lobbying activities, job openings, advertisements, product offerings, research publications, press releases and financial reports.
Research Optimus identifies potential threats to each client company's business operations and assets. This acts as an ongoing form of due diligence and allows risk to be managed and controlled.
ROP develops more detailed information about customer satisfaction with both qualitative and quantitative research surveys. This facilitates comparing internal customer satisfaction with that of competitors.
Research Optimus takes a close look at your own workforce in comparison to competitive human resources. We include HR policies, compensation packages and observations by leading industry experts.
ROP analyzes social media channels employed by competitors. We provide statistics and evaluate consumer trends regarding major sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Research Optimus can provide detailed strategies to employ versus competitors. Additional options include win/loss analysis and scenario planning.
ROP analyzes pricing strategies used by competitors. We assess the effectiveness of discount strategies, analyze trends and develop predictions based upon pricing behavior.
Research Optimus appraises the financial strength of competitors. We look at capital structure analysis, debt and liquidity ratios and cash flow based upon income statements and balance sheets.
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ROP keeps an eye on websites of competitors for new information and announcements. We provide notifications based upon your instructions.
Research Optimus tracks the performance of suppliers. Our team analyzes your competitors' supplier networks to reveal both threats and opportunities.
Why should you select Research Optimus as your competitive intelligence research partner? Here are five major benefits:
How you deal with competitive pressures on a daily basis can make all the difference in shaping what your bottom line looks like next year and five years from now. Research Optimus can provide a timely and cost-effective approach to competitive intelligence research and analysis. Contact Us
Flexible hourly pricing methodology for one-time research needs, and dedicated full-time equivalent resource allocation for on-going projects.
ISO 9001:2008 standard quality assurance and defined quality polices to ensure data collection and presentation accuracy levels are consistent.
Customer information and project confidentiality secured by Non-disclosure Agreements and project data by workstation security policies.
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