Sensodyne SWOT Analysis, USP & Competitors

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SWOT Analysis of Sensodyne with USP, Competition, STP (Segmentation, Targeting, Positioning) - Marketing Analysis

Sensodyne

Parent Company

GSK

Category

Oral Healthcare

Sector

FMCG

Tagline/ Slogan

World’s no. 1 sensitivity toothpaste

USP

helps relieves the sensitive teeth problems

STP

Segment

Oral care products- toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash and dental floss

Target Group

Middle and upper class

Positioning

Recommended by all the dentists worldwide for sensitive teeth

SWOT Analysis

Strengths

1. Very well accepted in the market and enjoys the trust associated with GSK brand.
2. Testimonial ads from doctors have worked well to strengthen the brand.

3. It created a minor sub-category in toothpaste segment and the only brand available in the category

4. Due to strong parent brand, good distribution and availability

Weaknesses

1. Not a very strong brand in emerging economies compared to normal toothpaste brands

2. Little more expensive than competitors

Opportunities

1. Can leverage on the unique positioning and differentiation it has achieved

2. People are not aware of the special needs for sensitive teeth, create awareness and capture large market.
3. The brand can target kids and youth also since they frequently suffer from such problems

Threats

1. Not much awareness in the market regarding the effectiveness of the product.
2. Lot of competition in the market from regular toothpaste brands.

Competition

Competitors

1. Pepsodent
2. Colgate Sensitive



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