Competitive Intelligence is key to staying ahead of the competition and thriving in today’s business climate is a function of smart operations and tight fiscal management as well as having your finger on the pulse of the competitive environment. Know your competitor’s strengths and weaknesses can give you the upper hand. Our investigative techniques can locate information not found in the usual places. Lawsuits, credit information, public and restricted records searches can give insights into what is really going on with the competition.
Competitive Intelligence (CI) is the process of studying your competitors and assessing their ability, and basis of competition. Failures to perform the CI process will allow your competitors to grow, prosper, and change without your knowledge, of course until it is too late.
A vast majority of the S&P 500 publicly held companies have active Business Competitive Intelligence departments, according to Forbes Magazine. We offer is a scaleable ability for managers to perform CI assessments on a case-by-case or project basis. The importance of CI is directly proportional to the speed at which an industry changes or to businesses with narrowing margins.