O Charley’s SWOT Analysis, USP & Competitors

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SWOT Analysis of O Charley’s with USP, Competition, STP (Segmentation, Targeting, Positioning) - Marketing Analysis

O Charley’s

Parent Company

American Blue Ribbon Holdings




Food and Beverage

Tagline/ Slogan



Variety in menu and the offers on different days of the week



Food and beverage restaurant chains

Target Group

Southern and Midwestern U.S. mainly, 15 years and above, upper middle class, people who enjoy a conversation with their meal


Multi cuisine fine dining experience

SWOT Analysis


1. Strong, rich heritage of many years
2. More than 200+ restaurants including a few franchises
3. Party options and kids menu on offer
4. Concept of gift cards to induce loyalty

5. Diverse menu

6. Social Network presence


1. Limited stores as compared to big restaurant fast food joints
2. Specialty ingredients might be difficult to store
3. No catering/online ordering facility


1. Growing fondness and preference for a fine dining like experience
2. Opportunities to leverage the brand to further locations/geographies
3. Being a Multi cuisine restaurant anyways, there is an opportunity to have seasonal/special event menus

4. Chance to leverage the ‘Forbes 200 best small companies’ award


1. Multiple players catering to the same segment
2. Restrictive pricing leading to a very niche like TG

3. Increasing costs of raw materials



1. Old Chicago
2. Red Hot & Blue
3. Krystal


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