Swot Analysis Of Heineken
* Lack of proper marketing strategy in local market. * Sales of company are much lesser than other competitors like Heineken.
Strengths: * Largest brewer in the world. * It is second largest brewer in China, which have 7% annual growth in beer consumption. * They follow the principal of central coordination purchase which help to achieve more efficiency. * Got well known international like Beck’s and Stella Artois which helps in marketing.
* Lack of innovation. * Lack of product differentiation. They don’t have anything different from other brewers being the market leader.
Scottish and Newcastle:
* It is market leader in UK, France and Russia. * Forth largest brewer in Europe in terms of volume. * They take risk by investing in new places like Ukraine and Baltic countries. * Emphasises on development of innovative and premium beers.
* They are closing their inefficient breweries instead of finding solution to the problem, so they lack proper …show more content…
Impact of Trends on the Companies
Heineken (Netherlands): * Due to the restriction on the alcoholic products in Europe, so it is obvious that there would be negative impact on Heineken Company as it is a Europe based company. * This company always transferring their effective expertise and latest technology to their targeting countries to promote their domestic players. * It is shown in the case that there is decreasement in beer consumption across Europe, so they are looking for the new places and searching for opportunities. Grolsch (Netherlands)
This company is having the authority from the government to sell the appreciated Americas miller brand in this country.
As it is shown in the case that more than half of the sale came overseas, so there was no greater impact of restrictions and awareness on this company.
The production of this company is like as a enhancing competence in trend. InBev