National Hockey League NHL USA SWOT Analysis, USP & Competitors

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SWOT Analysis of National Hockey League NHL USA with USP, Competition, STP (Segmentation, Targeting, Positioning) - Marketing Analysis

National Hockey League USA

Parent Company

NHL USA

Category

Professional Ice Hockey League

Sector

Sports and Entertainment

Tagline/ Slogan

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USP

The premier professional ice hockey league in the world

STP

Segment

All ice hockey fans

Target Group

Male in the age group 15-60

Positioning

The premier ice hockey league with all the leading players playing in the league

SWOT Analysis

Strengths

1. The Stanley Cup, which is awarded to the winner of the league, is one of the most coveted titles in American Sports
2. Presence of highly skilled players from across the globe
3.High Revenue from sponsorship and television rights
4. Loyal fan base for every team resulting in high audience in every match

5. Although the fan base is lower as compared to NBA and other US leagues, but they have a highly affluent fan base

6.Advocates in a number of charitable causes like “Hockey Fights Cancer” which further enhanced its brand image

Weaknesses

1.Lower fan base when compared to the other professional leagues in USA
2.Various labour disputes, which had led to the cancellation
3.Very low penetration in emerging markets like Asia

Opportunities

1.Shift towards digital technology to market its products to its highly affluent fan base
2.Association with broadcasters to popularize the sport in Asia

Threats

1.Threat from the other professional leagues like NBA, NFL etc
2.Like every other sport, the threat of doping maligning the league is always there

Competition

Competitors

1.NBA
2.NFL
3.MLB



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