What Are The Competitive Advantage Of Amazon

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ii. Capabilities
Amazon.com, Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Best Buy Co., and Target Corporation have large revenues and market share. Amazon.com can decrease costs for more competitive pricing as well as offer potentially valuable bundles. Other competitors in both gaming and communications are Saturn, Carrefour, Auchan, FNAC, as well as K-Mart, apart from JB HiFi stores, Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, Boost, Sprint MetroPCS, and GoPhone. Their capabilities are in their technological resources and market footprint. In terms of consoles, Sony and Microsoft have strong brands and manufacturing strengths. iii. Competitive Advantages Amazon.com, Inc., Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Best Buy Co., and Target Corporation have competitive advantages in
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The AT&T branded stores are selling pre and post-paid AT&T services, DirecTV service and wireless products, including mobile accessories and other consumer electronics merchandise (Reuters, 2017). Similarly, pre-paid AT&T services, wireless goods, and related accessories are available Cricket branded stores (Reuters, 2017). Simply Mac has a total of 50 stores and sells Apple products and related accessories on top of other consumer electronics products (Reuters, 2017). For additional business, Simply Mac provides certified training, warranty and repair services to its customers (Reuters,…show more content…
Strategic Analysis
a. Corporate-Level Strategy and International Strategy GameStop has mostly focused on serving Western and affluent markets which are becoming saturated and where high competition is present, especially in terms of software sales. It is not maximize its resources to respond to a strong demand for gaming products and services in existing and new markets. Also, it fails to consider that it should expand in new markets without being exposed to very high risks in new markets and in offering new products and services.
b. Business-Level Strategy
GameStop is proceeding to its diversification strategy well; however, its financial status shows stages of decline. It shows falling revenues and net income. Likewise, either the stocks are undervalued or suggests internal weaknesses. The strength of GameStop is only with dividends or with respect to shareholders.
c. Value Chain
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