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About the VDBA Step One: Getting Started Step Two: Operating a BusinessStep Three: Business Plan

Business Plan Entry Form

Part VI: The Marketing Plan (continued)

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3. Competitive Analysis (for a form that will help you analyze information on your competitors, click here but SAVE any information you have typed into the form via the button below before exiting this page. )

A. Who are your competitors?

Competitor #1

1. Name:

2. Address:

3. Phone:

4. Web Address:

5. Price charged for each competitive product or service (list each):

Competitor #2

1. Name:

2. Address:

3. Phone:

4. Web Address:

5. Price charged for each competitive product or service (list each):

Competitor #3

1. Name:

2. Address:

3. Phone:

4. Web Address:

5. Price charged for each competitive product or service (list each):

Competitor #4

1. Name:

2. Address:

3. Phone:

4. Web Address:

5. Price charged for each competitive product or service (list each):


B. Summary (for a form that will help you analyze information on your competitors, click here but SAVE any information you have typed into the form via the button below before exiting this page. How many competitors are located within a 10-mile radius of my business? Note: just write the amount here. It is not necessary to write a complete sentence.


C. What is the average price charged for a product for service similar to mine? Note: just write the amount without the dollar sign.

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