Bunnings Market Analysis

4066 Words Apr 14th, 2015 17 Pages
Executive summary

The purpose of this report is to analyse the Australia’s leading hardware store Bunnings in terms of their marketing strategies. The research methodology is based on qualitative research based on secondary sources of information (PESTEL). This helps analyse the marketing strategy and tricks in the Bunnings .The research is based on credible and academic sources which help understand how marketing strategies and tricks benefit Bunnings to obtain economies of scale, Identify market trend and market segmentation. A comparison of marketing plans and identifies the strength and weakness of Bunnings through market matrix. 5 porter forces would help to identify the Bunning position in the market and recommendation for new
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According to Pettinger(2004) The Company extends its pillar of service not only by aiding clients in making decision to shop in stores, but also making it easy for them to drop by the stores and shop. There are two potential competitors existing in the market .There is Woolworths which has an 8% stake of the vast Australian market share and uses its subsidiaries such as Home Hardware and Timer, Thrifty Link, and Masters Home Improvement. There is also Metcash which has a 7.3% market share and uses its two subsidiaries: True Value Hardware and MITRE 10. Bunnings is currently the market leader in Australia (see Appendix figure1.1).Australia’s largest and most profitable home improvement retailer with (9,012,000) customers who shop at Bunnings over period of four week July 2014. This numbers was up in July 2012/13 which was 8,435,000. Bunnings potential competitors are Mitre 10 (1,789,000) and Masters (1,217,000).
Scope of Analysis In this research paper, it will contain different analysis of Bunnings and its competitor. There will be a study why Bunnings is the leading trademark in the market against its competitor. Through PESTEL, 5 porters and Market mix, it will show the different advantages and disadvantage of Bunning’s as a leading brand market. They would be effective and efficient marketing strategy listed to show the competitive advantage of Bunnings compare to its competitor.
PESTEL
PESTLE (PEST) analysis is a concept of the marketing…