Manufacturing footprint and cost structure of competitors
A multinational chemical company required insights into the manufacturing facility, production process and cost structure of their competitors' products. Using advanced CI techniques - secondary research and primary interviews, and an analysis of financial data - ValueNotes was able to gather multiple discreet data points about their manufacturing facilities and costs involved in the different manufacturing processes.
Competitive intelligence study on retread rubber manufacturers
A retreading material manufacturer required CI on its competitors - organizational structures, financials, product pricing and future investment plans with respect to pre-cured tread rubber, vulcanizing cement and bonding gum. Interviews with senior executives and sales employees, ex-employees and distributors provided insights into the future strategy of these firms and also helped triangulate the information from secondary sources.
Market assessment of anti-slip paints in Europe
A leading chemical company in Europe wanted to establish the market potential for anti-slip paints & coatings in the region, and determine the competitive landscape. Our research provided information on manufacturers of anti-slip paints in Germany, France and Italy; market size by value & volume; total number of dealers & distributors of paints; and a break-up of the market by different channels in the supply chain.